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Carolina Food Co.

Voluntary Meal Plans

Your time is valuable, so leave the food to us!  Enjoy the convenience and value of meal plan membership while you are on campus. Save time by enrolling in one of our voluntary meal plan membership options that provide access to over 30 dining locations across campus.  Upperclassmen and students living off campus can select from our Residential All Access Plan or the variety of options shown below.

Membership Benefits

Meal Plan Membership provides:

* Residential restaurants are open and available to all students regardless of where you live on or off campus.

  • Free membership in to the sustainable to-go program
  • Access to over 30 retail locations including Starbucks and Chick-fil-A.
  • Ability to use meal swipes in retail locations for meal exchange combos. There is no daily limit on meal exchange swipe usage for the Carolina 10 and Block Plans.

 


 

Voluntary Meal Plan Options

 

Weekly Meal Plans

Carolina 10 with $200 meal plan dollars
  • Enjoy 10 meal swipes per week that can be used in our residential restaurants or for meal exchange in our retail locations. Meals must be used during that week and unused meals do not roll over to the next week. Meal swipes will reset back to 10 every Thursday morning.
  • $200 meal plan dollars, that are tax free, to supplement your meal swipes and used for a la carte purchases in dining locations

 

Declining Balance Meal Plans (DCB)

Declining Balance $1500
  • $1500 declining balance dollars that can be used for a la carte purchases in all dining locations.
  • Declining balance dollars can be used in our residential restaurants (DCB meal plan holder would pay door rate before tax) or in our retail locations.
  • Declining Balance funds are tax free so that is a 10% savings on all purchases
Declining Balance $950
  • $950 declining balance dollars that can be used for a la carte purchases in all dining locations.
  • Declining balance dollars can be used in our residential restaurants (DCB meal plan holder would pay door rate before tax) or in our retail locations.
  • Declining Balance funds are tax free so that is a 10% savings on all purchases

 

Block Meal Plans

Block 80 meal plan with $200 meal plan dollars
  • 80 meal swipes to be used at your discretion during the semester. Meal swipes can be used in our residential restaurants or for meal exchange combos in retail locations. Unused meals expire at the end of the semester.
  • $200 meal plan dollars, that are tax free, to supplement your meal swipes and used for a la carte purchases in dining locations
Block 50 meal plan with $375 meal plan dollars
  • 50 meal swipes to be used at your discretion during the semester. Meal swipes can be used in our residential restaurants or for meal exchange combos in retail locations. Unused meals expire at the end of the semester.
  • $375 meal plan dollars, that are tax free, to supplement your meal swipes and used for a la carte purchases in dining locations

 

Details

  • Meal plan membership and pricing is a semesterly contract. Meal plan members will be auto-enrolled into the same meal plan in spring semester that they selected in fall semester with the option to opt out or make changes the first week and a half of classes.
  • There is a 30-minute pause in between meal swipe usage in both the residential and retail restaurants to prevent guests from swiping for other people.
  • Unused swipes expire at the end of each semester.
  • Unused meal plan dollars and declining balance funds from fall semester will roll over to spring semester if the meal plan holder is enrolled in a meal plan in spring semester. Unused meal plan dollars at the end of spring semester will expire.
  • Additional meal plan dollars and declining balance funds can be added at any time by contacting the CarolinaCard Office at (803) 777-1708.

 

 


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