2023-2024 Proposed Meal Plan Rates

  • Our goal is to simplify the overall number of plans and the components of each plan so both families and students better understand and utilize their plan.
  • NEW!  Only 2 plans to choose from if you are a first-year resident.
  • NEW! Giving students more Dining Dollars to let them spend on whatever they want!
  • If you’re living in Birch-Welch-Roberts, Barton-Lyon-Freeman, Maple, Willow, Larch, Geoffroy, Buchanan, Eaton, Martin, Helser or Friley Halls, you can choose either the Cardinal(All-you-care-to-dine) or the Gold(declining balance of dining center swipes).
    • Any resident living in a required meal plan area as a returning resident for the 2023-2024 academic year may choose Cardinal or Gold, along with the CyFlex.  Please see below as the plans structures have been adjusted for the 2023-2024 academic year.
    • Any resident living in Linden or Wallace Hall will not have a meal plan requirement.

2023-2024 Required Meal Plan Rates

Cardinal Plan(Default Plan)

This plan gives you access to any of our dining centers, anytime you want! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and late-night pizza with friends all with no counting your meal swipes! Enjoy Dining Dollars to spend on meals and snacks as you see fit with no restrictions on what you spend for each meal/snack!

  • Anytime access to dining centers
  • GET & GO– 10 meals per week
  • $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
  • 5 dining center guest meals per year
  • $2316 per semester / $4632 per year

Gold Plan

The Gold Plan is a semester-style plan and offers 200 meals per semester in any of our dining centers along with Flex Meals and Dining Dollars.

  • 200 dining center meals per semester / 400 meals per year
  • GET & GO-10 meals per week
  • $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
  • 5 dining center guest meals per year
  • $2176 per semester / $4352 per year
Required Meal Plans Cardinal Plan Gold Plan
Dining Center Swipes Unlimited access to any dining center 200 dining center meals per semester
GET & GO Meals 10 meals per week 10 meals per week
Dining Dollars $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
Guest Meals 5 dining center guest meals per year 5 dining center guest meals per year
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Cost  $2316 per semester / $4632 per year $2176 per semester / $4352 per year
Required Meal Plan Residence – Birch-Welch-Roberts, Barton-Lyon-Freeman, Maple, Willow, Larch, Geoffroy, Buchanan, Eaton, Martin, Helser or Friley Halls

 

2023-2024 Returner Meal Plan Rates

Any resident living in a required meal plan area as a returning resident for the 2023-2024 academic year may choose Cardinal or Gold, along with the CyFlex.  Please review the plan structures below, as the structure of these plans has changed from the previous academic year.

Cardinal Plan

This plan gives you access to any of our dining centers, anytime you want! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and late-night pizza with friends all with no counting your meal swipes! Enjoy Dining Dollars to spend on meals and snacks as you see fit with no restrictions on what you spend for each meal/snack!

  • Anytime access to dining centers
  • GET & GO– 10 meals per week
  • $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
  • 5 dining center guest meals per year
  • $2316 per semester / $4632 per year

Gold Plan

The Gold Plan is a semester-style plan and offers 200 meals per semester in any of our dining centers along with Flex Meals and Dining Dollars.

  • 200 dining center meals per semester / 400 meals per year
  • GET & GO-10 meals per week
  • $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
  • 5 dining center guest meals per year
  • $2176 per semester / $4352 per year

CyFlex Plan

The CyFlex plan can be used in any dining center or retail location.

  • 135 meals per semester / 270 per year
    • $12 retail value per meal when used in retail locations.
    • Dining Center meals count as a swipe and will reduce the balance each time a swipe is used.
    • GET & GO-10 meals per week
  • $250 Dining Dollars per semester / $500 per year
  • $2538 per semester / $5076 per year
Returner Meal Plans Cardinal Plan Gold Plan CYFlex
Dining Center Swipes Unlimited access to any dining center 200 dining center meals per semester 135 meals per semester-Use in both dining centers(1 swipe) or in retail locations($12 value for each meal)
GET & GO Meals 10 meals per week 10 meals per week 10 meals per week
Dining Dollars $250 Dining Dollars per semester/$500 per yr $250 Dining Dollars per semester/$500 per yr $250 Dining Dollars per semester/$500 per yr
Guest Meals 5 dining center guest meals per yr 5 dining center guest meals per yr Does Not Apply
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Cost  $2316 per semester / $4632 per year $2176 per semester / $4352 per year $2176 per semester / $4352 per year
Returner Meal Plans – Any resident living in a required meal plan area as a returning resident for the academic year may choose Cardinal or Gold, along with the CyFlex.  
 

 

If you live in a campus apartment, Greek community or off campus, you’re welcome to select a residence hall meal plan or, you have the option of any plan below.

2023-2024 Block Plans

Maybe you just need a few meals here and there – our block plans do just that! Use your Block Plan in any dining center or as a Flex Meal in all retail locations. You can also build your own plan by combining Blocks and Dining Dollars.

  • 25 meals/$12 value per meal/$305
  • 50 meals/$12.00 value per meal/$595
  • 105 meals/$12.00 value per meal/ $1193

Expirations: Blocks expire at the end of the spring semester.

2023-2024 Dining Dollars

Dining Dollars spend like cash at any of our locations. The best part? Buy $200 or more at a time and you get a discount!

  • $200 to $390, 5% discount
  • $400 to $590, 7.5% discount
  • $600, 10% discount

Dining Dollars expire at the end of spring semester.

2023-2024 Guest Rates

All of our locations are open to the public. In our cafés, convenience stores and restaurants, you pay for what you purchase. They’re great locations for snacks, meals, a homemade bakery treat or a cup of The Roasterie coffee.

Our dining centers are all-you-care-to-dine. Think of them as your favorite buffet but without the tips or taxes. The pricing below is for people who are not on a meal plan. Students with a meal plan can use their Flex Meals or Dining Dollars to pay for guests.

Adult Pricing: Conversations Dining, Seasons Marketplace, Union Drive Marketplace, and Friley Windows,

  • Breakfast: $11.10
  • Lunch and Dinner: $14.30

Children 9 and Under Pricing: Conversations Dining, Seasons Marketplace, Union Drive Marketplace, and Friley Windows

  • Breakfast: $8.90
  • Lunch and Dinner: $10.48