Dine on campus
Shop on campus
PPE on campus
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Dining on campus
We heard you loud and clear. The following locations will be opening soon as we continue to repopulate campus.
Vicky Café (MMC)
Spring 2021 Restaurants
FIU will operate a limited number of dining locations for the Spring 2021 semester. See a list of locations operating during this semster below.
- 8th Street Campus Kitchen
- Chick-fil-A (MMC)
- Tropical Smoothie Cafe
- Pollo Tropical
- Panda Express
- Starbucks (Green Library)
- La Ventanita (Barnes & Noble at MMC)
- The Salty Donut (Every Tuesday)
- Sushi Maki
- Market at Breezeway
- Crepe King
- Vicky Café
- Roary’s Bay Cafe (BBC)
Dining at the locations
FIU dining locations will now have seating available indoors at 50% capacity. Masks must be worn at all times until seated. Please pay attention to table signage for seating available and for clean and sanitized tables. There is available outdoor seating designated for dining around campus please follow all Panthers Protecting Panthers signage for available outdoor seating. Remember face coverings must be worn at all times while on campus.
Retail on campus
Barnes & Noble at MMC is open in-person for Spring 2021. Barnes & Noble at MMC and BBC will continue to service online orders and offer free shipping on all orders over $75. Barnes & Noble at MMC is also offering curbside pickup on online orders.
Order on-line now! FIU’s Barnes & Noble is ready to pack and ship anything from merchandise to books to collectables. Shipping is FREE on all orders over $75. Use your FIU Cash or Credit Card to order. You can also purchase your course materials using your book advance by providing your Panther ID number at check-out. Click here to begin shopping!
How to use Curbside Pickup at Barnes & Noble at MMC:
- Select “Pickup Curbside” at Checkout and then include the name of the pick-up person.
- Once the order is ready the customer will receive a confirmation that your order is ready for pickup.
- Once you arrive, park in one of the designated curbside pickup spot in the 3rd floor of the Gold Garage (PG1) and call the store (305-348-9875) or check-in through the Barnes & Noble College app and a Barnes & Noble associate will bring your order.
Click here to see a quick video on how to take advantage of curbside pick up at Barnes & Noble at MMC
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Cafe, La Ventanita & RechargeU are open!
Need PPE while on campus?
Face coverings must be worn at all times while on campus. FIU will be providing every panther with a complimentary face covering. To get your face covering click here. Additional PPE is offered for sale around campus. See below for more details.
Barnes & Noble at FIU
|Barnes & Noble at FIU is offering a variety of face masks that allow you to show your panther pride while protecting yourself and those around you. The face masks are available for purchase at the Barnes & Noble at MMC or online at fiu.bncollege.com.|
Right Choice Vending
Lost or forgot your free FIU face covering? Look to select snack vending machines for inexpensive available PPE located just under your favorite candy bar or bag of chips.
Frequently Asked Questions
What’s open on campus?
Spring 2021 will look different than what you are used to seeing during the Spring semester at FIU. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the majority of university operations are happening remotely in an effort to continue supporting social distancing, and limit gatherings. Campuses are open to students, faculty and staff who need to access study or work material, to a limited number of residents approved to stay in student housing and to those who are providing basic services to them. To find out what’s open, click here.
Do I have to wear a mask at shopFIU locations?
Will more dining locations open throughout the Spring semester?
How can I use my meal plan?
Can I still use GrubHub to order food?
Can I purchase books or course materials online?
Yes. Visit Barnes and Noble at FIU to purchase your course materials today. Shipping is FREE on all online orders over $75. Click here to get started!
Where can I use my Book Advance funds?
All other campus locations, including vending machines and Pharmabox, accept FIU cash.
Is FIU One Card office open?
Our staff will walk you through what is needed to obtain a new or duplicate ID card. Specific instructions on how to pick up your card will be explained by our staff. You can contact us at 305-348-2273 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FIU One Card Operations
If you are a new student and have not yet uploaded your photo for your FIU One Card, please visit your MyFIU page and use the link provided in your tasks (To Do’s) list. Once you successfully upload your picture, you may pick up your FIU One Card during office hours at BBC or MMC.
If you are in need of a replacement FIU One Card, please visit the One Card office. Hours of operation for both MMC and BBC offices are listed here.
Having a valid One Card will be key to having access to campus this spring, as some buildings will be locked and only accessible by swiping the One Card.
Your FIU Cash account is safe while you take your classes remotely. FIU cash does not expire as long as you are an active student or have been one within the past 12 months.
- You can use your FIU Cash online at Barnes and Noble by clicking here.
- You can use your FIU Cash at Panther Tech. Off Campus? Give them a call to place your order using FIU Cash at 305-348-8324
- If you have questions about your current FIU Cash account balance click here.
- Questions about withdrawals, click here.
Your Book Advance is loaded on to your FIU One Card. These fund can be used to purchase books, technology, supplies, and print at the beginning of the semester. Your Book Advance funds can be used to purchase course materials online at fiu.bncollege.com.
How to order online:
- Visit fiu.bncollege.com and select the course materail you wish to purchase
- Proceed to checkout and fill out your personal information (Name, Address, Email & Distribution method)
- Selesct payment metohd Book Advance / FIU Cash. Imput your 7-digit Panther ID number in the “card number” field to use your Book Advance funds as payment.
- Review your order and submit