Academic year-2020-21

What is ISU Dining?

  • 4 Dining Centers
  • 10 cafes
  • 6 fast-casual restaurants ( Dolce Freddo Gelato shop coming to MU later this summer)
  • 2 markets
  • 1 GET & Go location
  • 2 food trucks (Special events only for 2021-22)
  • Central Bakery & Culinary Support Center
  • Central receiving
  • Vending machines-Locations here
  • Catering

Who do we employ?

  • 60 P&S Staff-Includes a Registered Dietitian and 10 culinarians
  • 150 fulltime employees-Includes cooks, drivers, and storekeepers
  • 1,500+ student employees- This equates to over 500 full-time employees!

CA Plans Living in the Residence Halls: 215 Total Meals

  • 135 Dining Center Meals, allows one entry for meal plan holder into any of our 4 dining centers
  • 80 Flex Meals, allows for $9.00 usage in any Retail location for purchase of prepared food product.
    • Can also be used to allow guest entry into a dining center.
    • If not used as Flex Meal or for guests, can be used by meal plan holder as dining center entry.
  • No Dining Dollars

First Year On-Campus Meal Plans Options 2021-22

How Meal Plans Work Video

Cardinal(Default Plan) & Cyclone

  • Unlimited Access into any dining center
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go location-10 meals per week
  • Flex Meals are worth $9.00 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

Gold

  • 200 meals at any dining center
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go Location-10 meals per week
  • Flex Meals are worth $9.00 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

CyFlex

  • 220 meals at any dining center Ten of these a week can be used as a Flex Meal.
  • The plan is perfect for students with issues with large spaces/anxiety.
  • Ideal for students living in Geoffroy and Buchanan due to proximity to the MU(Flex Meal location)
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go location
  • Flex Meals are worth $10.50 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

Returning  On-Campus Meal Plans Options 2021-22

Cardinal(Default Plan) & Cyclone

  • Unlimited Access into any dining center
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go location-10 meals per week
  • Flex Meals are worth $9.00 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

Gold

  • 200 meals at any dining center
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go location-10 meals per week
  • Flex Meals are worth $9.00 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

CyFlex

  • 220 meals at any dining center Ten of these a week can be used as a Flex Meal.
  • The plan is perfect for students with issues with large spaces/anxiety.
  • Ideal for students living in Geoffroy and Buchanan due to proximity to the MU(Flex Meal location)
  • Dining swipe can be used at our Get & Go location
  • Flex Meals are worth $10.50 toward any retail location
  • Flex Meals can also be used for guests
  • Dining Dollars spend like cash

New for 2021 -2022, students returning to live in meal plan required housing have the option to select from two additional plans.

Silver

  • 150 meals per semester $10.50 retail value per meal
  • $300 Dining Dollars per semester

Bronze

  • 125 meals per semester /$10.50 retail value per meal
  • $275 Dining Dollars per semester

What is a Flex Meal?

Click here to learn more

Dining Dollars

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GET Mobile App

Click to learn more

What is GET & GO?

  • Uses a dining center swipe
  • Order on our GET app
  • Hot entree two sides and a drink
  • Students can use up to 10 times per week.
  • Location- First Floor  UDCC
  • Monday-Friday(UDCC)
  • How to order using the GET App video

Check Meal Balances

Nutrition

Employment

  • $11-12 dollars starting wage
  • Work around students’ schedules
  • On-Campus locations
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Great resume builder

Sustainability

  • Composting-Over 285 tons a year
  • Unused food goes to Food at First(local organization feeding those in need)
  • Local food purchases
  • Recycling
  • More information about sustainability click here

Rules of Dining-click here