Small Catering Engagements



While Clemson maintains a contract with Aramark to provide catering on campus, beginning in July 2020, Clemson will be allowing other businesses/restaurants to provide small catering services (defined as less than $1000 per event) to the University.  If you are interested in being added to our approved catering list, please follow the detailed instructions below.

Interested in becoming a Supplier/Caterer?

If you are a Business/Restaurant interested in providing catering services to Clemson University, you must be registered and approved to do business with the University. Please follow the steps below if you are interested.

  • Complete and return the contract along with your certificate of insurance, business logo, and a catering menu catalog with a brief description of the cuisines that are offered to 
  • Receive Registration (If you are not already registered to do Business with Clemson)
  • Complete Registration (If necessary)
  • Become an approved caterer for the University

To begin the process of becoming an approved Business/Restaurant you must agree and accept the terms and conditions that are listed in the contract provided. Please complete and return the “INITIAL CATERING CONTRACT WITH CLEMSON UNIVERSITY FOR ON-CAMPUS OR UNIVERSITY FACILITIES” that is provided here. Ensure that the form is completed in its entirety, signed, and return to with the subject line titled Small Catering Engagements.

Once your contract has been reviewed and approved, you will be sent an invitation to register from to the email provided on the contract. You MUST have a valid email address for us to send you an invitation to register. Invitations to register are specific to your business. Please DO NOT forward the email once it has been sent to the primary business email address. 

Once you complete your registration, it may take 5-7 business days to get you approved and added to our site as an approved caterer for the campus to view.


If you have any questions in regard to the Clemson University Contract, they should be directed to