Dining on campus isn’t one size fits all. Our meal plans were designed with you in mind. If you are looking to enjoy a meal with friends or just a snack on the go – we’ve got a plan to fit every appetite.

We’ve kept what’s most important to you in mind, building in the convenience, flexibility, quality, value and healthy options you deserve. Explore our meal plan options to learn more about what would be the best fit for you.

  • Do I need to buy a meal plan?
    Please refer to the University website for resident meal plan requirements.

  • Will my meal plan auto renew for next semester? 
    Meal plans are not renewed automatically .

  • Will unused meals or Declining Balance roll over? 
    Meals expire at the end of the spring semester.  Declining Balance rolls over from fall to spring and expires at the end of the semester.

  • If I have already purchased a meal plan, can I change it?
    Requests to change your meal plan should be made at the University Housing & Residence Life Office, Lucio Hall 119, no later than the 7th class day, unless you are upgrading your plan.
  • No Sharing of Swipes is Allowed.  If a Student Wishes to treat another student, family member or friend they may do so using their DB.
  • All Plans expire at the end of the semester.  Meals do not carry over.  DB only carries over from Fall to Spring.
  • All Meals reset Thursday morning, unused meals do not carry over.
Don’t worry - simplicity and convenience are all within reach. Once you have a meal plan, your student ID works like a debit card. Just swipe your card and the meals and points are deducted from your meal plan account.

Our Meal Plans

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Meal plans are convenient, flexible, and loaded with options. Your meal plan includes dining locations all across campus with a range of menus and offerings. You’ll get guaranteed value, whether you eat on campus three times a week or three times a day! We’ve got you covered. See our Meal Plan options below for more information.

Please note that if you live in a Residence Hall on Campus, you must purchase your Meal Plan through Residence Life and not on this website.  Residence Life can be contacted at 361-593-3419, Monday through Friday 8am – 5pm.  The only exception is students who live in Newman Hall.  Newman Hall residents, as well as all other students living off of campus, can purchase meal plans online through this website.  
Mandatory Meal Plans
All students under the age of 21 and living on campus are required to buy a meal plan from the options listed below. In order to purchase, visit the Housing Office located in Lucio Hall.  Please note, once purchased, meal plans cannot be changed after the 7th class day unless you are upgrading your plan.
Commuter Meal Plans
Living off campus brings a different set of needs and challenges to college life. Commuters and residents in the surrounding apartments can purchase any of our meal plans. 
Summer Meal Plans
Faculty, Staff, Legends Meal Plans
Buy a plan today to save money when eating in the campus dining halls or throughout campus.

Need help with your meal plan?

Office Coordinator
April Perales