Providing great food and service is our passion and we are dedicated to making sure your event is perfect in every way.

Let our catering team assist you from designing the perfect menu, to personalizing all the details of your unique gathering. Our catering services can accommodate any size, theme, or individual requirements, in virtually any location – on or off campus.

We’ll work with you to create a custom menu inspired by your unique needs that will leave a lasting impression on your guests.

Waiter service, buffet, small plates and international inspired specialty stations: all served in your style! And because you’ve entrusted your event to Dominican University Dining, the food will be unmatched, the service spectacular, and the event will be unforgettable!


Meet Claressa Padilla


Claressa is passionate about customer service and working in a fast-paced environment. She received her Bachelor’s in Business Management and has over 25 years of experience in the food and beverage industry. With a constant goal to be “Humble and Kind,” Claressa believes in being hands-on and working in a team environment to deliver exceptional services at catering events.

For questions regarding Catering, please contact Claressa Padilla at 708.524.6447 or