New York University

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Dining Services
Made-to-order items

1. We provide access to ingredient information for made-to-order* items. *Made-to-order - Meals that are prepared on request and to your specification in the dining hall. Examples include a sandwich station, omelet station, burrito station, etc.

Made-to-order items
[Yes, for all stations]
How are ingredients available?
Table: Ingredient Info Availability

 
Top 8 Allergens
Full Ingredients

Top 8 allergens, online database
[No]
Full ingredients, online database
[No]
Top 8 allergens, a list is posted in the dining hall
[No]
Full ingredients, a list is posted in the dining hall
[No]
Top 8 allergens, available on request in the dining hall
[Not answered]
Full ingredients, available on request in the dining hall
[Yes]
Other
Upon request & online
Additional Information

Nutritional information for internally produced retail food and nationally branded retail items is available online at nyueats.com. Nutrition information for purchased or pre-packaged retail items is available upon request. Access to the NYU culinary team to provide package labels for all dry and cold food storage items available. 

Self-Serve Items

2. We provide access to ingredient information for self-serve* items. *Self-serve - Meals that are served buffet-style in a dining hall. These are typically high risk for cross-contact and are best avoided by diners with food allergies.

Self-Serve Items
[Yes, for all stations]
How are ingredients available?
Table: Ingredient Info Availability

 
Top 8 Allergens
Full Ingredients

Top 8 allergens, online database
[Not answered]
Full ingredients, online database
[Yes]
Top 8 allergens, a list is posted in the dining hall
[No]
Full ingredients, a list is posted in the dining hall
[No]
Top 8 allergens, available on request in the dining hall
[Yes]
Full ingredients, available on request in the dining hall
[Yes]
Other
Upon request & online
Additional Information

Nutritional information for internally produced retail food and nationally branded retail items is available online at nyueats.com. Nutrition information for purchased or pre-packaged retail items is available upon request. Access to the NYU culinary team to provide package labels for all dry and cold food storage items available. 

Made-To-Order Areas

3. We have procedures in place to lower the risk of cross-contact in made-to-order areas.

Made-to-order areas
[Yes, in all stations]
Additional information

NYU Eats provides separate service utensils for each item and frequently changes utensils in an attempt to mitigate customer cross-contact. Upon request, dining staff will change gloves, or use fresh utensils or pans (at made-to-order or self-serve stations) to reduce cross-contact concerns. We offer access to individually packaged foods to replace bulk items that have a high likelihood of cross-contamination. We also work to educate employees involved in the production process to change gloves and clean utensils between recipes to reduce cross-contact concerns. 

Self-Serve Areas

4. We have procedures in place to lower the risk of cross-contact in self-serve areas.

Self-Serve Areas
[Yes, in all areas]
Additional Information

NYU Eats provides separate service utensils for each item and frequently changes utensils in an attempt to mitigate customer cross-contact. Upon request, dining staff will change gloves, or use fresh utensils or pans (at made-to-order or self-serve stations) to reduce cross-contact concerns. We offer access to individually packaged foods to replace bulk items that have a high likelihood of cross-contamination. We also work to educate employees involved in the production process to change gloves and clean utensils between recipes to reduce cross-contact concerns. 

Pre-Order Meals

5. We have pre-order meals* available. *Pre-order meals - Custom meals that can be ordered in advance by a diner so they are ready for pick up at a specific time. Typically these can be ordered online or by phone/text.

Do students have access to pre-order meals free from their allergens?
[No]
Allergy-Friendly Station

6. We have an allergy-friendly station*. *Allergy-friendly station - A food station where specific ingredients are banned, typically including many or all items in the Top 8 allergens and gluten.

Do students have access to an allergy-friendly station(s) that is free from specific allergens?
[Yes]
What is the station free from?
Gluten
Additional Information

There are no allergy-friendly stations free of all allergens. We offer Made Without Gluten stations at 10 of our 11 dining locations.

Dining Services Staff Member Trained?

7. We train dining services staff members.

Dining services staff trained?
[Yes, all staff]
How often?
When hired
Which course(s) are used?
FARECheck Certified course
We developed our own food allergy training.
Registered Dietitian on Staff?

8. We have a registered dietitian* on staff. *Registered dietitian - Registered dietitians are food and nutrition experts who are often tasked with helping students with food allergies navigate the dining halls.

Do you have a registered dietitian on staff?
[Yes]
Campus Life & Disabilities
RAs Trained

9. We train our RA's.

RA’s trained
[Yes]
What training?
University-developed training
What topics are covered?

The university does a food allergy awareness training with RAs. It is preferred that students contact the dietitian for assistance providing food at residential life programs, events and functions.

Inclusive Resident Life Programs Including Food

10. We have inclusive resident life programs* including food. *Inclusive resident life programs - Programs in the resident halls often include food. Inclusive resident life programs will offer students with food allergies the opportunity to request safe food alternatives for events they attend in the dorms.

Inclusive resident life programs involving food?
[Yes]
How can students access safe foods for resident life programs?

The university does a food allergy awareness training with RAs. It is preferred that students contact the dietitian for assistance providing food at residential life programs, events and functions.

Accommodations for Roommate Assignments

11. We offer accommodations for roommate assignments. *Every accommodation request is evaluated on a case-by-case basis. A housing accommodation cannot be guaranteed prior to an individual evaluation.

Accommodations for roommate assignments
[Yes]
[Yes]
How does the school provide accommodations?
Working with students to change roommate assignments if it becomes necessary
Does the housing office process requests?
No, another office on campus processes these requests (please specify)
Moses Center (Disability Affairs)
Where can students get more information?
Disability Services Office Processes Food Allergy and Celiac Disease Accommodation Requests

12. Our disability office processes food allergy and celiac disease accommodation requests.

Disability services office processes food allergy and celiac disease accommodation requests
[Yes]
How can students submit an accommodations request?

1) Submit Informational Packet

2) Submit the Request for Reasonable Housing Accommodations.

3) Submit the Authorization of Release of Information form and Supporting Documentation Form (SDF). Your healthcare provider should complete the SDF form, or provide other supporting documentation.  

Your request and supporting documentation will be reviewed by a committee consisting of representatives from the Moses Center. The committee meets weekly. Decisions will be emailed to the student's NYU email address within two business days after the committee meeting.

 

Additional Information

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, New York University will provide reasonable accommodations for a student eligible to reside in University housing who has a qualifying physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment or is regarded as having such an impairment. Housing accommodation must be requested for each academic year.

Health Services

See what health services we offer >

What health services are offered?
Food allergy management care
Prescriptions for epinephrine
Allergy testing and diagnosis
Seasonal allergy shots
We have an allergy clinic on campus
SHC's Allergy & Immunology Service provides full services for evaluation, education, testing and treatment of allergies and other immunologic conditions. The staff includes a board-certified allergist and registered nurses. Allergy services are available to all NYU students.
Emergency Response
Stock, Undesignated Epinephrine Available for Emergency Response

13. We have stock, undesignated epinephrine* available for emergency response. *Stock, undesignated epinephrine - Epinephrine that is prescribed to a college or university rather than to a particular student. This epinephrine is kept on hand to use for any student that experiences anaphylaxis.

Stock, undesignated epinephrine for emergencies
[No]
Campus Emergency Responders Carry Epinephrine

14. Our campus emergency responders carry epinephrine.

Campus emergency responders carry epinephrine
[Not answered]
Who are the emergency responders?
On-campus emergency responders
City emergency responders
Additional information

1. Call 911 to reach New York City Emergency Services.

2. Call NYU Public Safety at (212) 998-2222 to report the emergency.

Contact Info
Disability Staff Contact
Last updated on:
June 12, 2021
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