Meal Plans

2018 - 2019

Students enrolling in the Full-time Undergraduate program starting with fall 2017 (and all subsequent semesters) will be billed a mandatory meal plan each semester (Fall/Spring). The meal plan will be assigned in accordance with the student's University residency: 

Residential students will be assigned the following plans:

  • Freshmen residing in Bergoglio, Merton, Roncalli, Seton, and Toussaint Halls will be assigned the Big Red Plan.

  • Sophomores residing in Bergoglio Hall, Christian Witness Commons, Oakwood Gardens, Pioneer Gardens and Scholars Commons will be assigned the Pioneer Plan.

  • Juniors/Seniors residing in Oakwood Gardens, Taft Commons and The Ridge will be assigned the Red and White Plan.

  • Questions regarding meal plan assignment

Commuter Students

  • Students enrolled fall 2017 and subsequent terms will be assigned the Jefferson Plan.
  • Prior to Fall 2017 students:  Commuter meal plans are available for purchase online or at the Student Accounts Office, Lower Level of the Science Wing of the Main Academic Building. 

  • Commuter meal plans can be added for the Fall Semester until September 10th and during the Spring Semester until January 31st. After the designated dates students can purchase SHU Dollars online or on campus.

University Meal Plan Policies

  • Mandatory assigned meal plan will apply to both the Fall and Spring semesters
  • Unused swipes do not carry over from semester to semester
  • A maximum of $300 dining dollar points will be transferred from Fall to Spring semester
  • All unused dining dollars at the end of the Spring semester will be forfeited
  • Same meal plan cannot be purchased within the same semester

Withdrawal/Refund Policy

  • 100% Before start of semester
  • 80% Before start of 2nd week 
  • 60% Before start of 3rd week
  • 40% Before start of 4th week 
  • 20% Before start of 5th week
  • 0% After 5th week

Meal Plan Details 

PlanSwipes/Dollars Per SemesterCost Per SemesterAssignment/Availability

235 meal swipes
$500 dining dollars

$2,870 Recommended for athletes & students who dine on campus daily
Big Red 150 meal swipes
$850 dining dollars
$2,405 Mandatory for students residing in Merton, Roncalli, Seton, Toussaint and Freshmen in Bergoglio
Pioneer 80 meal swipes
$950 dining dollars
$1,820 Mandatory for students residing in Christian Witness, Pioneer Gardens, Scholars Commons and Sophomores in Bergoglio and Oakwood
Red & White $1,040 dining dollars $1,040 Mandatory for students residing in Taft, The Ridge and Juniors/Seniors in Oakwood
Jefferson $250 dining dollars $250 Mandatory for all commuter students starting fall 2017
Black Rock 15 meal swipes
$350 dining dollars
$515 Optional plan
Park Avenue 7 meal swipes
$180 dining dollars
$250 Optional plan
Merritt 5 meal swipes
$100 dining dollars
$155 Optional plan

For more information regarding our Meal Plan and Dining services, visit our DineOnCampus website. 

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