Georgia Tech Selects Aramark
The Georgia Institute of Technology has appointed Aramark as its new on-campus dining services provider with effect from 1st July.
The contract follows a collaborative Request for Proposal (RFP) process which included input from students and the university's faculty and staff.
Under the terms of the contract, Aramark will utilize new technologies to streamline foodservice delivery and reduce waiting times, and introduce more creative menu options that will be developed in partnership with local celebrity chefs and restauranteurs, with a focus on quality, healthy eating, convenience and personalization.
Aramark will additionally oversee the renovation of the university's dining facilities and create new initiatives centered on sustainability.
Announcing the contract, Georgia Institute of Technology Associate Vice President for Campus Services, Kasey Helton, said:
"We are excited to work with Aramark to improve food service opportunities for the campus community.
"The collaboration will transform the dining program while maintaining high-quality standards, reasonably priced options and a variety that support the diverse needs of the Tech community."
About The Georgia Institute of Technology
The Georgia Institute of Technology, also known as Georgia Tech, is one of the nation’s leading research universities — a university that embraces change while continually creating the next. The next generation of leaders. The next breakthrough startup company. The next life-saving medical treatment.
Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 32,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. It offers degrees through the Colleges of Computing, Design, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.