Resources for Gluten-Free Freshman - dummies

By Nancy McEachern

Part of Student’s Gluten-Free Cookbook For Dummies Cheat Sheet

If you’re moving out of your parents’ house and beginning college on a gluten-free diet, you don’t need to feel alone. Resources are in place to help you through your first few months and beyond. If you have issues with the dining plan, cafeteria options or staff, or your health, connect with the following people and organizations to find help:

  • School administration (your admissions counselor or student advisor)

  • Dining Services director

  • Dining hall staff (servers and cooks)

  • Student Disability Services

  • Residential Life department

  • Your resident assistant (RA) in your dorm

  • School dietitians

  • Gluten-free student club (if there isn’t one, consider starting one!)

  • Student Facebook group

  • Family and friends