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Resident Meal Plans

You've got enough to worry about living on campus: classes, studying, work and extracurricular activities. You shouldn't have to stress about eating too. Having a meal plan lets you grab a meal with your friends, when you want it and where you want it. We have a variety of meal plans that fit into your schedule and provide an assortment of high quality choices, with all the types of food you like. Little short on cash today? No worries, your meals are prepaid. Want something healthy? You've got it (Your parents will be proud). So whether you're looking to fill up or just hang out, we’ve got you covered. 

Click here for the Resident Meal Plan Brochure

Resident Meal Plan Options
(All campus residents are required to choose one of the following plans)

Meal Plans:
Glod and Green Plan
19 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$50 DBDs

Bengal Plan–$1,785/semester
14 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$150 DBDs

Acadian Plan
7 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
30 Block Meals*
$125 DBDs

The Upperclassman Plan–$1,450/semester
5 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$250 DBDs

Plus Plans:
Gold and Green Plus Plan $1,885/semester
19 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$150 DBDs

Bengal Plus Plan
14 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$250 DBDs

Acadian Plus Plan–$1,800/semester
7 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
30 Block Meals*
$225 DBDs

The Upperclassman Plus Plan–$1,550/semester
5 all-you-care-to-eat meals/week
$350 DBDs

Meal Plan 101:
Weekly Meal Allowance: You choose how many all-you-care-to-eat breakfast/lunch/dinner meals you want to include in your plan. These meals are eaten in Nowland Hall.

Declining Balance Dollars (DBDs): Some DBDs come with your plan but you can also choose how much additional Declining Balance Dollars, if any, you want to have for the semester. DBDs supplement your weekly meal allowance and can be used at all of our service locations on campus. Sales tax of 8% will be applied to the purchase of all additional declining balance dollars and commuter meal plans. PLEASE NOTE: Unused Declining Balance Dollars transfer from fall to spring semester. At the end of spring semester, unused dollars are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to the new academic year.

Upsize your plan with additional Declining Balance Dollars and save! (Most
students add an extra $50-$300 Declining Balance Dollars each semester.)
Add $50 and get $55 to spend.
Add $75 and get $85 to spend.
Add $100 and get $115 to spend.

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Cash Equivalency: Cash Equivalency simply countcounts breakfast at Bengal’s Grille as one of the meals on your plan. Your card is swiped, and you enjoy a wonderful breakfast without the need for cash.

Block Meals*: When you choose either Acadian Plan your plan comes with a Block of 30 meals. These block meals give you the added flexibility for a busy lifestyle and can be used at any time during the semester in Nowland Hall or Bengal’s Grille during the equivalency period.

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We are committed to providing quality food, service and value with innovative programs in order to meet your changing needs. Your satisfaction is our number-one priority.

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