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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 864.388.8221 or email us dining@lander.edu

How can I purchase a Meal Plan?

You can purchase your meal plan by visiting the Meal Plans tab, or by visiting us on campus in the lower level of Somers Hall next to The Greenview Dining Room.

Are Meal Plans required?

All students that live in Somers Hall are required to purchase a meal plan.

What are Dining Dollars?

Dining Dollars are accepted as payment at all on campus dining locations. 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 Dining Dollars?

Declining Balance can be purchased by visiting the Shop tab, or by visiting us on campus in the lower level of Somers Hall next to The Greenview Dining Room.

What if I want to change my Meal Plan?

Meal Plan change requests must be submitted to the Meal Plan Office by . For questions, give us a call at 864.388.8221

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?

Your meals are for your use only and are not transferable, but you can treat a friend or visiting family member with your Bearcat Bucks.

What do I do when my Bearcat Bucks get low?

You can reload your Bearcat Bucks at any time! Bearcat Bucks can be purchased by clicking here, or by visiting us on campus.


Where can I find more info on nutrition?

For more on Nutritional Information and Healthy for Life initiatives, visit our Eat Well section.

Why do I have to create an account in order to check out?

For you, and us, to be able to best track orders, and to be able to contact you in case of a question regarding your order we ask that you create a CampusDish account.

How do I create an account?

Click the "Login" button, and then on the login page click the "create a new account" link.