Format Updated: 
University Policy & Standards Converted: 
Revision Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016

This information replaces FIS 103-05 Conference, Food Service and Catering Income & FIS 207 Dining Services


Housing and Dining Services to Non-students – Conference Income, Food Service, Catering

Effective: 01/01/2003
Revised: 03/10/2016

University Housing and Dining Services (UHDS) provides accommodations for conference attendees during the summer months when the student population in the residence halls is much less than during the academic year. Income is received from room rental and food services. All revenue is deposited into the housing auxiliary operating funds.

Income (cash sales) is received from campus visitors in the food service centers, and through the OSU Catering Services. Catering services are offered to groups meeting on campus.


Dining Services

Effective: 01/01/2003
Revised: 07/01/2007

OSU Catering is a division of University Housing and Dining Services and provides catering services to campus departments.  The receiving department will be charged via journal voucher and Dining Services will credit their operation using an 09xxxx internal sales account code.