King of the Fat Sandwich®
A new opportunity at the U!
Sandwich University is the answer for college students looking for unique sandwiches with moderate prices that are available for delivery or late night dining. Each location is themed with the colors and spirit of the college campus that it is serving, making it a favorite hangout for college students. The Sandwich University buzz spreads quickly throughout the campus from our food as well our line of Sandwich University merchandise featuring the attitude that is popular with college students.
Return to the college life with our college focused quick service restaurant. More than just a sandwich shop, Sandwich University is the center of living for late night student dining.
Now you can be a part of the newest opportunity to hit college campuses. Go back to school with a Sandwich University franchise.
King of the Fat sandwiches!
- Fat sandwiches: Fat sandwiches are the hottest thing to hit college campuses with their combination of traditional sandwiches and fries and mozzarella sticks. It’s a college thing.
- Fat Names: It all starts with our unforgettable sandwich names and ends with an unforgettable sandwiches.
- Fat Opportunity: There is no one else better then us in the Fat Sandwich® business. We are “Kings of the Fat Sandwich®” Return to your college campus or pick a new campus to be a part of. The college life awaits you, without the home work and projects.
Are U Ready!
Looking to be a part of a unique opportunity? Do you want to be a part something where you will look forward to going to work? Sandwich University may be the ground floor opportunity you have been looking for.
What type of franchise is available?
Sandwich University offers you the opportunity to operate a franchise, which provides our unique Fat sandwiches in college towns creating a great place for students to dine and hang out late night.
How much will I need to invest?
The estimated initial investments to establish an Sandwich University franchise will be between $159,075 to $324,075 and is variant upon location. This includes a franchise fee of $17,500, as well as the necessary buildout, inventory, décor and startup costs associated with your restaurant.
What is the royalty fee?
The royalty fee covers the ongoing support services that you will receive as an Sandwich University franchisee, as well as entitling you to the use of the Sandwich University service marks, proprietary business system and marketing assistance. The fee is 6% of your weekly sales.
How much money can I make with a Sandwich University restaurant?
The Federal Trade Commission regulates what Lilly’s is allowed to disclose to franchisees. As you proceed through the process of purchasing a restaurant, you will receive the Uniform Franchise Offering Circular that includes information about the costs of opening and operating your restaurant.
How do I learn about the sandwich business?
Our outstanding franchise support system provides you with everything you need to know about your restaurant. Included are all aspects of our Sandwich University operations covering our proprietary recipes and food preparation techniques, as well as management functions.
How big of a location do I need?
Your facility should be between 1,000 to 3,000 square feet to accommodate your kitchen, seating and delivery service area.
What do I look for in choosing a location?
Your Sandwich University restaurant should be located adjacent to a college campus and be on one of the primary walking path of students with high visibility. Close proximity to the college bar and night life area is also important due to the late night dining that is a cornerstone of the business.
Will I have a protected territory?
Yes each franchisee is granted an protected territory for operating your restaurant. The territory will consist of a radius of approximately 1 ˝ miles of your location. A report on your desired territory will be provided.
What is the next step?
Simple. Complete the Franchise Inquiry Form & Fax it to (304) 212-5952. Upon receiving the form, we will contact you within 24 hours.
- Complete "Information Request Form"
Please complete our Information Request Form to receive additional information. If you meet our preliminary criteria and your territory is available, a representative will be in touch within 2 business days. When we receive your information we will mail out a Marketing Packet with additional information on our franchise as well as an application.
- Initial phone call
During our first call we will further discuss the Sandwich University opportunity. We will also cover a few key topics including; your motivation, business background and territory of interest.
- Email marketing packet
Upon receiving your information request we will also email you additional information about the Sandwich University franchise opportunity. Occasionally these emails will go into the spam folders because of attachments we include with the emails, so check your email for exciting information.
- Return application
The application tells us that you are serious about the opportunity and it will also give us a clear picture of your financial and managerial plans.
- Receive FDD
Upon receipt of your completed application, we will mail you our. Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) The FDD further defines the relationship between us - the Franchisor (us) and the Franchisee (you). It is a legal document, and it is what you will sign in order to become an Sandwich University franchisee.
- FDD Conference Call
Within two weeks of your receiving the FDD, we will contact you to schedule a FDD Conference Call. This call will give you the opportunity to ask any questions that you may have about the FDD or Franchise Agreement. If you plan to review the FDD with an attorney, or have specific legal questions, please submit your questions prior to our call.
- Discovery Day!
Your Discovery should be held within 30 days of your FDD Conference Call. Discovery Days are held at our corporate headquarters in Morgantown, WV. You will have the opportunity to view our corporate stores and see first hand how the Sandwich University system works as well as spend time with the Sandwich University franchise staff and our CEO.
If we feel that you are a great franchisee candidate, we will send you a formal written offer including the assigned territory. The signing is done remotely and does not require a trip back to our headquarters.