Western Oregon University Catering Services

Our Story

About Us

We are thrilled to provide you with diverse menu options and exceptional service for your event. We believe in satisfactory customer service and quality. Currently employing over 60 students, we offer real-life job skills by providing students with training and experience in project management, event planning, leadership, critical thinking and sustainability. 

When you choose WOU Catering, you’re supporting the professional development of WOU students. One of our biggest goals is to establish and strengthen relationships with the university, and we do so by having very open and constant communication with others, flexibility and by offering true value. We go to great lengths to understand exactly what you envision and work hard to make it happen. We work directly with clients to personalize and customize menus for Events. Contact us for more information. We look forward to working with you soon! 



The catering staff at Western Oregon University is here to cater to any group or individual holding an event on our beautiful campus. Whether your event is a large catered reception or coffee and pastries for a morning meeting, our staff will work with you to make your event a success!


What People are Saying?

“The food was fantastic”

“Thank you for the amazing job you did during our 21st CCLC Fall conference. The food was FANTASTIC, the beverages were well stocked, and the room preparation and SERVICE was sensational! We really appreciate the work you do and the value you added to everyone’s conference experience”

Candi Scott and the TRI Team

“Many appreciated the Vegetarian and Vegan options”

“I’ve received so many positive comments on today’s lunch – it was wonderful! Thank you for providing something new and exciting, not to mention delicious. Many appreciated the vegetarian and vegan options and, of course, the sushi has been the talk of campus.”

LouAnn Vickers

“This event is made possible because of people like you”

“Thank you so much for your help in coordinating the catering for our 2018 senior sendoff party! We are so appreciative of the entire catering team for always working so hard! This event is made possible because of people like you! Your support of Western Oregon University means the world!”

WOU Alumni Relations Team

“The food was excellent”


“Thank you all for your effort in providing an excellent meal for our Diversity Scholars Recognition Dinner. We greatly appreciate the professionalism that your staff demonstrated during the dinner. The food was excellent and I saw many students, staff, and faculty going back for seconds”.

Marlene Lopez-Cruz


Our catering menu items are prepared and individually boxed. Bottled beverages will be available for purchase. Please contact us at cater@wou.edu to place an order.

Due to state restrictions and for the safety of our customers, Catering Services will not be able to offer buffet or self service selections. We wish to support our campus community with dining options for meetings and small events. 

Before booking your event with catering please reserve your meeting room that allows enough distancing for guests due to COVID-19 restrictions. 

 For more information about Campus Dining efforts toward safety in our dining locations click here.

Ready to order – Have Questions?

Send us an email with your questions or your order and event details – we are here to help and look forward to serving you!

Catering Contact Information

Phone: 503-838-8639

Email: Cater@mail.wou.edu

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Any Questions? Comments?

Leave a comment! We would love to hear your feedback about your experience with our catering services.