Sunday, December 7, 2014

Finals Food Survival Guide

Sunday 12-7
  • Breakfast w/ Panera Bagels, Shenandoah Coffee, and Blue Books at Alumni Hall from 10am - noon
  • E-School?  Visit Thornton Hall A-Wing from 9:30 AM - 11 AM for a bagel breakfast with their Honor Committee Representatives.
  • Third year? All Day Study Break in Clemons:
    • 11am - 12:30pm: Trail Mix Making in Lobby
    • 12:30 - 2:30pm: Free Cookie from Take it Away with Sandwich Purchase
    • 4 - 6:30pm: Free Food, Coffee, Hot Chocolate & Apple Cider in Clemons 407
    • 7 - 8pm: Free Coffee
  • Stuck in the library? Domino's is 50% off menu-price pizzas ordered online today. 
  • Winter WonderClem - Story time with Dean Groves, cookie decorating, hot chocolate, and more in Clem 401 from 8-10 pm
Monday 12-8
  • Grand Marc has free Bodos in the Internet Cafe around 9 am
  • Darden Students, join your Honor Committee representatives for Cookies and Cocoa at 4:30 PM in the Darden Piano Room.
  • Student athlete? Study break with Honor and Representatives of Student Athletes Committed to Honor (SACH) at JPJ from 5 pm – 8 pm
Tuesday 12-9
  • Comm school?  Join your Honor Committee Representatives for coffee on the 3rd floor of Rouss-Roberston from 11am - 12:30 pm.
  • College? Stop outside of Clark Library from 11am - 2pm for bagels and bluebooks on your way to the library or an exam
  • MSC's Breakfast to Go at the Pointe and Woodrow at 8:30 am
  • Grand Marc is giving out free pizza by the leasing office at 1 pm
  • Pint Night? Also stop by Boylan for free goodies and a Victoria Secret's Fashion Show Viewing Party at 10 pm  
Wednesday 12-10
  • First years? Join Honor for S’mores outside of O’Hill from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Puppies in Alderman Library from 3-5 pm
  • FREE Late Night Breakfast (!!!) in Newcomb from 10:30 pm - 12:30 AM
Thursday 12-11
  • Free coffee and energy drinks during the Clemons Honor office hours (7 pm - 10 pm)
  • Study Break Brunch at St. Paul's Episcopal Church at 10:45 am (Morning Prayer at 10:15)
  • ISA Study Break with campus cookies and pizza in Newcomb Game Room from 6-7:30
Friday 12-12
  • Curry? Join your Honor Committee Representatives for a Coffee Break
Sunday 12-14
  • Free coffee and energy drinks during the Clemons Honor office hours, 7 - 10 pm
  • King Family Vineyards Holiday Open House - food and wine parings w/ Carpe Donut from 12-4 pm
  • Exam Snacks at the Stud (Christian Study Center) every day except Sundays at 10 am, 1 pm, and 4 pm

Monday, December 1, 2014

Last Week of Classes

Can you believe it?
December is already here.
With finals around the corner,
there is much to fear.
But we hope, we hope!
Free food will bring you cheer!

Monday 12-1
  • Cyber Monday! Get great deals without leaving the comfort of your dorm/apartment!
Tuesday 12-2
  • Giving Tuesday! Give back to all the people who have given to you or to the people who could use your help!
Thursday 12-4
  • LIGHTING OF THE LAWN! (*~the most wonderful time of the year~*) 
    • Fourth yearsClass of 2015 Reception in Pavilion V. Stop by Pavilion V before the event at 6pm to pick up a free beer stein
    • Third years?  Class of 2015 Reception in Pavilion IX
  • Holiday StudCo Love gingerbread cookies and hot chocolate outside of Alderman from 3:30-5:30 pm
  • Madison House Volunteer? End of the Semester Holiday Appreciation Event at MH from 3-4:30 pm
Friday 12-5
  • UPC Screening Home Alone with tasty treats at Newcomb Theater at 7 pm
  • Fourth years? Open Mic Night at Crozet Pizza from 5-7 pm.  Sign up to share here
Saturday 12-6
  • UPC Winterfest - Gingerbread House Contest, Tacky Sweater Contest, Screening of Elf, and most importantly free pizza and a full dessert bar in Erns Commons from 8-11:30 pm
Sunday 12-7

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Thankful for Free Food

Monday 11-17
  • Second year? Carpe Weekem: Free breakfast at the Chapel from 8:30 - 10:30 am
  • Third year? Appreciation Day for A-School - cookie and coffee from 5:30-6:30 pm
  • 4th year? Substance Abuse Prevention Week: Bagel Breakfast in Pav VI from 8:30-11 am
  • 3rd Annual Refugee Film Festival in Maury 209 with refreshments.  Check here for times.
  • ESWB presents Get Involved with Research Panel with free pizza in Thorton E316 at 5 pm

Tuesday 11-18
  • SYC Carpe Weekem: Free pumpkin pie outside of Clark at 4pm
  • Third year?  Appreciation Day for Nursing with coffee and cookies from 10:30-11:30m
  • Free AIDS Awareness Concert in Newcomb Commonwealth Room at 7 pm.  Catered by Order Up
  • TEDxUVA Speaker Competition at Trinity at 7:30 pm - free entry and possible free food 

Wednesday 11-19
  • 4th year? Grad School Panel & Mixer with food from Fig, beer, and wine in Alumni Hall from 5:30-7:30 pm
  • LSA Advocacy Week: Latinidad and Democracy in Newcomb Ballroom from 7-8:30 pm
  • Third year?  Appreciation Day for E-School and Curry with coffee and cookies from 1-2 pm. Batten is from 3:45-4:45 pm
  • Third year? Paint Beta Bridge at 10am with hot chocolate and cookies.  One of the things to do before you graduate (unless it becomes Paint the Fence?)!
  • Studying abroad? Global Passport Drive in Newcomb Ballroom from 10-3

Thursday 11-20
  • SYC Carpe Weekem: Free hot cocoa and cookies outside of Clark at 4 pm
  • 4th year? Substance Abuse Prevention Week: Sign the pledge not to do 4th year 5th at the Whispering Wall from 10 am - 2 pm for a free cup and t-shirt
  • Third year? Appreciation Day for Comm from 9-10 am
  • Pause-cafe (French Coffee Hour) at the French House from 2-5pm
  • LSA Advocacy Week: Screening of "Los Graduados" in Newcomb Kalediscope Room from 3-5 pm
  • Join GDO and Environmental Sciences Dinner Series with Professor Lerdau at Lorna International Center from 6:30 - 8pm.  Sticks provided.
  • Community Investment Collaborative Holiday Bazaar with free campus cookies at HackCville from 4-7 pm

Friday 11-21
  • 4th year? Substance Abuse Prevention Week: Sign the pledge not to do 4th year 5th at the Whispering Wall from 10 am - 2 pm for a free cup and t-shirt
  • Interested in Psychology or Cognitive Science or careers in these fields? Resource Fair with free Cane's in Newcomb at 1 pm
  • Career and Global Grounds Coffee Hours with free coffee, tea, and breakfast treats in Hotel A from 11am - 1pm
  • Third year? Appreciation Day for Batten with coffee and cookies from 
  • Chitrageet: Realms of Earth and Sky Exhibit with Indian appetizers and beverages at the Fralin Museum from 5:30-7:30
Saturday 11-22
  • Last Home Game vs. Miami at 7:00 pm... Fourth years - good luck and God bless
  • Spoon University Launch Tailgate with free food from Whole Foods (fancy) and Caribe on the Lawn at 3:00 pm
  • Fourth year? Tailgate with food provided by Cookout! from 4:30-7pm on the South Lawn. 
  • TSA: Taste of Taiwan with free homemade food at the Shea House from 12-2 pm
Sunday 11-23
  • 4th Annual Native American Fair - storytelling, music, plant workshop, free food and more - Ohill Forum from 12-6pm

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Taste of Charlottesville (& More!)

Monday 11-10
  • Third year?  Coffee & Conversations in Alumni Hall from 6-8 pm
  • First year? Donuts with Student Council in Old Dorms Quad from 5-7 pm

Tuesday 11-11 Happy Veterans Day!
  • The College will be giving out free food and t-shirts by Homer from 8:30 - noon
  • Second Year Dinner Series (sign up it's so worth it!!) in Alumni Hall from 7:15-8:45 pm
  • Veterans Day Specials

Wednesday 11-12
  • Fourth year? Hard Cider Tasting at Alumni Hall from 5:30 - 7:30 pm
  • The College will be giving out free food and t-shirts by Clark from 8:30 - noon
  • UPC Songwriting Workshop at Para Coffee at 7 pm

Thursday 11-13
  • TASTE OF CHARLOTTESVILLE! the best day of the year! Enjoy free food from 15 vendors at Alumni Hall from 5 - 7 pm
  • Global Sustainability Project Poster Competition at Ern Commons from 1:30 - 3:30 pm
  • Screening of Jogo de Cena in Bryan Hall Faculty Lounge at 6:30 pm - pizza, snacks, and soda will be provided.
  • VA Anthro Society presents Study Abroad Panel with free food in Monroe 124 at 6 pm
  • What to do with a Science Degree with free pizza and drinks in Physics 203 at 4 pm

Friday 11-14
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Volleyball v Virginia Tech at Mem Gym at 7 pm - free pizza and drinks
  • Hoos Talking Green - lunch provided at Newcomb South Meeting Room from 12 - 2 pm
  • Not food but cute - Free screening of Monster's University in Newcomb Theatre at 4 pm

Saturday 11-15
  • MSC is having a bar night at Boylan on 11/19 from 7-10 pm.  Get 3 free beers with the offer on their facebook page!

Monday, November 3, 2014

Remember, Remember! The 5th of November!

Monday 11-3
  • Inbox by Gmail, Google Drive, & Chromebook Tutorials w free food at HackCville from 6:30-7:30 pm

Tuesday 11-4 ELECTION DAY!
  • GO VOTE!!!
  • Fourth year? Class Giving Trivia Night at Biltmore from 7-9 pm

Wednesday 11-5  Guy Fawkes Day!
  • Fourth year? Dress for Success - discounted Banana Republic & wine @ the BR in Barracks form 7-9 pm

Thursday 11-6
  • Sigma Kappa is giving out Domino's Pizza in the Naked Room of Clark from 12:30-1:30
  • Cavalier Daily 125th Anniversary giveaways at the Homer Flat from 4 - 5:30 pm
  • Virginia Film Festival

Friday 11-7

Saturday 11-8

  • Class Giving - First ISC/IFC to reach 100% participation wins $300 to restaurant of their choice
  • Where's TJ? Win prizes by finding him and instramming about it

Monday, October 27, 2014

This is Halloweek

Monday 10-27
  • PROSAMI 1st Gen Bod Meeting in Chem 305 at 7 pm
  • Third year? Trivia Night at Biltmore from 7-9 pm

Tuesday 10-28

  • Red Flag CampaignPlant a red flag on the Lawn, view the UVA Clothesline Project, sign the #hoosgotyourback pledge, and get your very own Red Flag Campaign laptop sticker!  Handing out free coffee, hot chocolate, and brownies from 11 am - 1 pm.
  • Third year? LuluLemon Yoga Session at Colonnade Club Pavilion 7 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Wednesday 10-29

  • Fall Career Fair in Newcomb Ballroom from 10 am - 3 pm
  • UPC Puppies & Pumpkins in the amphitheater from 3-5 pm
  • 4th Year? E-School Oktoberfest at Thorton Colonnade Club from 6:30-7:30 pm. Free beers and food
  • Greens to Grounds Pumpkin Party at HackCville from 7-9
  • Third year? Hump Day Pump Day (???) in front of Old Cabell from 9:40-11 am

Thursday 10-30

  • Fall Career Fair in Newcomb Ballroom from 10 am - 3 pm
  • Fall Carnival in Thorton from 11 am - 2 pm.  Hot Cakes, cotton candy, and games!
  • THIRD year? Class Week Brunch in the amphitheater from 9-11 am.  
  • FOURTH year? Oktoberfest at Alumni Hall - 2015 pint glasses, free tastings and food at 5:30 pm
  • Global Film Studies: The Lunchbox in Bryan Hall Faculty Lounge at 6:30 pm.  Pizza, snacks, and soda provided.
  • Fall Fest hosted by the Wesley Foundation with Zzaam! and Carpe Donut from 6 - 8:30 pm


  • DO-NUT Let Love Hurt- Bet some donuts, hot cocoa, and Pass-It-On cards that informs one about healthy relationships from AXO by Whispering Wall next to Monroe Hall from 11am-1pm.
  • Trick-or-Treating on the Lawn from 4-6 pm.  See cute, dressed up kiddies and give THEM some free candy!!
  • Third year? Ring Ceremony and Reception at 4 and 5 pm, respectively.
  • $3 Burrito at Chipotle... not free like it used to be but still a steal
  • Mother-Daughter Tea at the Women's Center from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm


  • UPC Culturefest with catered food at Newcomb from 11 am - 3:30 pm.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Homecomings Week

Monday 10-20

Tuesday 10-21
  • Hoo Crew Socctoberfest - Men's Soccer vs. Radford at 7:00 pm at Klockner Stadium.  Free pizza and drinks
  • Voices from the Front Lines, an insider perspective on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, in Monroe 124 at 6:30 pm.  Free pizza provided
  • BSA: Gordon Parks Photography Exhibit at Franklin Museum at 6 pm, free food and entry
  • Second Year Dinner Series (one of the best events!) tonight at Alumni Hall from 6:30-8:45 pm

Wednesday 10-22
  • O Hill Spirit Dinner (perhaps cool prizes?) for Homecomings
  • Hoo Crew Trivia Night at Boylan Heights at 8 pm
  • BSA: "The State of Black Politics in Our Contemporary Moment" Panel at Batten at 6 pm, free food and entry

Thursday 10-23
  • Hoos Under the Lights - Free food (The Pie Guy, Sweet Haus...), live music (two of my favorites - Kendall Street Company and Caitlin Bailey & Savannah Lane), and games at Scott Stadium from 7 - 9 pm.  This is a must attend!
  • Fourth year? Hoos Homecoming at Crozet Buddhist Biker Bar w/ free pizza, cornhole, and our football team from 3-5 pm
  • Fourth year? Cocktails & Conversation (panel and networking, followed by free refreshments from Fig, beer, and wine) at Alumni Hall at 5:30 pm. 
  • Engineer?  Eschool Trivia Night at Biltmore from 5:30 - 7:30 pm.  Free food 
  • Madison House Volunteer? Fall Social/Study Break from 3-4:30 pm
  • Stud Co's Student Disability Acceptance Week: Screening of "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" in Nau 101 at 7 pm.  Free pizza.
  • BSA: Special Keynote Lecture by Dr. Kelley at Batten at 7 pm, free food and entry

Friday 10-24 *~Orange and Blue Spirit Day~*
  • Hoo Crew Socctoberfest - Men's Soccer vs. Wake Forest at 6:30 pm at Klockner Stadium. Free pizza and drinks
  • Miller Center's 6th Annual Secrets & Traditions in the Miller Center from 3:30 - 6:00 pm. Free pizza and Splendora's Gelato
  • Second Year?  Free Screening of Guardians of the Galaxy in Newcomb Theater at 7pm.  Free snacks and candy
  • Look Hoos Returning in Newcomb Ballroom at 5 pm.  Reserve your tickets now.
  • BSA: Tribute to Our Stars Poetry Slam in Ern Commons at 9 pm, free food and entry
  • International Student? Lorna IC has pumpkin carving at 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Saturday 10-25

  • Show your ~UVA Spirit~ this week! 
  • Be thinking of Halloween costumes*'s right around the corner (*think of how you can incorporate your love of food)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Week of September 29th

Sunday 9-28
  • Free chips and queso or guac at Chili's with your entree
Monday 9-29
  • National Coffee Day at Dunkin Donuts - free cup of dark roast coffee! 
  • Second to last day for freebie latte at HotCakes

Tuesday 9-30
  • Last day for freebie latte at HotCakes
  • Fourth Year? WINE TASTING (!!!) from 6-8 pm at Alumni Hall. Free food, free wine, and get a 2015 Wine Glass
  • UCS Presents Behavioral Mock Interviewing in Newcomb at 5-6:30.  Food provided.  Fourth years get $3 off wine glass for attending. 
Wednesday 10-1
Friday 10-3
  • StudCo SAFE Day with food and answers about safety at UVA in OHill Forum 12 - 2 pm.
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Women's Volleyball versus Duke at Mem Gym at 7 pm.
  • Lorna International Center: Meet Up Fridays from 10 am - 2 pm
  • Taste of Africa Cooking Class at the IC from 3-5 pm.  Sign up required.

Saturday 10-4
  • Football game at 7:30 vs Pitt.. Pink Out!
  • Chinese Dumplings Cooking Class at the IC from 3-5 pm.  Sign up required.
  • Domino's Deal: Large Two-topping pizza for $5.99 - great if you have plus dollaz


Monday, September 22, 2014

Do You Remember the 21st Night of September?

Monday 9-22
  • GDO Garden Party in Garden IX from 5:30-7:00 pm
  • Do you do research here? Ice Cream Social in Hotel C, West Range from 3-4:30 pm

Tuesday 9-23
  • Not free but yummy food and a good cause: ISC Bake Sale benefiting the Women's Center in Hannah Graham's name
  • UCS Keeping Up with LinkedIn workshop with head shots and refreshments

Wednesday 9-24
  • Third year? Hump Day: Free doughnuts and coffee in front of the Chapel in the morning.
  • Biology Major Info Session with free pizza in Gilmer 141 at 6 pm

Thursday 9-25

Friday 9-26

Saturday 9-27
  • GAME DAY! 3:30 vs Kent State. #GoHoos
  • Cville Vegetarian Festival at Lee Park in Downtown Cville from 11 am - 5 pm. Free to attend
  • Last week to get your daily free latte from HotCakes in Barracks!! 
  • McDonald's is still giving away free small cups of McCafe coffee during breakfast hours

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Week of September 14th

Monday 9-15
  • Fourth year? E-School Career Fair today and tomorrow in Newcomb.  Just a friendly reminder to find a job.  Also there are lots of free goodies at these things.

Tuesday 9-16
  • UVA Student Day at Birdwood Golf Course (Boar's Had): Join for a fun afternoon of complimentary, golf, pizza, and prizes from 2:30 – 5:30 pm.
  • Today McDonalds will start giving out free small cups of McCafe coffee during breakfast hours until the 29th.
  • Henna on the Lawn (and popsicles) from 2-6 pm.
Wednesday 9-17
  • Fourth year? Trustees will be giving out a free slice of pizza at Christian's for the Class Giving Campaign from 5-7:30.  Bring your student ID
  • Third Year? Hoos Looking to Work in the Kaleidoscope Room (Newcomb) at 7pm.  Free Canes.
  • Comm School Career Fair at JPJ from 10 am - 3pm.

Thursday 9-18
  • Fourth Year? Trustees will be giving out coffee and donuts on the lawn for the Class Giving Campaign from 9-11 am.

Friday 9-19
  • LSA presents COPA CARNIVAL, a kickoff to Hispanic Heritage Month with free catered food from El Tepeyac, delicious popcorn bags and cotton candy cones, in the amphitheater from 5-8:00 pm. 
  • Annual Talk Like a Pirate Day at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and get a original glazed doughnut. Dress like a pirate and get a dozen for free!

Saturday 9-20

  • Don't forget about HOT CAKES FREE LATTE every day this month!!
  • McDonalds will also give out free small coffees until the 29th. 

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

School is Real

Monday 9-8
  • Global Medical and Dental Brigades Interest Meeting in Dell 101 Room 105 at 7:00 pm. Free pizza
  • Free Salsa Lesson (not food but still cool) in Students Activities Building (woah I forgot that place existed...#fourthyear) from 8-10 pm
Tuesday 9-9
  • Fourth year? Refreshments at the Fall Focus Series: Making the Most of Career Fairs in Newcomb Hall Ballroom from 5-6:30 pm.
  • First year girl? Go Greek Night BBQ in Old Dorms Quad at 6:30 pm
Friday 9-12
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Soccer Doubleheader at Klockner Stadium starting at 5:30 pm.  Free pizza and the last of the Hoo Crew T-shirts
  • Queer & Allied Activism Pizza Info Session at Newcomb Hall Patio at 7:00 pm

Saturday 9-13
  • Fourth year?  Attend Job Info Sessions this month - lots of appetizers and refreshments!
  • Poster Sale all week
  • Don't forget to get your Game Day Buttons from Alumni Association!
  • TWLOHA- National Suicide Prevention Week... look after your friends, spread love.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

*~WaKe Me Up WhEn SePtEmBeR eNdS~*

Monday 9-1

  • Sigma Psi Zeta Fall Rush 2014 in Newcomb 389 at 7 pm. Homemade dumplings, Japanese Curry, Peter Chang's and Tara Thai's provided
  • Astronomical Society Interest Meeting in Astronomy Building at 7 pm.  Free pizza
  • Asian Student Union Meeting in Erns Commons at 6 pm.  Free food & performances

Tuesday 9-2

  • Challah Interest Meeting in Chem 201 at 6 pm.  Taste test what you'll be braiding.
  • Sigma Psi Zeta Fall Rush 2014 in Newcomb 389 at 7 pm. Homemade dumplings, Japanese Curry, Peter Chang's and Tara Thai's provided
  • Project Peanut Butter Interest Meeting in the amphitheater at 6 pm.  Free pizza

Wednesday 9-3

  • Study Abroad Fair in Newcomb Ballroom from 11 am - 3:30 pm
  • Challah Interest Meeting in Chem 201 at 6 pm.  Taste test what you'll be braiding.
  • Sigma Psi Zeta Fall Rush 2014 in Newcomb 389 at 7 pm. Homemade dumplings, Japanese Curry, Peter Chang's and Tara Thai's provided

Thursday 9-4

  • Global Medical Dental Brigades from 7-9 (Location??). Free pizza
  • Society for Cognitive Science in Gilmer 141 at 7 pm.  Not sure what food... I imagine pizza.
  • Madison House PD? Welcome Back Social from 3-4:30 pm

Friday 9-5

Saturday 9-6

  • Game vs. Richmond at 3:30.  Make your way to a tailgate for drinks and some variation of BBQ
  • OYFA? Welcome Back BBQ at noon.
  • International Center Bengali Chicken Biryani & Mango Ice-Cream, 3pm – 5pm

  • Hotcakes will have FREE LATTES EVERY DAY in SEPTEMBER.  Yes. I know. Amazing.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Welcome Back to a New Year

Hello Friends and New Followers
           Welcome back to our probable last year.  For those of you who don't know, this is a directory to all the FREE food around grounds (and Charlottesville): booths, events, contests, restaurant specials ... every form.  We're excited and you should be too.  All you have to do is enjoy!

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Syllabi Week
Sunday 8-24
  • Newcomb Crawl - Fresh Food Co. is open to all! - silent disco, cosmic mini golf, bingo, trivia, and mocktails/mingling from 9 pm - 12 am

Monday 8-25
  • Activities Fair from 11 am - 2 pm in South Lawn and the amphitheater - it's often hot and crowded, but for the price of adding your name to another listserv, you get tons of candy and popsicles
  • First year? Movie night at Ohill Field at 9:00 pm.  Popcorn and drinks provided

Tuesday 8-26 - First Day of Class!
  • First Year?  Food Fest in Alumni Hall from 5-7 pm
  • Alumni Association will be handing out t-shirts outside of the Bookstore from 10am - 2pm
  • Catholic? CSM Pig Roast at St. Thomas Aquinas at 6pm

Wednesday 8-27 - First Day of Your Other Classes!
  • Fourth year?  Class of 2015 Welcome Back Dinner on the Lawn btwn Pav IX and X  from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. 
  • Alumni Association will be handing out t-shirts outside of the Bookstore from 10am - 2pm
  • Rotunda Sing on the steps of Old Cabell (thx construction) from 8:00 - 10:30 pm
  • Phi Beta Lambda Info Session in Newcomb Hall Kaleidoscope room at 6:40 pm

Thursday 8-28
  • Third year? Class of 2016 Welcome Back Dinner in the Amphitheater from 5:30-7 pm
  • Alumni Association will be handing out t-shirts outside of the Bookstore from 10am - 2pm
  • Alumni Association will be handing out "Ruin the Bruins" game day buttons this morning. Location TBD.

Friday 8-29
  • Second year? Class of 2017 Welcome Back Dinner on South Lawn from 5-8 pm
  • Final Fridays at The Fralin (that UVA Art Museum that you always walk by on Rugby on your way to frats) from 5:30-7:30 pm.
    Lots of cheese, dessert, and other snacks. *Fourth years aka newly 21 year olds: enjoy free wine and beer.*
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Soccer Doubleheader at Klockner Stadium starting at 5:30 pm.  Free pizza and drinks
  • Free Slurpee Friday all day with your Student ID at the 7/11s on Ivy and Barracks

Saturday 8-30
  • Game Day!  Grab some free drinks and chicken at your friends' parents' tailgate
  • Introducing Taco Bell $1 Menu - not free but great deals @ our fav chain
  • Need to work off all the free food (or maybe you're like me and haven't worked out since spring semester)? AFC will be having several free drop-in classes this week

P.S. Do you have a free food event you want us to share? Message us on

Friday, June 6, 2014

Happy National Doughnut Day!

Free Doughnut Day is TODAY!!! @ Krispy Kreme (no purchase necessary) and Dunkin Donuts (w/ any beverage)

Monday, June 2, 2014

10 Restaurants that Give Students a Discount

10 Restaurants that Give Students a Discount - checkkk it out to see where you can get a free soda (e.g. Chipotle and Qdoba!) Haven't tried many of these, so feel free to leave me your feedback!

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Last Post of the Year

Sunday *~May the fourth be with you~*
  • [Not food but] Hounds Helping Hoos - play with puppies in the amphitheater from 12-2 pm
  • ISA Study Break in Newcomb Game Room from 2-3 pm
  • De-Stress Recess will pass out ice cream in the libraries from 12:30 - 1:30 pm
  • ASOSUVA Study Break: SweetHaus cupcakes and other goodies in Clemons from 2-4 pm
  • Second Year? Finals Stress Relief - inflatable fun and free snacks in Mad Bowl from 2-4 pm
  • Second Year? Salsa Study Break (free chips, queso, guac, salsa, pinatas, and refreshments) to celebrate Cinco de Mayo - Clemons Library Room 407 from 7-9 pm
  • ISC member? Stop by Clemons 202 for free Starbucks, snacks, and blue books from 9-11 pm
  • Free meatballs at Fellini's from 9 pm - midnight
  • Free coffee and energy drinks from Honor during Clemons Office Hours

  • Not sure if Dunkin Donuts is still giving away free small iced coffees, but worth a shot
  • Candy and Bluebooks are being passed out by Dean Groves and friends in Clemons at 2 pm
  • First year? S'mores outside of O Hill from 7-9 pm
Tuesday 5-6
  • Nursing school? Get bagels from your committee reps!
Wednesday 5-7
  • Free coffee and energy drinks from Honor during Clemons Office Hours
Friday 5-9
  • Still here?? Get a free slurpee from the 7-11 on Ivy or Barracks on your way out of town
Saturday 5-10
  • See y'all at beach week
  • Take advantage of your friends' extra meal swipes and plus dollars

it's been a great year with y'all
the free food guru

Sunday, April 27, 2014

The End is Nigh

Sunday 4-27
  • Cane's chicken courtesy of Madison House in Clemons at 3 pm
  • Second year? Free cookies and snacks in the Rotunda East Oval Study Room from 7-10 pm
  • Free candy in Clemons at 9 pm

Monday 4-28
  • Free small coffee or tea at Dunkin Donuts all day
  • First year? Don't Wing Finals aka stress management accompanied with a lot of wings in Alumni Hall at 6 pm
  • Third year? LAWNAPALOOZA - free wayside dinner in *Jeff Hall* at 5 pm
  • Comm school? Honor will be giving out coffee from 11-12:30

Tuesday 4-29
  • Fourth Year Food Fest with lots of free food at Alumni Hall from 5:30-7:30 pm
  • De-stress Recess: Yoga on South Lawn and "Recess" (frozen treats and lawn games) in the Amphitheater from 3-5 pm
  • E-school? Honor will be giving out breakfast at the A-Wing of Thorton from 8-10:30 am
  • Batten?  Honor is giving out Bodos in Garret Hall
  • Blackout 2014 by the Black Student Alliance - free food, DJ, and special performances in Faulkner Gazebo from 5-8 pm 

Wednesday 4-30
  • Bagels and Bluebooks in Alumni Hall from 10 am - 12 pm
  • First year? Come get a massage in Clark Mural Room from 3-6 pm
  • OFYA? End of the Year Picnic at Booker T. Washington Park at 11 am

Thursday 5-1
  • Bagels and Bluebooks thanks to Honor in Lawn Room 37 West from 7-9 am
  • Student Ice Cream Social by Office of the Dean of Students at 1:30 pm
  • Madison House volunteer? Adios Picnic at Madison House from 11:30 am - 2 pm

Friday 5-2
  • First year? Frozen Freebies Friday outside of O-Hill starting at 5 pm
  • Free Slurpee Friday at Ivy and Barracks with your student ID

Monday, April 21, 2014

Last Full Week of School

Monday 4-21
  • Free small iced coffee from Dunkin Donuts
  • Alumni Association Member Appreciation: Free Ben & Jerry's at Alumni Hall from 12-2 pm

Tuesday 4-22
  • Alumni Association Member Appreciation: Bagels above the amphitheater near Garret Hall from 10 am - noon
  • Earth Week Expo with complimentary lunch feat. local foods in Newcomb Ballroom/Gallery from 11 am - 2pm
  • HellUVA Planet Festival in the amphitheater from 2-5pm
  • Sacred Harp Singers and New City Arts will be downtown - learn how to read sheet music and enjoy refreshments from 6:30-8 pm
  • Sip 'N Shop at ReThreads - enjoy healthy snacks for Earth Day while you shop from 5-8 pm

Wednesday 4-23
  • Alumni Association Member Appreciation: Commemorative Cups and Lemonade at Chem Building bus stop from 1-3 pm
  • First Year Finale featuring a petting zoo, carnival rides, and free food in the old dorms quad from 4-7 pm
  • Third year? Financial Literacy Event with free pizza in Physics 204 at 7 pm
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport Event: Softball vs. Liberty doubleheader - pizza served prior to each game at 4 and 6 pm

Thursday 4-24
  • UPDATE: the first 50 people to arrive at Two Guys Tacos at 2:30 will get a FREE BURRITO & fountain drink courtesy of Order Up!
  • Alumni Association Member Appreciation: Bagels above the amphitheater near Garret Hall from 10 am - noon
  • Wellness Week: American Red Cross mini-cardio challenges w/ healthy granola prizes on the lawn from 2-4:30 pm
  • Second Year Picnic on the South Lawn with free food from the Corner restaurants from 5-7:30 pm
  • Third year? Yoga and Yogurt in Garden V at 5:30 pm
Friday 4-25
  • Come to the last Final Fridays of the season with lots of cheese, wine, and other snacks while observe Joseph Cornell and Surrealism at the Fralin Art Museum from 5:30 - 7:30
  • Third year? The Final Alumni Garden Series will be in Garden I from 4-5:30 
  • Third Year Lawnapalooza Lawn Dinner with Wayside Chicken, free 2015 merch, and entertainment at 5 pm - bring your student ID
  • First year? Free frozen treats outside of O-hill starting at 5 pm
  • Get a free Slurpee at the 7/11 on Ivy or Barracks with your student ID - one of the last times of the semester (and the weather will finally be warm!)

Saturday 4-26
  • Happy Foxfield!  ADAPT will give out free cups and sodas and possibly t-shirts if you sign their sober pledge

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Pollen might bother you, but free food won't

Tuesday 4-15
  • First year? Mario Kart Tournament with lots of free food in Runk Green Room from 7-8pm
  • Tax Day Freebies at local businesses
  • Nickel Cone Day from Kohr Bro's Frozen Custard aka great froyo for 5 cents
Wednesday 4-16
  • FINAL SECOND YEAR DINNER SERIES! love this event. Alumni Hall starting at 6:15.  Sign up at
  • Third year? Garden Party with food provided by Zoe's Kitchen in Garden 1 from 5-7 pm
  • Fourth year Thank You Dinner (and beer) in the Amphitheater at 5 pm
Thursday 4-17
Friday 4-18
  • HAPPY GOOD FRIDAY! Reminder for Catholics to be fasting
  • AFRICA DAY with lots of cultural food and a great show in Newcomb Ballroom beginning at 6:30 pm
  • Free small Slurpee with your student ID at Barracks and Ivy Rd.
Sunday 4-20
  • HAPPY EASTER! (and 4/20..)
  • There will be cider and cookies outside of Venable Church around 11:30 am

Tax Day Freebies

Click here to see tax day freebies (even though most of you didn't file taxes)

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Relay Week

Tuesday 4-8
  • Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry's!!
  • Second year? Learn etiquette and enjoy a catered steak dinner at Alumni Hall at 6pm

Wednesday 4-9
  • Jewish?  Get your bagels fix before passover on the lawn (14 East) from 10:30-12:30
  • Habitat for Humanity will be giving out candy and information in Lawn Room 29 from 10:30 am - 2 pm
  • Second year? Make a blanket (just tying knots, don't worry) and receive a Mellow Mushroom Pizza in Newcomb Southeast Terrace from 5-7 pm
  • Latino Week: Canvas and Cheese at Casa Bolivar from 7-8pm

Thursday 4-10
  • International Night! Celebrate diversity with lots of free food at Newcomb Ballroom from 4-6 pm
  • Go to Dunkin Donuts on the corner to receive Amazon Student prizes from 5-7 pm
  • Orange Passport: Free pizza and drinks at the Women's Lacrosse Game vs Boston College at Klockner Stadium at 7 pm
  • Latino Week: Latinos on the Lawn from 12-2pm

Friday 4-11
  • Shameless plug: RELAY FOR LIFE. Sign up now for $5 online or at the door for $10.  SO MUCH FOOD and fun and entertainment and friends.  Mem Gym from 6 pm - 6 am.  Absolutely worth it.
  • Latino Week: Primavera at Glass Haus Kitchen at 10 pm

Saturday 4-12
  • Cavs Care - Volunteer for three hours and receive a free breakfast beforehand at Madison House at 9 am
  • Spring Football Game - Free food and gear at Scott Stadium starting at 12:30 pm

  • Free small McCafe Coffee at McDonald's during breakfast hours until April 13th

Monday, March 31, 2014

Spring is here!

Tuesday 4-1
  • FREE BODOS ALL DAY!!! (...april fools)
  • Madison House Volunteer? Spring Social in Madison House from 3-4:30 pm
  • Colors of Islam with appetizers in Newcomb Art Gallery from 6-7 pm
  • First year? Mr. 2017 Pageant with food and lolz in Newcomb Ballroom from 8-10 pm

Wednesday 4-2
  • SpeakUp UVA on the lawn from 10 am - 2 pm - Freebies and cookies
  • Global Cafe (international teas, coffees, snacks) in Newcomb South Meeting Room from 12-2pm
  • Henna and Popsicles on the lawn from 3-6 pm. (donations encouraged)
  • Teeny Tiny Zoo in the Amphitheater form 3-5 pm - not food, but adorable fun!

Thursday 4-3
  • Human Rights Film Festival begins today with Act of Killing in Nau 101 at 7 pm.  For more films and dates, click here.  FREE Sticks, Mel's Fried Chicken + Mashed Potatoes, Christians Pizza, and Bodo's

Friday 4-4
  • Second year? Capture the Flag Paint War will provide Chick-Fil-A in Nameless Field at 2:30 pm
  • Second year? Dumplings (and Tea Art) Cooking Class at the International Center from 3-5pm. Register at
Saturday 4-5
  • 14th Annual SPRINGFEST in Lambeth Field from 3-9 pm - music, games, food trucks, eating competitions, and more!
  • INDIA DAY at MLKJ Performing Arts Center (free rides from Chem Building) from 5-8 pm
  • JAPAN DAY at the IRC from 1-5pm - so much free Japanese food!
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Track & Field vs California and Michigan at Lannigan Field at 3pm - pizza and drinks
Sunday 4-6
  • Hoo Crew Orange Passport: Women's Tennis vs Clemson at Snyder Courts at 11:30 am

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Go hoos

Sunday 3-23
  • Honor will be giving out sweets at the library tonight to kick off "Honor Week"
  • Second Year? Stop by the Rotunda ANYTIME between 7:00 pm -10:00 pm to study in the Dome Room! Cookies and lemonade will be provided in the Lower West Oval Room as well as many power strips!

Monday 3-24
  • Honor Giveaways 11am-3pm on the Lawn - free t-shirts, pens, coozies, cups, and more!
  • LGBTQ Brunch at room 14 East, 11am-1pm
  • E-school? Old Computer Smashing (hosted by SHPE and NSBE) at Darden Court at 6pm - food afterward
Tuesday 3-25
  • Sign up for Second Year Dinner Series!! Tonight at 6:15-8:30 pm.  Great food and conversations
  • E-school? Donuts hosted by BMES in MR-5 at 10:30 am
  • E-School? Donuts host by IEEE at Wilsdorf Patio at 10:40 am.
  • Honor Giveaways 11am-3pm on the Newcomb Patio
  • Dialogue at Dorms: Join RA’s and Support Officers to engage in discussion about Honor over pizza
  • Third year? Learn Excel at HackCVille from 6:30 - 8 pm - campus cookies and bread ends provided.  Sign up!
  • Woodard resident?  Enjoy a home cooked meal of spaghetti and more in Oxford Ballroom from 5:30 - 6:30 pm *canceled due to snow
Wednesday 3-26
  • Teeny Tiny Zoo in the amphitheater from 2-5 pm - not food, but fun!
  • Third Year? Learn WordPress at HackCville from 6:00 - 7:30 pm.  Campus Cookies and Arch's included.  Sign up! 
  • E-school?
    • Pancakes in Thorton A-Wing at 8:30 am
    • Marco and Lucas Dumplings (hosted by AOE and Theta Tau) in the Darden Court Colonnade at 11 am
    • Raising Cane's and Water Pong Tournament in Darden Court at 1 pm
    • Root Beer Keg Kill in Wilsdorf Patio at 3:30 pm - ice cream to make floats also available
    • Trivia Night in OLS 005 at 6:15 pm - Mellow Mushroom pizzas
  • University Mediation Services presents a Talk with Dean Groves at the Ohill Forum at 5:15 pm - free food provided
  • Literati Scavenger Hunt in Newcomb Boardroom at 5:15 - Dinner served afterward
  • "Young Children and Television" event with Prof. Lillard in Gilmer 141 from 6-8 pm - pizza and drinks provided
  • Honor Giveaways 11am-3pm outside of Clemons Library
  • Honor Roundtable at 5pm, Mellow Mushroom will be served: “Retraction vs Restitution: What Does the Community of Trust Want?”

Thursday 3-27

  • E-school?
    • Ice Cream Making in Wilsdorf Patio at 12pm
    • March and Lucas Dumplings (hosted by SASE) in Darden Court Colonnade at 12:30 pm
    • International Dinner in Darden Court Colonnade at 5pm
  • Sex Matters Roundtable Discussion in PHYS 204 from 6-7 pm - free Cane's!
  • Honor Giveaways 11am-3pm outside of Bank of America, on the Corner
  • Honor Discussion at the IRC over tea and snacks
  • Honor Roundtable at 5pm, Mellow Mushroom will be served: “Honor and the Community's Discontents”

Friday 3-28

  • Final Fridays at Fralin Art Museum from 5:30 - 7:30 pm - free cheese, fruit, and wine
  • Second year? Capture the Flag - Paint War at Nameless Field at 2:30 pm.  Free Chick-Fil-A and beverages 
  • HackCville Open House from 4-6 pm - free food, drinks, and experiences
  • E-school?
    • Bodo's Bagel in Darden Colonnade at 9 am 
    • Nicaraguan Chocolates (hosted by ESWB) at Wilsdorf Patio at 11 am
    • Raising Cane's and Frozen T-Shirt Contest at Darden Court at 1pm
    • Sundae Showdown at Wilsdorf Patio at 3:30 pm - Sign up in teams of four
    • F(date) at The Biltmore from 8-10 pm - bring your e-lover and enjoy food and games provided
  • Third year? Learn GoogleForms and Dropbox at HackCville from 4-4:45 - Take It Away Sammies included.  Sign up! 
  • Toward a Better Latin America presents Is More Always Better? in the Dome Room from 11 am - 2 pm: food and drinks provided
  • First Year? Flex-it Friday in the Ohill Meadow at 5pm.  Free 2017 water bottle w/ some yoga
  • Honor Giveaways 11am-3pm outside of O-Hill
  • Honor Roundtable at 12pm, Bodos will be served: “Could YOU Dismiss Someone From the Community of Trust?"
Sunday 3-30
  • Arts Madness Festival in the Amphitheater from 1-5pm - performances, graffiti wall, and food trucks

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Almost There

Monday 3-3 Happy Snow Day!
Tuesday 3-4 Happy Mardi Gras / Fat Tuesday!
  • Eat pancakes and indulge today
  • Free pancakes at IHOP
  • Second year? Mardi Gras celebration - King Cake (delish) and cookie decorating in Clemons at 9 pm
  • Woodard resident?  Stop by the leasing office for some King Cake and hot coffee
  • Look Hoos Talking in Old Cabell at 7 pm - Reception to follow
Wednesday 3-5 Happy Ash Wednesday!
  • ISC New Member?  Free Bodos in the FSL Office in Newcomb from 9 am - 12 pm
  • ISC and Honor will give out donuts on the 4th floor of Clemons from 8-10 pm
  • Third year? Early Bastille Day celebration in The Castle from 12-2 pm
Friday 3-7
  • Get your free Friday Slurpee on your way out of town!

Happy Spring Break!!!

Monday, February 24, 2014

Is it Spring Break yet?

Monday 2-24
  • Peer Health Educator (PHE) Interest Meeting in Maury 209 from 6 - 7 pm.  Free pizza
  • The Art of Interviewing Workshop in Bryant Hall from 5-7 pm. Free pizza and drinks
  • UVA Global Health will be giving out free donuts in Clemons at 7 pm.
  • Relay For Life Interest and Full Body Meeting in Chem 304 at 8 pm.  Free cupcakes
  • In NOVA? Free queso from On the Border AND MOE'S! Happy National Tortilla Day! 
Tuesday 2-25
  • Second year? Trivia Night at Toros Tacos from 6-8 pm.  Free Quesadillas, chips, and other Mexican food!
  • Not My Life Movie Screening in Newcomb Ballroom at 6.  Food provided
  • Moocho will give you a free specialty sandwich ($5.95 value) at Little John's when you #TapthatApp! (?)
Wednesday 2-26
  • Wilson Journal Launch Party in Jefferson Hall Hotel C at 7 pm.  Free food and a copy of the journal
  • Psychology Fair in Newcomb Kaleidoscope Room from 6:30-7:30 pm.  Free Chipotle burritos!
  • Fourth Year? Fiesta at El Jaripeo from 6-9 pm.  Free appetizers and non-alcholic beverages!

Thursday 2-27
  • Sustained Mobility at Open Grounds from 5:30 - 7:30 pm - voice your opinions/concerns on mobility (cycling, lighting, sidewalks, etc).  Food is provided!
  • Mediation Services Info Session in Gibson 211 at 7 pm.  Food provided
  • Free Take It Away at the ASU Roundtable Discussion in Newcomb Gallery at 7 pm.

Friday 2-28
  • Final Fridays at the Fralin Art Museum from 5:30 - 7:30 - great cheese and wine
  • Party of Festivals - celebration of Mardi Gras and Caribbean Carnival - in the IRC from 5-8 pm.  Free authentic New Orleans and Caribbean food.
  • Third year? In Hoos Shoes is today.  If you are participating, attend the complimentary breakfast at 9 am.
  • First year? Capture the Flag outside of O-Hill at 5 pm.  Free pizza will be provided.  RSVP here becausFor every 100 RSVPs FYC will be giving away a free gift card to Starbucks, Bodos, or the school store

Saturday 3-1
  • Chinafest Harmony at Burley Jackson P Middle School at 3 pm. 
  • Taco Bell will start serving breakfast on March 27th!!! 
  • Vote!! Your representatives may (...probably not) have an effect on free food