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MealChoice is the meal plan designed exclusively for Cornell faculty and staff. Like any debit plan, MealChoice gives you convenient, cash-free access to Cornell Dining eateries, campus vending machines with card readers, and Ithaca-area restaurants participating in City Bucks.

All full-time faculty and staff are automatically enrolled in this program. Simply add money to your account to begin saving!

> Add money or check on the status of your account through our account management system.

Staff and faculty may also add dollars to MealChoice accounts with cash and check at Jansen's Market in Noyes Community Recreation Center:  Monday through Friday between 10am and 5pm; Saturday and Sunday between 11am and 5pm; Appel and Robert Purcell Service Centers, and the Dining Contracts Office.

> View the MealChoice terms and conditions

What does MealChoice give you?

  • $7.50 Lunch – You pay only $7.50 for Lunch (Monday-Friday) at any of our All You Care to Eat dining rooms on campus
  • Buy 10 Get 11th Free – Ask for a punch card, and when you pay for 10 AYCTE lunches with MealChoice, 11th is free
  • 10% Discount – 10% off all breakfast and dinner purchases at any of our All You Care to Eat dining rooms on campus
  • 10% Discount – 10% off all breakfast, lunch, and dinner purchases at all cafes, food courts, and coffee houses
  • City Bucks Discounts – Special-priced entrées and promotions at participating Ithaca eateries


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