Dining Hall Renovation

This summer, Chatham's Anderson Dining Hall is getting a makeover! Construction begins at the end of April 2020, with a grand opening planned in August for the start of the Fall 2020 academic term. Check out this page for the latest updates, floor plans and architectural renderings (all renderings may be subject to change).


What Will Change

The updated design will improve the speed of service, expand seating, and refresh the space with a modern look.

  • Enhanced entrance to improve queuing and traffic patterns
  • Remodeled kitchen, with an increased ability to provide allergen-free foods
  • New multi-concept flexible menu station for hot entrées
  • Dedicated salad, soup, and deli station
  • Flexible seating layouts to accommodate more diners
  • Brand new lighting and furniture

The New Floor Plan

The new layout will optimize the flow of traffic while providing additional seating and food stations.

Download the Floor Plan (pdf)

Temporary Summer Dining

During the renovation process, all Anderson Dining operations will be moved to an air conditioned tent on campus. 

Anderson Dining Hall Renovation

A rendering of the "PCW Room" and sitting area.

Anderson Dining Hall Renovation

A rendering of the new servery area.