Campus Dining Today

Campus Dining Today®, the official magazine of National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS), is published three times a year with a circulation size of 3,400 making its way into the hands of key decision-makers and influencers in collegiate foodservice.

Campus Dining Today, available in print and digital format as of Summer 2020, focuses on industry trends, current events, member initiatives, organizational updates from NACUFS, and more!


2021 Editorial Calendar & Deadlines

Editorial calendar is subject to change.

Spring 2021
  • CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT: Marketing | Community Engagement and Public Relations | Student/Customer Engagement | Campus Influencer 
  • Articles will focus on collaborative alignment with campus culture, mission, and strategies (including student engagement) as well as developing successful brand recognition through effective marketing.
  • Insertion Order Due: February 5, 2021
  • Materials Due: February 26, 2021
Summer 2021
  • PROFESSIONAL INTELLIGENCE: Ethics & Integrity | Social & Emotional Intelligence | Change Management 
  • Articles will focus on how institutions and industry members are driving an ethical, organized environment that promotes high standards of integrity and inclusivity, effectively modeling responsible stewardship of campus resources, and leading and promoting organization initiatives and change.
  • Insertion Order Due: June 4, 2021
  • Materials Due: June 25 2021
Fall/Winter 2021
  • GUEST EXPERIENCE: Guest Interactions | Menu Management | Physical Environment | Risk Management 
  • Articles will focus on providing an exceptional collegiate dining guest experience.
  • Insertion Order Due: August 20, 2021
  • Materials Due: September 10, 2021

New for 2021! When you choose to advertise in Campus Dining Today, your advertisement will appear in the print publication and in our new digital publication – further amplifying your visibility and reach!

For additional information on advertising in Campus Dining Today, as well as other advertising options, review the 2021 Advertising Guide. Have questions? Send an email to

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