Food Carts

This map of campus shows where the Millar Library food cart and UCB food cart areas are located. The Millar Library Food Cart is located off of SW 10th ave, at the northwest corner of the Millar Library. The UCB Food Carts are located at the southwest corner of southwest 5th and southwest Harrison.

Millar Library Food Carts

979 SW Harrison, Portland, OR 97201

At the northwest corner of Millar Library, this location includes space for multiple food carts within a pod and along a portion of a pedestrian corridor.  Two residence halls north of the location feature 193 housing units. Parking spaces in nearby PSU structures can be reserved for support vehicles or storage use for an additional fee. 

UCB Food Carts

SW 5th Ave & Harrison

At the southwest corner of SW Fifth Avenue and SW Harrison Street, this covered location includes space for three food carts. The location is adjacent to a transit mall bus stop and the PSU Academic and Student Recreation Center. Electricity is included in the lease rate. Parking spaces in this building can be reserved for support vehicles or storage use for an additional fee.
Additional locations may be available, but must be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. 


Food carts on the PSU campus are subject to a number of regulations.

Note: PSU does not have the authority to lease space to food carts in the public right-of-way or in the South Park Blocks. Visit Portland Parks & Recreation for more information about food carts in city parks, including the South Park Blocks.


If you would like to move forward after familiarizing yourself with the necessary information and requirements, please complete the Food Cart Application Questionnaire and Application Checklist.

Portland State University currently has a waitlist for all interested Food Carts

Contact Us

For more information about leasing space on the PSU campus for food carts, contact Dawnna Wilder at or 503-725-2394.