Practicalities for the USI community

Lugano Campus cafeteria and weekly menu

The Lugano Campus cafeteria (commonly called “mensa”, which is Italian for “canteen”) is located in the main building and is open Monday to Friday from 7:45am to 5:30pm. It offers a choice of three daily menus:

  • daily menu at 11.00 CHF (students) / 12.50 CHF (assistants) / 13.00 CHF
  • pasta at 7.50 CHF (students) / 9.00 CHF (assistants) / 9.50 CHF
  • vegetarian menu at 10.00 CHF (students) / 11.00 CHF (assistants) / 12.00 CHF

The menu prices are subject to change.
To benefit from reduced prices, if asked you must show your student ID card or the staff badge.

The cafeteria is closed during the Christmas holiday break and during the summer break (first two weeks of August).



Following the provisions regarding COVID-19 (new coronavirus) issued on 11 March 2020 by the Canton Ticino's State Council, and in order to protect the health of all patrons and staff, the cafeteria will be closed from Thursday, 12 March 2020 until a date to be determined. 






Updated on: 29/03/2020