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Using & Changing Plans

Adding Money to Plans

If you do not want to add a meal plan but wish to add funds to your DePaul University ID card, you can do so by logging in to Campus Connect. Once logged in, select Student Resources > Optional Transactions > Meal Plan Online. You can add funds by using a credit card or by billing them to your student account.

If you are a resident of the University Center and want to add funds to your University Center meal plan, you can do so through the UC resident portal​.

Changing Plans

Meal plans can only be changed during the dates mentioned in the terms and conditions, section 5. To change a meal plan, please use the following forms:

If you are leaving DePaul at the end of any given quarter/semester, any remaining balance will not be refunded.

Rollover Policy

Lincoln Park meal swipes are distributed at the beginning of each quarter (all plans except the DePaul Weekly, which has swipes refreshed each week on Sundays). Swipes do not roll over from quarter to quarter. Flex dollars are distributed at the beginning of each quarter and roll over from quarter to quarter until the end of spring quarter, when they are forfeited.

University Center weekly meal swipes are distributed every Monday and do not roll over from week to week. Flex dollars are distributed every Monday and roll over until the end of spring quarter/semester, when they are forfeited.