There are several canteens on the university premises and in the hostel complex. The Mihintale campus has three main canteens that cater tothe needs of students, particularly those in the Faculty of Management Studies and the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities. In addition, a new cafeteria facility is being built near the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities. There is also a Milk bar centrally located at the Mihintale Campus. Furthermore, a canteen is maintained in the Faculty of Applied Sciences to serve the foods and beverage needs of the students of that Faculty. Each hostel complex has a number of other canteens. Canteens are also maintained on the sub-campuses at Puliyankulama and Saliyapura, which house the Faculties of Agriculture and Medicine and Allied Sciences, respectively.
A branch of Bank of Ceylon and People’s Bank operates within the University premises with two teller machines. University accounts are maintained at this Branch which also handles all transactions.
The Sub- Post Office for the use of staff and students at the University is situated in the Mihintale junction. It is open from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.