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Purchase a Commuter Meal Plan

Purchasing a commuter meal plan information can be found in Spanish Español

No time to make coffee at home? Not enough time to run home between classes for lunch? NO PROBLEM! Washburn Dining Services offers meal plans for commuter students. So whether you're studying in the library or heading to a meeting on campus you don't have to go far to grab a snack or dinner.  The best part is you can find a plan that best suits you and add more later.

HOW TO PURCHASE YOUR PLAN: PURCHASE A PLAN BELOW. Look through the following list of meal plans and pick the one that works best.

    Swipe and Save

The Swipe and Save plan is used exclusively at Lincoln Dining, which is set up as an all you care to eat format. One swipe is a meal, so each time you swipe a meal is deducted.  Swipes EXPIRE at the end of EACH SEMESTER.

These savings are calculated using the average price you pay for breakfast, lunch and dinner door rates, plus sales tax you would pay at Lincoln Dining if you did have a meal plan.


              # of meals:         100                   60                35

                             Cost of Plan:   $535.00            $340.00         $215.00

                          Cost Per Meal:    $5.35                $5.67             $6.14

                                    Savings:   $168.00            $82.00           $31.00


100 Swipe & Save Meals: $535


60 Swipe and Save Meals: $340


35 Swipe and Save Meals: $215


This combination plan is $285 and includes 50 meals at Lincoln Dining and $27 Dining Dollars for use at any Dining Location. Unused meals expire at the end of each semester. Dining Dollars transfer from Fall semester to Spring. Any unused Dining Dollars at the end of the Spring semester will be forfeited.

      Ichabod Pack Plan: $285


                                           Dining Dollars with Added Bonus

Dining Dollars are similar to a debit account and can be used at any dining location on campus. Dining Dollars do rollover from the Fall semester to the Spring semester but expire at the end of the Spring semester. You can purchase extra Dining Dollars as needed right here on the website, just choose from belowUpgrade Bonus: Add additional value and purchasing power to your plan with a Dining Dollar upgrade. The Dining Dollar upgrade is perfect for the occasional latte, lunch with a friend or a late-night snack.

      $200 get $220


     $100 get $110


     $50 get $55


Another option available to students is to add BodBucks to their iCard. BodBucks are discretionary dollars residents can spend at several places on campus, including the Corner Store, Libation Station, Ichabod Shop, concessions, and vending machines. They remain on student accounts as long as they are active at the University.


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