Frequently Asked Questions & Answers



What Gift Cards do you accept on campus?

We accept the following franchise gift cards: Panda Express, TSU Juice It Up,  and Baja Fresh Express. Also, you can purchase a Campus Dining Gift Card that can be used at Carl's Jr., Baja Fresh Express, Pieology, and TOGO'S on campus.

Where can I find nutritional information?

If the location is a franchise operation, nutritional brochures or posters are always available in-store. Just ask an employee.

Wait, you don’t operate all the food and beverage options on campus?

We operate the TSU Food Court*, Starbucks, Carl’s Jr., Nutwood Café - Avanti Market, Food Trucks, Concessions, OC Choice Express and, Vending Machines. Campus Dining does not operate the convenience stores or the Gastronome.

*We oversee Panda Express, Hibachi-San and Juice It Up but are not the franchisee.

Why do you have to show your student I.D. for the sales tax exemption?

By law we are allowed to offer students sales tax exemption. Therefore by law we cannot assume you are a student and need to see an appropriate form of student identification (i.e. your campus I.D.). This should be the standard for all of our locations.

What payment options are available?

We accept Campus Dining gift card, cash, TitanCard, certain franchise gift cards, debit or credit cards. CalFresh Restaurant Meals Program (RMP) is accepted at Baja Fresh Express, TOGO'S, Pieology, and Carl's Jr. 

TitanTender is accepted at Baja Fresh Express, TOGO'S, Pieology, Hibachi-San, Panda Express, Carl's Jr., Starbucks TSU, Starbucks Pollak Library, and Starbucks CBE. For more information on TitanTender, visit the Division of Information Technology's FAQ pageOpens in new window .

What fundraising opportunities are available?

Campus clubs can fundraise with Panda Express by submitting a request on Panda Express’s fundraising pageOpens in new window .

Where can I get information regarding residential dining at the Gastronome?

To learn more about meal plans and residential dining at the Gastronome, please visit www.csuftitaneats.comOpens in new window .