5 Vegetarian and Vegan-Friendly Colleges
If you are following a special diet, whether vegetarian or vegan, your lifestyle choice doesn’t need to stop at the college cafeteria!
In fact, many colleges have been (and still are) embracing ways to offer their students healthy choices–which often includes amazing vegetarian entrees.
5 Colleges with Vegetarian and Vegan-Friendly Options
At Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, One World Café features meatless stews, pastas, and entrees. They don’t stop there! Coffee and eye-appealing desserts are also a part of this unique dining option.
Students dining inside this Evanston, Illinois college will find a lot to love! In fact, the entire college cafeteria encourages students to go meatless once a week as part of their Meatless Monday initiative. With many vegan students, a number that seems to be growing, they make sure to offer foods that satisfy their needs–but are appealing to non-vegan students as well.
Vegan and vegetarian students love the on-campus eatery known as Roots! Not only will you find a fabulous assortment of vegetarian and vegan-friendly items, but the entire school has pledged to only use cage-free eggs in all of its restaurants in a large-scale effort to be environmentally responsible!
Committed to socially responsible food sourcing, this Middletown, Connecticut college includes creative vegan-friendly options. Students are always amazed by the palate-pleasing options whipped up inside this liberal arts college cafeteria.
Indiana University Bloomington
This large Bloomington, Indiana college details where to find vegetarian and vegan-friendly items on campus. You can look at daily menus online for these options or for the label. Look for vegetarian sushi rolls, a large salad bar, black beans or tofu as meat substitutions, and other choices as well as a part of your meal plan.
Dining in College
The best way to see if a college fits the way you live is to see it in person! Make the college campus visit. Walk around, talk to students about the vegetarian or vegan options, and take a peek inside the cafeteria.
You’ve got a lot of choices now–this is a very short list of an ever-growing number of colleges and universities that are vegan and vegetarian friendly!