Compare meal plan costs

Costs of summer options (Summer 2017)

Summer 2017 meal plans

  Pay-As-You-Go
Access to the Dining Hall Pay the entrace fee with Dining dollars
Dining dollars $1,200
Flex dollars $100
Guest-passes 0
Offered semester Summer
Total cost $1,300
Costs of 2017-2018 meal plans

Academic meal plans (September 2017 to April 2018)

  7-day meal plan
(Best value)
5-day meal plan Pay-As-You-Go
Dining Hall access 7-day unlimited access

5 day unlimited access
(Monday 4 AM to Friday 11:59 PM)

Pay door rate with with Dining Dollars
Dining dollars $100 $0 $2,900
Flex dollars $100 $100 $200
Guest passes 4 2 0
Total cost $4,600 $3,975 $3,100
Costs of semester plans 2017-2018

Meal plans by semester (fall 2017 and winter 2018)

  7 day  5 day  Pay-As-You-Go Block A Block B Block C
Access to the Dining Hall Unlimited access 7 days a week Unlimited access Monday 4 AM to Friday 23:59 PM Pay the entrance fee with Dining Dollars 25 single access 50 single access 75 single access
Dining Dollars $50 $0 $1,450 $0 $0 $0
Flex Dollars $50 $50 $100 $0 $0 $0
Guest passes 2 1 0 0 0 0
Offered semesters Fall and winter Fall and winter Fall and winter Fall and winter Fall and winter Fall and winter
Total cost $2,300 $1,987.50 $1,550 $315 + tax $577.50 + tax $787.50 + tax
Benefits and savings

Benefits and Savings

5-day and 7-day meal plans:

Benefits

  • Full access to the 24/7 Dining Hall whenever you want, as often as you want.
  • Use the “My Pantry” station in the Dining Hall to cook your own meals.
  • Wide variety of food options, menus, the Dietary Restriction Program and the Boxed Lunch Program.

Savings

  • No taxes are charged.
  • The 7 day plan provides the best value-for-money.

Pay-As-You-Go meal plan:

Benefits

  • Can be used at over 22 food locations on campus.
  • Access to 24/7 All-you-care-to-eat Dining Hall at the door rate, tax free.

 Savings

  • Pay no tax on all food prepared on campus.

Block plan for the 24/7 Dining Hall:

Benefits

  • 24-hour access to the Dining Hall whenever you want.
  • Priority access to the 24/7 Dining Hall.

 Savings

  • Block plan C allows you to save on the regular door rate to the Dining Hall.

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