• Gecko Cafe Team
  • Cheeseburger and fries
  • Papa John's Pizza
  • Sandwiches
  • Soda Fountains

Dining Services

While at GateWay, come grab a bite at the Gecko Café or a quick jolt of caffeine at Gecko Espresso, both managed by Chartwells. You will find a variety of dining selections and catering services on campus to choose from.

Gecko Café

The Gecko Café is located in the Main Building, near the student lounge and offers a variety of menu items at reasonable prices. At the cafeteria, you can choose from burgers and fries, Papa John's pizza, salads, soups, sandwiches, and an assortment of drinks, snacks, desserts, and sides. Breakfast and lunch are served. Vending options are also available. 


Chartwells caters events, too. The Catering Event Planning Guide is designed to assist you in planning special events and includes many popular menu items. If you have any questions or need additional information, contact Barbara Bruno, or call (602) 286-8308.

Gecko Espresso

Gecko Espresso is located on the first floor of the IE building, near the Library and offers coffee drinks, bagels, pastries, sandwiches and more.


Phone: (602) 286-8308
Building: Main Building
Room: MA1114

Director of Dining Services

Phone: (602) 286-8308
Fax: (602) 286-8306
Building: Main Building


Gecko Café

Fall and Spring

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lunch Served: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Friday-Sunday: Closed

Gecko Espresso

Fall and Spring

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Summer: Closed