Humboldt State University

Residents in the J

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this week's J menu:


Everyday at The J

  • Breakfast:
    Waffle Mix, Pancake Mix, Make Your Own Eggs, Fresh Bagels, Bulk Cereal, Yogurt Bar, Fresh Fruit Bar
  • Lunch:
    Made-to-Order Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit, Bottled Drinks, Ice Cream Bar, Salad Bar, Packaged Snacks, and Locally made Candy.
  • Dinner:
    Homemade Deserts, Salad Bar, Hot Soup, Ice Cream Bar, Local and Gourmet Ice Cream, Packaged Snacks and Desserts.

The J Grill


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Try a new veggie at The "J"

Past veggies of the week included organic yellow baby carrots, organic mache, arugula, radicchio, belgian endive, yellow fingerlings and purple potatoes, local leeks and rutabagas, jicama, and Diakon radish. These nutritious, delicious veggies were big hits!


Did you know?

Look for these local products at all your favorite HSU Dining Services locations:

Sjaak’s Chocolates
Brio Bread and Pastries
Drake’s Glen Creations Candy
Humboldt Creamery Dairy Products
Tofu Shop
Obento Sushi
Casa Lindra
Los Bagels
Vellutini Baking Co.
Eel River Organic Beef
Royal Cookie Capers
Humboldt Bay Coffee Company
Humboldt Grass Feed Beef
G Farms
Pierce Farms
Arcata Educational Farm
Sacho Strawberries
Wild Rose Farms

…and more!


Organics on the Salad Bar!

Make a delicious salad that's good for you and the planet! Visit our salad bar and try these organic options:

Cherry Tomatoes
Garbanzo Beans
Kidney Beans
Sunflower Shoots (locally grown)
Pea Shoots (locally grown)
Honey Mustard Dressing
Goddess Dressing

... and more coming soon!


Vegan? Vegetarian? Got Allergies?

The "J" is proud to offer alternative products including vegan, lactose-free rice cheeses, vegan Tofurkey slices, and gluten-free rice bread on our Sandwich Bar. Ask your sandwich maker for these tasty alternatives!

View Fall Semester Dining Schedule.


* = VEGAN Most Dinner Bars contain vegan options. 

Saturday 12/13/14


Bacon, Sausage Patties, Scrambled Eggs, Ham and Cheese Scrambled Eggs, Garden Veggie Casserole, Pancakes, Potato Slices*, Oatmeal*, Apple Turnovers & Taco Bar.


Buffalo Wings, BBQ Wings, Teriyaki Wings, Vegan Wings, Assorted Meat and Veggie Pizzas, Garlic Fries, Onion Rings, Nacho Plates. 

Sunday 12/14/14


Sausage Links, Bacon, Eggs Benedict, Fried Eggs, Texas Toast, Quick Grits*, Potato Triangles*, Potatoes with Green Onion, Bell Pepper, and Cheese; Cinnamon Rolls & Sandwich Bar.


Chicken Florentine, New York Steak with Mushrooms, Cheese Ravioli with Pesto Cream Sauce, Vegan Polenta with Grilled Eggplant*, Onion Rings, Mini Baked Potato Bar, Artichokes*, Veggie Medley* & Dinner Rolls

 * = VEGAN Most Dinner Bars contain vegan options. 

Week 17 of 17 for this Semester

Finals Week

December 15th – 19th, 2014

Monday 12/15/14


Turkey Sausage Patties, Bacon, Hardboiled Eggs, Breakfast Burritos with Chorizo and Cheese, Breakfast Burrito with Cheese, Pancakes, Tater Barrels*, Oatmeal*


Italian Sausage and roasted Peppers & Onions, Open-face Avocado, Bacon , Tomato and Cheese sandwich, Fiesta Rice*, Lox and Bagels, Chicken Enchilada with Verde Sauce, Fries, Corn* &  Sandwich Bar


The J will close at 7:00 PM tonight to reset for the Free Pancake Breakfast from 8 PM to 10 PM

The J Grill will be open regular hours of 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM.



Tequila Lime Cilantro Chicken, Pork Ribs, Au Gratin Potatoes, Vegan Bok Choy Stir Fry w/ Peanut Sauce*, Rice*, Veggie Eggrolls, Fiesta Rice, Sautéed Rainbow Chard * &

Pasta Bar

Cheese Shells, Meat Cannelloni, Garden Rotini, Linguini, Cavatappi, Gluten Free Pasta, Pesto Sauce, Marinara, Meat Sauce

Tuesday 12/16/14


Bacon, Ham, Garden Omelets, Sausage Cheese Omelets, Belgian Waffles, Waffles w/ Strawberries, Hashbrowns* and Malt-O-Meal*.


Three Cheese Calzone, Chicken Pesto Calzone, Beef Tostados, Veggie Tostados*, Jambalaya, Black Beans*, Baby Carrots*, Cornbread & Sandwich Bar.


BBQ Chicken, Grilled Pork Chops, Cheesy Stuffed Potatoes, Chicken Chow Mien, Vegan Chow Mien*, Brown Rice*, Broccoli*, Dinner Rolls* and

Breakfast Bar

Bacon, Sausage Patties, Scrambled Eggs, Texas Toast, Biscuits and Gravy,  Potatoes triangles, Potatoes w/cheese and green onions, Oatmeal

Wednesday 12/17/14


Sausage Links, Turkey Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Scrambled Eggs with Cheese, French Toast, Breakfast Cupcakes, Potato Slices* & Cream of Wheat*


Beef and Broccoli, Sweet & Sour Chicken, Kung Pao Chicken, Fried Rice, Veggie Stir Fry w/ Tofu*, Sticky Rice*, Chicken Potstickers, Veggie Eggrolls & Sandwich Bar.


Last night for J Grill.

London Broil, Meat Lasagna, Veggie Lasagna, Chicken Parmesan, Veggie Medley*, Garlic Bread, Herb Roasted Potato* and

Slider Bar -                                                                                      

Burger Slider, Deep Fried Fish Sliders, Chicken Sliders, Hot Dogs/Mini, Fries, Jalapeno onion strips, Meat chili, Pepper Jack, Cheddar, Swiss, Assorted Aioli Sauces, America Cheese, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Mustard, Ketchup, Mayo, Sliced Onions, Tartar Sauce, Pickles, Diced Onions, & Grated Cheddar Cheese. 

Thursday 12/18/14


Sausage Patties, Kielbasa Pieces, Fried Eggs, Raisin Bread French Toast, Private Reserve Potatoes*, Rosemary Potato Frittata, Cream of Rice*.


French Dip Sandwiches, Assorted Meat Pizzas, Veggie Pizza, Cheese Pizza, Grilled Tofu and
Black Bean Hummus on Whole Wheat w/ Arugula, Artichoke & Roasted Pepper Concasse*, Artichoke Casserole, Fries & Sandwich Bar.


J Grill closed.

Italian Stuffed Flank Steak, Chicken Marbella, Penne w/ Tomato, Lemon, & Basil*; Rice Pilaf, Spinach Rolls, Vegan Steamed Potatoes & Parsley*, Fresh Asparagus*, Dinner Rolls*and

Fish-n-Chips Bar -

Baked Seasonal Fresh Fish/Papaya Salsa, Pub Style Fish, Clam Strips, Popcorn Shrimp, Steak Fries, Rice Pilaf, Clam Chowder & Clam Chowder/w Bread Bowl

Friday 12/19/14


Chicken Apple Sausage, Italian Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Scrambled Eggs w Ham, Lemon Blueberry Pancakes, Hashbrown Triangles*, and Oatmeal*.


Steak Fajitas, Black Beans*, Fiesta Rice*, Fish Taco, Brown Rice, French Fries*, Roasted Veggies/Steamed Kale, Open faced Portabella Mushroom Sandwich w/ Chipotle Sauce, Greek Salad & Sandwich Bar


J Grill closed

The J closes at 6:30 PM tonight for the end of the semester.

Click here for break Dining schedule

Rice Pilaf, Muffuletta Panini, Brown Rice*, Fresh Fish w/Béarnaise Sauce, Vegan Grilled Teriyaki Tofu Cutlet with Snow Peas, Mushrooms Green Onions*, Cheese Manicotti, Fries, Veggies*, Dinner Rolls* and

Saturday 12/20/14

All Dining Units closed except Giant’s Cupboard will be open from 11:30 to 6:00 PM 

Sunday 12/21/2014

All Dining Units closed except Giant’s Cupboard will be open from 11:30 to 6:00 PM

 * = VEGAN Most Dinner Bars contain vegan options.