Camden campus meal plans are dollar based. This means you will select the dollar amount of meals you anticipate using for an entire semester. The meal plan you select for the fall semester will be automatically selected and charged to your term bill for the spring semester.  Remaining meal plan dollars at the end of the fall semester will rollover to the spring semester. Refunds or credits are not provided for unused meal plan dollars remaining at the end of the spring semester.  Ruconnection ID cards and meal plans are non-transferable.

Camden meal plans may be utilized at the Gateway Cafe (Camden Dining Hall), Starbucks in the campus center and the Bridge Cafe in the law school.

Meal plans may be obtained at the Financial Services/Bursar’s Office, Armitage Hall, 1st Floor, 311 North 5th Street, Camden Campus.  It is the student’s responsibility to make payment for meal plan charges placed on their term bill, regardless of whether an actual bill is sent.

Students who have withdrawn or have prematurely terminated a housing contract must notify the  Financial Services/Bursar’s Office, Armitage Hall, 1st Floor, 311 North 5th Street, Camden Campus as soon as possible to request release from their meal plan and ensure the appropriate adjustments are made to their financial record.  Refunds will be determined on a prorated basis.  There will be no refunds issued after the 12th week of the semester.

 

  • The Deluxe Plan - $1737 per semester

    All Undergraduate residential students living on campus are required to have one of the following plans either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

    All students residing in the Towers Residence Hall must select either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

  • The Basic Plan - $1533 per semester

    All Undergraduate residential students living on campus are required to have one of the following plans either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

    All students residing in the Towers Residence Hall must select either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

  • The Apartment Plan - $767 per semester

    The apartment plan caters to commuters and individuals who have easy access to cooking facilities but would still like to occasionally dine on campus.

    All undergraduate students residing in apartment style housing are required to have a meal plan and may select any of the following – Apartment, Basic or Deluxe.

    All other university community members have the option to purchase any of the meal plans offered which includes the Apartment, Basic or Deluxe plan.


Minimum requirements

All Undergraduate residential students living on campus are required to have one of the following plans either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

All students residing in the Towers Residence Hall must select either the Basic Plan or the Deluxe Plan.

All undergraduate students residing in apartment style housing are required to have a meal plan and may select any of the following – Apartment, Basic or Deluxe. All graduate and law students residing in the residence halls have the option of purchasing The Apartment, Basic or Deluxe Plan, although it is not a requirement.

The Apartment Plan is not available to residents of the Towers. The Apartment, Basic and Deluxe Plan are available to all other students – commuters, graduates and undergraduate residents of the apartments.

The cash value of each plan is stored electronically. Residents can select breakfast, lunch and/or dinner in the newly renovated dining facility. Account funds can be accessed through your university ID card. Using your ID card to purchase meals is similar to using a bank debit card. Dining Services will deduct each purchase for your meal(s) from your account and your remaining account balance will be displayed.

Other policies of Dining Services and the meal plan contract are briefly explained at the Dining Hall Policies .


Meal Plan Requests

Students may obtain and adjust a meal plan at the Financial Services/Bursar’s Office, Armitage Hall, 1st Floor, 311 North 5th Street, Camden Campus. It is the student’s responsibility to make payment for meal plan charges placed on their term bill, regardless of whether an actual bill is sent to them or not. Remaining meal plan dollars at the end of the fall semester will rollover to the spring semester. In addition, the meal plan you have selected for the Fall semester will automatically be charged to your term bill for the Spring semester. Refunds or credits are not provided for unused meal plan dollars remaining at the end of the spring semester.


Medical and Dietary Considerations

Dining Services will work with students who have special dietary needs to ensure a medically appropriate and nutritionally sound diet. Complete the Medical Dietary Considerations Form and return it to the RU Express / Board Plan Office, Records Hall Room 102, College Avenue Campus, to initiate a professional review of your nutritional and dietary concerns. You may contact the Nutritionist by clicking here.