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On-Campus Resident Meal Plans

There are 4 meal plans offered for on-campus residents.

All living areas require a meal plan except College Creek and Campus Apartments. Residents of the Hill, Canyon Creekview Suites are required to have one of the All Access meal plans. Residents of Creekview Apartments and Cypress are required to have any one of the meal plans.

Each plan is designed primarily for meals in The J Dining Hall. However, each plan has Flex Dollars, as well as 25% Meal Exchanges that can be used at the College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers instead of The J in place of a swipe. Each plan also has meals that can be used for resident's guests.

All Access 7 Day

The All Access 7 Day meal plan provides unlimited meals, 7 days a week in The J, and provides the best value of the meal plans. In addition, this plan gives students $175 Flex Dollars per semester that can be used at other Dining locations. Also included are 84 meal exchanges that can be used at the College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers, for a complete meal. One of the All Access meal plans are required for all residents of the Hill, Canyon and Creekview Suites. This plan has the best value for students that plan to eat on-campus everyday.

  • Academic Year Total Cost: $5,600
  • Semester Cost: $2,800
  • Flex Dollars per semester: $175
  • Guest Meals per semester: 5
  • Meal Exchanges per semester: 84

All Access 5 Day

The All Access 5 Day meal plan provides unlimited meals, 5 days a week, Monday - Friday only, in The J. In addition, this plan gives students $300 Flex Dollars per semester that can be used at other Dining locations or to be used on the weekends. Also included are 66 meal exchanges that can be used at the College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers, for a complete meal Monday - Friday. One of the All Access meal plans are required for all residents of the Hill, Canyon and Creekview Suites. This plan is best suited for students that do not plan on eating at on-campus dining locations most weekends.

  • Academic Year Total Cost: $5,000
  • Semester Cost: $2,500
  • Flex Dollars per semester: $300
  • Guest Meals per semester: 5
  • Meal Exchanges per semester: 66

Lumberjack 125

The Lumberjack 125 meal plan provides 125 meals in The J per semester. In addition, this plan gives students $525 Flex Dollars per semester that can be used at other Dining locations. Also included are 31 meal exchanges that can be used in place of a swipe at the College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers, for a complete meal.

  • Academic Year cost: $3,500
  • Semester Cost: $1,750
  • Flex Dollars per semester: $525
  • Guest Meals per semester: 3
  • Meal Exchanges per semester: 31

Lumberjack 75

The Lumberjack 75 meal plan provides 75 meals in The J per semester. In addition, this plan gives students $325 Flex Dollars per semester that can be used at other Dining locations. Also included are 19 meal exchanges that can be used in place of a swipe at the College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers, for a complete meal.

  • Academic Year cost: $2,100
  • Semester Cost: $1,050
  • Flex Dollars per semester: $325
  • Guest Meals per semester: 3
  • Meal Exchanges per semester: 19
FAQs
  • How do I get a meal plan? On-campus residents will select their meal plan in their Housing Application.
  • Can I add more meals or swipes to a meal plan? No you cannot add more swipes to a plan. If you run out of swipes you can use your exchanges or flex dollars or can purchase Cpoints to use at dining locations.
  • Can I add more flex dollars to a meal plan? No you cannot add more flex dollars to a plan. If you run out of flex dollars, you can purchase Cpoints to use at dining locations at get a 5% discount.
  • What can C Points be used for? C Points can be used to pay for washing and drying clothes in the residence halls, to use at print stations around campus for printing, for purchases at the bookstore or at any dining location which includes a 5% discount.
  • Where can I purchase C Points? C Points can be purchased at the Housing Cashier, at Student Financial Services or online at https://get.cbord.com/humboldt/full/login.php
  • What can flex dollars be used for? Flex dollars can be used to purchase food at any dining location on-campus. 
  • What if I don't use all my flex dollars? Unused flex dollars at the end of Fall semester will roll over to Spring semester; any balance left at the end of Spring Semester will NOT be refunded.
  • What if I don't use all my meals in a Lumberjack plan? Unused meals swipes and flex dollars left on the Lumberjack plans at the end of Fall semester will roll over to the Spring semester; any unused meals at the end of Spring Semester will NOT be refunded. Meal exchanges and guest swipes expire at the end of each semester.
  • How do the meal exchanges work for on-campus meal plans? Meal exchanges can be used for a meal at the College Creek Marketplace, the Depot and Bigfoot Burgers instead of using a swipe at the J. When you use a meal exchange, you are using one of your swipes (unless you're on an All Access plan). If you go over the amount of the meal rate when using an exchange, you will need to pay the difference at the time of exchange.
  • How much are the meal exchanges worth? Breakfast  - $7.25, Lunch $9.75, Dinner $10.25. If the amount of your meal is over the exchange rate, the difference will need to be paid at time of purchase.
  • How can I pay the difference if my meal exchange goes over the meal price allowed? Any tender can be used to pay the difference - cash, credit/debit card, C points or Flex Dollars.
  • Can I use meal exchanges at any dining location? No. Meal exchanges can only be used at College Creek Marketplace, The Depot and Bigfoot Burgers that have a full meal exchange option.
  • What if I don't use all my meal plan exchanges by the end of the semester? Meal plan exchanges expire at the end of each semester.
  • What if I don't use my guest meals? Do they run out, or can I use them for myself? Guest meals are provided for students at no additional cost. Guest meals will expire at the end of each semester and are only available for a guest.
  • Can guest meals be used at any dining location? No. Guest meals can only be used at The J.
  • If I'm on the All Access 5 Day, can I use meal plan exchanges on Saturday and Sunday? No. On the All Access 5 Day, meals and meal exchanges can only be used Monday - Friday. Flex dollars can be used any day of the week.
  • If I have a meal plan for the fall semester, and then cancel my meal plan for the spring semester, will my remaining balance carry over? Any unused Flex Dollars will rollover to the spring semester. If you're on a plan with a set number of swipes, those swipes will carry over to the spring semester. If you're on an All Access plan, swipes Do Not rollover. All plans expire at the end of the spring semester.