All full- and part-time students at Springfield College are eligible to purchase a meal plan. Students who reside in residence halls without in-suite kitchen facilities are required to purchase the 14 Meal Plan or higher. The plans can be used at The Fresh Food Company in Cheney Hall, the Cafe, Locklin Hall Coffee Shoppe, Allied Snack Shop, Campus Concessions, and the Convenience Store. Here are some important features of the Meal Plan to keep in mind.
Meal Plans for 2012 - 2013
|Plan Name||Plan Cost|
|Unlimited Meal Plan||$6,560|
|19 Meal Plan + $400 Dining Dollars||$5,610|
|14 Meal Plan + $600 Dining Dollars||$4,850|
|7 Meal Plan + $600 Dining Dollars||$2,970|
|3 Meal Plan + $800 Dining Dollars||$2,430|
|Dining Dollars Meal Plan||$1,060|
The meal allowance let's you enjoy "all you care to eat" dining for the breakfast, lunch and dinner meal periods at the Fresh Food Company in Cheney Hall. You receive a set number of meals per week, based on the meal plan you select, unless you have selected the Unlimited Meal Plan. When you eat at the Fresh Food Company in Cheney Hall, a meal is reduced from your weekly meal balance. You may use one meal per meal period, unless you select the Unlimited Meal Plan. Choose your dining membership based on your eating habits and schedule. The 19, 14, 7, and 3 Meal Plans reset each week on Thursday morning.
All of the dining plans offer Dining Dollars (DD), which are accepted like cash in all of our dining locations. Dining Dollars function using the same concept as a debit card. Whenever you buy food items on campus using this option, the total amount of your purchase will be subtracted from your Dining Dollars and you may add Dining Dollars to your account at any time.
*Your unused DD transfer from your Fall Meal Plan to your Spring Meal Plan. At the end of the Spring semester any unused DD are non-refundable and cannot be transferred to the new academic year.
*Any Add-On Dollars remaining at the end of the Spring semester are 100% refundable.
Unlimited Meal Plan
This plan is based on student feedback, the Unlimited Meal Plan allows you to enter the Fresh Food Company in Cheney Hall as often as you like-all day, every day. Plus, you receive $150 in DD and 3 Guest Meals per semester
The 19 Meal Plan
For those who like three square meals a day, this plan offers you all 19 meals served weekly. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Monday-Friday and Brunch and Dinner on Saturday and Sunday. Plus, you receive $200 in DD and three Guest Meals per semester.
The 14 Meal Plan
For those students who are likely to eat an average of 2 meals a day, you have the flexibility to use your 14 meals as you wish during the week. Plus you receive $300 DD and 3 Guest Meals per semester. This is the minimum plan for residence students.
The 7 Meal Plan
For those who are likely to eat an average of one meal a day, you have the flexibility to use your seven meals as you wish during the week. Plus, you receive $300 in DD and 3 Guest Meals per semester.
The 3 Meal Plan
For those who are likely to eat only a few meals per week, you have the flexibility to use your three meals as you wish during the week. Plus you receive $400DD and three guest Meals per semester.
All Dining Dollar Plan
This plan provides complete flexibility and consists of all Dining Dollars, which may be used at any of the dining locations.
Meal Plan Refund Policy
|Last Date of Plan Use||Refund|
|Before Classes||100% of meal plan charge|
|During 1st week||90% of meal plan charge|
|During 2nd week||80% of meal plan charge|
|During 3rd week||75% of meal plan charge|
|During 4th week||70% of meal plan charge|
|During 5th week||65% of meal plan charge|
|During 6th week||60% of meal plan charge|
|During 7th week||55% of meal plan charge|
|During 8th week||50% of meal plan charge|
|During 9th week||40% of meal plan charge|
|After 9th week||0% of meal plan charge|