Food Services


Shepherds Pie

Who We Are and What We Do

VIU Food Services is proud to open Mt. Benson Market. A response to the current rules and regulations surrounding COVID-19. 

The market operates Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in a grab & go format.  Our offerings will include an assortment of hot and cold beverages.  We have healthy, fresh options to satisfy all of your cravings throughout the day.  Don't forget to check out our ever changing dinner options that are ready to heat and eat.

Don't want the extra stop at the grocery store on the way home?  Check out our convenience store section of the market.

Mt. Benson Market Menu


Rotational Dinner Menu

Available for students living in residence that due to COVID-19 are required to quarantine for 14 days







For changes to your meal card please submit the attached meal card plan, to the following email address


Changes to your meal card requests submitted Monday thru Thursday by 7:00 a.m. will take place within the 24 hour period. Changes submitted after 7:00 a.m. on Thursday will be reviewed the following Monday.

Campus Catering

Currently we are undergoing renovations. Stay tuned for updates.  If you have specific questions please contact us through the following link

Fantastic Prizes Throughout the Year!

Did you know that we regularly hold prize draws and contests throughout the year? For updates and details about contests, draws and prizes, email us at with a request to be added to our mailing list.

Supporting Canadian Businesses

VIU Food Services serves delicious hot drinks made by amazing Canadian companies. From high-quality Salt Spring Coffee™ to environmentally-friendly Camino™ Hot Chocolate, you can enjoy your drink while proudly supporting organic and fairtrade certified businesses.

Hours & Locations

Mt Benson Market


8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday

Building 305

Upper Cafeteria, Building 300

  • Closed  

Lower Cafeteria & Bakery, Building 185

  • Closed