FAQs

Here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions concerning dining on campus. If you don't find the answer to your question, please contact our dining office and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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Meal Plans

What Meal Plans do you offer?

We offer a variety of meal plans to meet your on campus dining needs. Check out our Meal Plan page for a full list of offerings.

What type of Meal Plan is recommended?

We have a variety of meal plans to meet your needs! Depending on your class year, where you live, and how much you are on campus, our recommendations may vary. Be sure to use our filter and sort functions to help choose your plan. If you still need help choosing a plan, give us a call at 936-468-1113 or email us hartshell-candace@aramark.com.

How can I purchase a Meal Plan?

You can purchase your meal plan through your mySFA account, or by visiting us on campus at the Card Services Office Room 1.305.

Are Meal Plans required?

All students that live on campus are required to purchase a meal plan.

What is Declining Balance?

Declining Balance dollars are accepted as payment at all on campus restaurants. They are loaded right on your Student ID card, so there is no need to carry around cash or another card! There is no minimum balance, over draft fees, or hassles!

How do I get Declining Balance?

You can purchase Declining Balance through your mySFA account, or by visiting us on campus at the Card Services Office Room 1.305.

What if I want to change my Meal Plan?

Meal Plan change requests must be submitted to the University Card Services office.  For questions, give us a call at 936-468-1329.

How do I get into the dining locations once I have purchased my Meal Plan?

Within 24 hours, your Student ID card will be activated with your meal plan. Present your card to the cashier in the dining hall, and you are all set!

Can I carry meals over to the next semester?

No, all meals expire at the end of the semester.

Can I treat a friend to a meal?

To keep discounts as high as possible, meals are reserved for the meal plan holder only. However, you can always treat a friend using Declining Balance dollars.

What do I do when my Declining Balance gets low?

You can reload Declining Balance dollars through your mySFA account, or by visiting us on campus at the Card Services Office Room 1.305.

Where is the Meal Plan Office Located?

Card Services Office Rm 1.305 is located in the first floor of the BPSC.