The current thread about eats around RenDa in Beijing jogged my memory about a compilation in English I stumbled across reporting the results of a survey of the best foods to eat on many campuses in Shanghai. There's a school-by-school rundown, they identify the specific building location, and in some instances the accepted methods of payment (of use to non-students). The whole article begins here:
A summary list of the best by campus is presented at the end of the article:
Shanghai University Baoshan Campus: Xinjiang mixed Long noodle with vegetable in the Islamic Restaurant, Boiled Beef in Hot Sauce, Rice Cake with T Bone Steak, Pan Fried Beef Bun, Sandwich and Coffee in No.5 Street Restaurant.
Tongji University: T Bone Steak, Fried Egg with Tomato, Beef Noodles.
Shanghai Normal University: Saute Rice Noodles with Green Bean Sprouts on the second floor of West Restaurant, Korean Well-Done Rice by Stone Pot.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University: Beef Ramen Noodles,
Northeastern University, China: good snack bars
Shanghai Medical College Fudan University: Savoury and Crisp Chicken, Pork in Soy Sauce
East China Normal University: Earthenware Casserole, Malatang.
Fudan University: Beef Ramen Noodles
Foreign Trade College in Songjiang University-Town: Breakfast
Shanghai International Studies University: Steamed Bun
Lixin University in Songjiang University-Town: Barbecued pork, Steamed Bun
East China University of Politics and Law in Songjiang University-Town: Pan Fried Pot Sticker, Fried Egg with Tomatoes
Northeastern University in Songjiang University-Town: Spicy Chicken