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Meal Plans & Rates

​​​​​​​​​​​DePaul students eating in the Student Center Lincoln Park campus.

We are committed to providing quality food, service, and value with innovative programs in order to meet the changing needs of our students, faculty, and staff. All of our dining locations accept debit and credit cards, as well as meal plan funds loaded onto a DePaul ID card or University Center ID card.

Learn about meal plans

We offer several different types of meal plans for students, including on-campus residents and students living off campus. Explore different meal plan options for your needs below. 

NOTE: Meal plans for the 2023-24 academic year will be activated on August 27. If you are arriving before August 27 for Premiere DePaul 12 or 13, you may purchase Early Blue Bucks​ or Early Flex Dollars​ to use at on-campus dining locations from August 23-26.

Where will you be living during the academic school year?


What will your college grade level be?

Change your meal plan online

To sign up for or change a meal plan, visit the Use & Manage Your Meal Plan webpage. For questions about your meal plan, email the Department of Housing & Residence Life​.