Summer 2013 Meal Plans and Rates

For summer 2013, meals service begins with breakfast May 20 and ends with dinner August 9.

No meals are served May 27 and dinner is not served on July 4.

For more information on when meals are served, please visit the ISU Dining Hours web site.

The summer 2013 Change/Cancel deadlines are:

  • May 24 for contracts that begin Session 1 and Full Summer
  • June 21 for contracts that begin Session 2 or Trial Enrollment.

Once the deadline has passed meal plan changes / cancels will not be permitted for the remainder of the summer.

The rate is billed at the start of the summer through the U-Bill. Please review the ISU Dining Terms, Conditions and Policies for more information.

Meal Plan Requirements

Summer residents are not required to have a meal plan. However many residents opt to purchase some combination of Meal Blocks and Dining Dollar$ so they can make purchases in one of the many Dining Centers, Cafes, Restaurants and C-Stores.

Meal Blocks

The meal plan option available for summer 2013 is Meal Blocks. Meal Blocks consist of dining center meals only – without DD$. Meal Blocks can be selected in AccessPlus. Meals are allotted at the beginning of the summer or at the time of purchase if purchased after summer has begun. Individuals are encouraged to use their meals as unused meals will not be reduced or refunded.

  • At the end of summer, unused meals roll over for use during fall.
  • At the end of fall, unused meals roll over for use during spring.
  • At the end of the spring semester, on the Monday following commencement, all unused meals expire.
Meal Blocks Cost Price per Meal Available To
100 Meal Block – Best Value! $933 $9.33 All on-campus residents and off-campus students
75 Meal Block $707 $9.42
50 Meal Block $477 $9.54
25 Meal Block $241 $9.64 FC and SUV residents and off-campus students

Dining Dollar$(DD$)

DD$ can be purchased on AccessPlus in $10 increments with discounts for purchases over $200. DD$ can be redeemed at all ISU Dining locations. Summer 2013 DD$ will be issued May 17 or at the time of purchase if purchased after May 17. Individuals are encouraged to use their meals as unused meals will not be reduced or refunded.

Once purchased DD$ are not refundable.

  • At the end of summer, unused DD$ roll over for use during fall.
  • At the end of fall, unused DD$ roll over for use during spring.
  • At the end of the spring semester, on the Monday following commencement, all unused DD$ expire.
Dining Dollar$ Price per $ Discount
$10 - $190 $1.00 -
$200 - $390 $0.95 5%
$400 - $590 $0.93 7.5%
$600 or more $0.90 10%