Special Events & Monotony Breakers

Study Breaks

Do you have a meal plan? Need a break from studying? If so, come join us for a Study Break!!

Bear Plan holders, please read the important disclaimer at the bottom of this page!

Study Breaks are designed for the students who have purchased Traditional Meal Plans or Bear Plans. Study Breaks are offered during finals week, Monday through Thursday, as a stress reliever for students studying for finals.

All students who have a Meal Plan are eligible to enjoy the Study Breaks. Meal Cards will be required for entrance however; the snacks are provided compliments of Dining Services. Bear Plan holders, please read the important disclaimer at the bottom of the page.

Monday - Thursday during Finals Week

Tobey-Kendel Dining Room & Holmes Dining Hall
9:00pm - 10:00pm

  • Monday, May 6th: Chips & Dip, Veggie Tray
  • Tuesday, May 7th: Chocolate Fondue, Fruit Tray
  • Wednesday, May 8th: Ice Cream Novelties, Cheese & Crackers
  • Thursday, May 9th: Brownie Bar, Fruit Tray

Look for these treats... as well as your favorites like soft serve ice cream, milk, cereal, sodas, hot chocolate, and coffee each night!!

Bear Plan holders: Students who have purchased a Bear Plan will see a meal deducted on access to Study Breaks. This meal will be reinstated to the Plan the following morning, the student will not be charged for the Study Break. A Bear Plan holder who chooses to bring guests will have a meal deducted from their account for each guest access, Study Breaks are complimentary only to meal plan holders.

In the event a UNC Student with no meal plan would like to attend Study Breaks, they may purchase access for $9.25 (breakfast cost).

Do you know of another holiday we should be acknowledging? Have an idea for a fun theme dinner we should have? Email us at diningservices@unco.edu for consideration! We would love to hear from you!