The Hot Spot

The Hot Spot is one of 2 all-you-care-to-eat locations made up of 7 platforms:

  • Bella Trattoria - pizza, soup and pasta dishes
  • Flying Star Diner - burgers, chicken sandwiches, hot dogs and fries
  • Basic Kneads - full salad bar, soups and made-to-order paninis, wraps and sandwiches
  • Simple Servings - food-allergy friendly zone (this location is void of 7 of the 8 big allergens with fin fish sometimes being served)
  • Wild Mushroom - vegan and vegetarian entrees and sides
  • Magellans - international entrees, hand tossed salads and comfort foods
  • 360 Grill - Mongolian-style wok

Academic Year Hours


  • 7 a.m.–9 p.m.


  • 7 a.m.–8 p.m.


  • 9:30 a.m.–8 p.m.


The Hot Spot is located in the University Union.

Payment Options

Meal Plan "meals", Dining Dollars, cash, credit or debit, and JDE

Summer 2015 rates:
Summer Door Rates Chart

Menu and nutrition

The Hot Spot is currently running on a summer schedule.  Please visit the Campus Dining mobile app to view the day's menu.