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Easy and Budget Friendly College Meals

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Buffalo chapter.
  • Baked Ziti

  • Ziti

  • Marinara Sauce

  • Alfredo Sauce

  • Breadcrumbs

  • Mozzarella Cheese

Boil your ziti. Mix your marinara and alfredo sauce together. Add ziti and sauce to baking pan and layer cheese and breadcrumbs on top!

  • Chili

  • Chili Seasoning 

  • Diced Tomatoes

  • Black Beans

  • Red Kidney Beans

  • Yellow Onion

  • Mexican Cheese

  • Your choice of ground meat

Brown your ground meat in a pan. Drain fat. Add seasoning, tomatoes and beans. Bring to boil and simmer for 10 minutes. Add Yellow onion and mexican cheese for garnish. 

**Add in some hot sauce for more flavor.


  • French Bread Pizza

  • French Bread Loaf

  • Pasta/Pizza Sauce

  • Mozzarella Cheese

  • Parmesan cheese

  • Crushed Red pepper

Cut your French Bread in half the long way (like a bagel). Add sauce, cheese, and pepper. Throw in the oven for 5 minutes at 350! 



pizza slice pulling from whole pizza