Winter Session
Remember that True Grit’s will be closed from Dec. 20th-Jan. 1st and will re-open on January 2nd so plan accordingly! (Last meal served will be Dinner on December 19, 2013, and the first meal served on January 2, 2014 will be breakfast) Flex dollars expire at 8p.m. December 19, 2013.
Any student may purchase a winter session meal plan – see prices below!
Residents of Patapsco Hall East or South or a nine month floor in Harbor Hall (1st North, 1st West, 2nd South, 2nd West, 3rd South, and 3rd West), ARE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE A WINTER SESSION MEAL PLAN – MINIMUM OF $50 FLEX. This is because your housing license includes housing for the Winter Session 2014, which is from Thursday, January 2, 2014 through Friday, January 24, 2014. You are required to select a winter meal plan – if you do NOT select one you will be automatically assigned the $50 flex plan that will roll-over to the Spring Semester for your convenience.
The Winter Session 2014 meal plans and costs are:
The Ultimate        $ 446.00
Fab 14                   $ 326.00
Terrific 10             $ 226.00
Mini 25 Block       $ 216.00
Just Flex -$50.00   $   50.00
Winter Meal Plans are to be used at True Grit's, winter session meal plans do not offer retail meal exchange.
Unlike the regular semester, Winter Session meal plans DO NOT INCLUDE FLEX DOLLARS. If desired these must be purchased separately, as the JUST FLEX -$50.00 option. Please note that unused Winter Session 2014 Flex Dollars will carry over and be credited for use during the Spring 2014 Semester. As noted, meal plans will begin on Thursday, January 2, 2014 and conclude on Friday, January 24, 2014. Winter Session 2014 meal plans will appear as a separate charge on your student account.
Winter Session 2014 meal plan selection must be made by Sunday, December 15, 2013 to ensure that the charge will appear on your January 1, 2014 Student Account. 
You must submit an RT Ticket. This can be done by logging into your MyUMBC account, select the HELP tab (located at the top center of the page) than click Request Help. Under Billing and Personal Finance click on Meal Plans, and follow the prompts. Be sure to include your UMBC ID number, your full name, and residence location.
After the December 15, 2013 signup deadline, changes to meal plans for Winter Session 2014 will be accepted prior to January 2, 2014, but will be subject to a $35.00 processing charge for this service. Changes may be done by submitting an RT ticket as noted under SIGN UP above. No meal plan changes may be made after the start of the Winter Session, January 2, 2014.
Voluntary meal plan users in the apartments may select any available meal plan using the Chartwells Dine-On-Campus website, or in person at the Campus Card counter.