Dining on Campus

Wallace State students, employees, and visitors enjoy a variety of meal options on campus. Local restaurants and fast-food establishments are also located within a short walk or drive from campus.

Wally's Grill

Wally's Grill is located in the Gudger Student Center. It is open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Visit the Grill's Facebook page for Soup of the Day updates and more information. 

The Grill is where Residence Hall students who are enrolled in the Meal Plan take their meals, which include hot meal options for dinner.

Dining with Wallace State's Culinary Arts Program

The Wallace State Culinary Arts program serves lunch most Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Cafe at the School of Nursing and Center for Science, located at the north end of campus. All meals are $5 each, including a choice of tea or water. Tax is included. The menu features gourmet as well as lighter fare, and rotates approximately monthly.  (Meals are served as takeout only at this time.) Notifications of dates and menus are sent to your WSCC email. 

Current Menu - March 22, 2023 only

Salad: Cobb Salad 

Fresh, tender greens, dressed in a simple, Italian dressing, decorated with soft boiled eggs, ham, Romano cheese, crispy bacon, fresh tomatoes, and a blue cheese.  

Soup: Mince Beef Minestrone 

Delectable brothy soup, served with minced beef, penne, carrots, corn, green beans, shaved leeks, tomatoes, thinly sliced cabbage, roasted garlic, and fresh herbs.  

Sandwich: Italian Panini 

Baked in house, Ciabatta bread with a savory tomato sauce, hickory smoked pork, genoa salami, green bell peppers, capicola ham, and melted white cheddar cheese.  

Pasta: Fettuccini Blush 

Fettuccini noodles covered in a homemade blush sauce (Alfredo and tomato sauce). Served with grilled Chicken and Italian Sausage.  

Entrée: Slice of Venice Pizza 

Homemade pizza dough with a red sauce base and a cheese blend of Mozzarella, Asiago, and Fontina topped with sausage, genoa salami, colorful olives, Roma tomatoes and green bell peppers. 

Combo: Soup, Salad or Sandwich Combo

Can’t decide between a soup, salad or sandwich? Let us help with our combo meal! Choose two half items instead. You have a choice of a half Sandwich, a half Salad or a half Soup.

Food for Thought

The Wallace State Campus Ministries organization hosts its Food For Thought meal on the first and third Monday of each month, as the schedule allows, in the Student Center Lobby, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Area churches bring in food to serve in support of the program. A donation of at least $2 is encouraged, with funds used to support student mission trips. Keep an eye on the Wallace State Calendar of Events for dates.

Food Trucks

On occasion, the Wallace State Alumni Association will invite food trucks on campus. Alumni Association members are usually given a discount of some kind during these visits. Keep an eye on the Wallace State Calendar of Events for dates.


Wallace State Meal Plan

Meal Plan Rates   Plan A (8 Meals per week)   Plan B (12 Meals per week)    
Fall and Spring Semesters     $850.00     $1050.00    
Summer Semester   $500.00   $600.00

Nearby Eating Establishments

There are numerous chain and locally-owned eating establishments near the Wallace State Community College Campus. Some offer discounts with Wallace State ID cards, just ask!

  • Cafe Tula Taqueria
  • Dairy Queen
  • Domino’s Pizza
  • Hanceville Drug Company (Ice Cream Parlor)
  • Hanceville Exxon
  • Jack’s Hamburgers
  • Luna’s BBQ
  • Lupe’s Mexican Restaurant
  • McDonald’s
  • Pop's Cafe
  • Reyes Pizza
  • Subway
  • Taco Bell 
  • Warehouse Discount Grocery Deli