Food and Vending Services

Purple Cat Café

Hopkinsville Community College hosts the Purple Cat Café, which serves breakfast and pastries, light hot and cold lunch fare, homemade desserts, and espresso drinks from a central location in the Auditorium Building on the Hopkinsville campus. Students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors can enjoy a relaxing atmosphere perfect for studying, reading a newspaper, or taking advantage of HCC's guest WiFi, all while enjoying Irene and Jesse Jacques' delicious fare.

  • Hours of Operation
    Monday - Friday, 8 am - 2 pm


For that quick snack between classes, each campus building has a vending machine bay with food and drink offerings available all hours the campus is open.

Support for Student Scholarships

Both food services are contracted and the commissions benefit student scholarships.