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Dining Dollars 2014-2015





We are pleased to offer the Dining Dollars meal plan and the Ala Carte meal plan for the 2014-2015 academic year.  The Dining Dollars meal plan is required for all students living in traditional housing. The Ala Carte meal plan is designed for students who are living in campus apartments, satellite housing or are commuting.  You may make your selection in Student Housebook, or contact Dining Services at dining@messiah.edu.

Please review the chart below for information on each meal plan:

Question

Ala Carte

Dining Dollars

Is there an operations
charge?

No

Yes
$1,305/semester
(2014-2015 rate)

What is the total meal
plan cost?

$500/semester

$2,200/semester
(Amount includes operations charge)

What is the spendable
dollar amount?

$525/semester

$895 Dining Dollars/semester

Who is eligible to
purchase the plan?

Any Messiah College student who is living in a Campus Apartment, Satellite Housing or is a Commuter

All students are eligible.
Those in Traditional Housing are required to purchase the Dining Dollars meal plan.

Is there a discount on purchases?

No

Yes:
· 52% discount in Lottie Nelson Dining Hall
· 30% discount for all other campus restaurants

Where can the meal plan be used?

Lottie Nelson Dining Hall
Union Café
The Falcon
Café Diem
Falcon Hut
Vending - discount does not apply

Lottie Nelson Dining Hall
Union Café
The Falcon
Café Diem
Falcon Hut
Vending - discount does not apply

Can additional funds be added to the meal plan throughout the semester?

No; a new meal plan may be purchased

Yes; Dining Dollars may be added at the Falcon Exchange Office or thru the VTS machines

Do leftover funds carry over?

No

For 2014-2015, a Dining Dollars account balance of up to $100 per semester will carry over at the end of the semester only if a new meal plan is purchased for the new semester. If the student is eligible to select ‘No Plan’, any remaining Dining Dollars up to $100 per semester will be applied to the student’s account.

How can I check my balance?

Balances can be found on receipts, MCSquare or at the Falcon Exchange

Balances can be found on receipts, MCSquare or at the Falcon Exchange

Can the meal plan be charged to the Bursar
account?

Yes; funds are not activated for use until the student is in registered status

Yes; funds are not activated for use until the student is in registered status


Additional Information:

For more information, please see the 2014-2015 Meal Plan FAQ Sheet.

New information regarding Lottie Nelson Pricing 2014-2015.

Cancellation/Agreement Adjustments:  see the 2014-2015 Meal Plan Agreement Form.