Dining Dollar FAQs

Q: I am a resident student do I have to have dining dollars on my account? 

A: Yes, all resident students have to have dining dollars, $1,000 is the minimum. For additional meal plan information click on the resident tab.

Q:As a commuter student do I have to have dining dollars on my account?

A: No, as a commuter student you do not have to purchase dining dollars, but doing so provides you lots of benefits. The number one benefit of utilizing dining dollars is that you are able to save New York City sales tax with every food and beverage purchase.

Q: Do dining dollars carry over from Fall to Spring?

A: Yes, dining dollars carry over from the fall semester to the spring semester, but whatever amount of dining dollars you added in the Fall will automatically be added in the spring semester. 

Q: Can I utilize dining dollars off-campus?

A: Yes, currently you can utilize dining dollars at the following off-campus locations: