Cornell Dining meal plans are designed to make your life easier while providing convenient, healthy, and delicious options. Why apply for a meal plan?
Convenience - The best meal of the day is just a few minutes away with about 30 dining eateries campus-wide.
Variety - You can't beat our menu options, with everything from sushi and Grab-n-Go sandwiches, to hearty home-cooked and international entrees, daily kosher menus, and plenty of vegan and vegetarian options.
Flexibility - Big Red Bucks (BRBs) are funds placed in a declining-balance account when you enroll in a meal plan, offering great flexibility. Each BRB equals $1 and can be used to make tax-free food purchases on campus, when and where you want.
You may enroll in a meal plan at any time. Apply using the links below!
Student meal plans are valid for the entire academic year.
Reduce or Upgrade your meal plan: The deadline to reduce your meal plan for the Fall 2018 semester is September 5, 2018. Upgrade a meal plan during business hours Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM at 206 Robert Purcell Community Center at any point throughout the year.
Meal Plan Cancels: The deadline for canceling your meal or debit plan is September 5, 2018. Exception: Students who enroll in a meal or debit plan at the beginning of the spring semester can cancel through February 6, 2019. NOTE: House System residents have a required meal plan and cannot cancel. To cancel, go to 206 Robert Purcell Community Center, Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM.
Students who join and/or move to fraternities or sororities during the spring semester cannot cancel meal plans, but are permitted to change to a similar or smaller on-campus, traditional meal plan, or the Supplemental Meal Plan. Such change requests must include written verification from the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs.
MealChoice & MealChoice Encore for faculty, staff, and retirees: