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  • Cafeteria

Hungry? Hit one of our campus dining locations for a healthy meal, quick snack or a cup of coffee.

Pokemoto and Surefire Catering

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Locations and Hours

Main Café: 
AA 1st Floor
Café Hours are Monday through Thursday 8am to 2:30pm; Friday – Sunday Closed.

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Surefire Café is OPEN in the CF building! View food menu here.

Surefire Cafe offers a wide-ranging selection of freshly-prepared foods by experienced chefs and will incorporate items for special dietary needs, such as vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy-free and nut allergies. They have hot breakfast and lunch, grab and go options, coffee and barbecue specialties. Their menu includes made-to-order items, ready-made sandwiches, daily specials and their own pit-smoked BBQ. They also have frozen, grab and go pit-smoked boil bags that you can take home to heat up and enjoy their barbecue anytime!

Starting 9/7/21, hours are Mon-Thu – 8am - 4pm; Friday – 8am - 2pm.

App ordering coming soon through the Toast App, available in the Apple Store or Google Play.

Main Café:
LC 1st  Floor
Café Hours are Monday – Thursday, 8am to 7pm. Saturday – Sunday Closed

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Main Café:
MH 1st  Floor
Café Hours are Monday – Thursday, 8am to 2:30pm. Friday – Sunday Closed.

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Main Café:
WAS 1stFloor
Café Hours are Monday – Thursday, 8am to 2:30pm. Friday – Sunday Closed.

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Barnes & Noble Café

Barnes and Noble cafe

Barnes & Noble Cafés proudly serve Starbucks Coffee in addition to all of your favorite pastry items, salads, paninis, pizzas and more.

Locations and Hours

Barnes & Noble Cafés will re-open on July 19th.

ACE Market


ACE Market provides meals, snacks, coffee, and cold beverages on campus 24/7. Enjoy fresh, handmade meals and to-go items, with our delicious hot coffee options! Use your NOVACard or credit/debit card to purchase items at the self-checkout kiosk.


Medical Education Campus (MEC)

  • MEC 2nd Floor Lounge

Vending Machines

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Coca-Cola provides the cold vending machine beverages on NOVA campuses and Gilly Vending provides the snack vending machine products.

Vending Machine Locations on Campus

Coca-Cola has an exclusive agreement with NOVA to provide beverages on all campuses, at events, whether a NOVA-affiliated event or a private event using NOVA facilities. All events serving beverages must use Coca-Cola products.

A portion of all vending commissions is returned to each campus at the beginning of each fiscal year to support capital improvements.


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