Hello SSU Vikings!  

Your NEW Viking Dining Team has been hard at work over the summer adapting our dining locations to ensure your safety when you dine with us this year. Whether you are new to campus or returning, we would like to bring a few key updates to your attention before you arrive so you know what to expect. For more information follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter; search Viking Dining at Salem State. 

we ask that you: 

1. Adhere to allphysical distancing guidelines set by the universityby maintaining 6 feet between you and other guests.
2. Follow all directional, queuing and order pick-up signage.
3. Wear a face covering in all our locations as policy states in SSU’s Face Covering Standard. Those without face coverings will not be admitted into our dining locations.
4. We are not accepting cash at any of our locations until further notice. Be prepared to pay with your Clipper Card, Bite Pay, Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, Credit or Debit Card.
5.  Tables and chairs will be limited to adhere to physical distancing guidelines.
6. If you are making a selection from one of our packaged goods displays, please only touch your final selection.



our team:
1. Will self-monitor symptoms and report prior to arriving to work daily.
2. Will be wearing face coverings at all times.
3. Added additional staff dedicated to cleaning high contact surface areas both in our serving, seating, kitchens and prep areas.
4. Established 6 foot physically distanced work areas in all kitchens, prep and service areas.
All-You-Care-To-Eat 24/7 Dining

1. The seating area has been adjusted to promote physical distancing. Please do not move chairs or tables.
2. Our menus have been adjusted to increase the speed of service and assist with crowd control.
3. All stations will be served by an attendant, including beverages and condiments.
4. Complete meals, main meal and sides, will be available at every station.
5. Packaged sandwiches, salads, snack cups and desserts will be available at the salad bar.
To help keep you all safe when you dine with us we have, together with the university, decided to close the following locations until further notice.
• North Campus Dining Hall
• Library Café
• Marsh Convenience Store
• South Campus Bagel Bistro