Kaskaskia College Culinary Services

Get cooking on your future!

The Culinary Arts Program is dedicated to providing students with proper food service preparation techniques for future employment by placing significance on practical hands-on learning. The program also teaches students how to maintain budget for a variety of menu options.

Graduates of the program will have a strong knowledge of basic cooking, baking and presentation skills. Students gain valuable experience working in Kaskaskia College’s dynamic food service operations.

Students have the option of a Culinary Arts degree, a Culinary Arts degree with emphasis in Hospitality Management or a Culinary Arts degree, Certified Dietary Manager. Kaskaskia College also offers a Prep Cooks Certificate, a Basic Cooking Certificate, an Advanced Cooking Certificate and a Culinary Management Certificate.

For more information about the Culinary Arts Program contact Robert Rhymes at rrhymes@kaskaskia.edu, phone at (618) 545-3311.

More information about the Culinary Arts Program


Healthy selections and seasonal specials daily!

The Cafeteria is dedicated to serving students, staff, faculty and the general public a variety of menu selections throughout the year. The Cafeteria offers daily specials, value combo meals, made to order items, as well as snacks and beverages.

Cafeteria Hours
Summer Semester
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Fall Semester
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Grill closes at 4:30 p.m.
Fryer closes at 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Pizzas and sandwiches are made to order daily.


Purchase a KC Cafeteria mug with beverage for $3.25; all refills are $ .75. Mugs can be purchased from the cafeteria.


Kaskaskia College Cafeteria phone (618) 545-3194.

For more assistance contact Joyce Meyer at jmeyer@kaskaskia.edu, phone at (618) 545-3077 or Kristin Williams at kwilliams@kaskaskia.edu, phone at (618) 545-3314.


Kaskaskia College Catering is dedicated to making your event or special occasion memorable. We offer a wide variety of delicious menu options, as well as menu customization.

Remember to contact Catering two weeks in advance to schedule and plan your event!

For more information about Catering services email us at kccatering@kaskaskia.edu or Laura Hudson at lhudson@kaskaskia.edu, phone at (618) 545-3247 or Sandy Taylor at staylor@kaskaskia.edu , phone at (618) 545-3318.

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