2019-2020 Commuter & Off-Campus Meal Plans

Commuter and Off-Campus Students are able to purchase the following meal plans through the FLASHcard Office. There are a variety of locations open throughout the day. Many locations open as early as 7 a.m. and late night locations stay open until 2 a.m. Students can also visit Rosie's Diner and Market which is open 24/7.  

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  • Please note: The 2018 – 2019 Tuition Guarantee Cohort Rates apply to first-year degree-seeking undergraduate and eligible transfer students starting at Kent State during the 2018-19 academic year. To learn more about Tuition Guarantee Cohort Rates, please visit the Bursar's Office Tuition Guarantee page.

  • The 2019-2020 meal plans and rates are proposed and subject to approval by the Board of Trustees.

The Flex plan

2019-2020 Price: $800.00-each semester

The Flex Plan

  • $800 Declining Balance

 

 

 

 

FLASH 100 BLOCK

2019-2020 Price: $1,289.00-each semester

Flash 100 Plan

  • 100 meal swipes at Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $500 Declining Balance and 5 Guest Meals
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe

 

FLASH 50 BLOCK

2019-2020 Price: $773.00-each semester

Flash 50 Plan

  • 50 meal swipes at Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $350 Declining Balance 
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe

 

FLASH 30 BLOCK

2019-2020 Price: $516.00-each semester

Flash 30 Block

  • 30 meal swipes at Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $250 Declining Balance
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe

 

The Gold Plan 

2018-2019 Cohort Price: $2,545.00-each semester

2019-2020 Cohort Price: $2,624.00-each semester

The Gold Plan

  • Unlimited meal swipes in Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $550 Declining Balance and 10 Guest Meals
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe

 

The Kent Plan- new for 2019-2020!

2019-2020 Cohort Price: $2,407.00-each semester

The Kent Plan

  • Unlimited meal swipes in Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $300 Declining Balance and 10 Guest Meals
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe

 

The blue Plan

2018-2019 Cohort Price: $2,141.00-each semester

2019-2020 Cohort Price: $2,207.00-each semester
The Blue Plan

  • Unlimited meal swipes in Eastway Fresh Food Company, The Market or Prentice Café
  • $100 Declining Balance and 5 Guest Meals
  • Meal Exchange at Rosie's Diner, Eastway Deli, Munchies Market Deli and George T. Simon III Cafe
Please note: Meal plans are only able to be redeemed by the meal plan holder.

FAQs

Q. Am I REQUIRED TO HAVE A MEAL PLAN? 

A. Per University Policy, first year and sophomore resident students are required to have a meal plan for the entire school year. First year and sophomore resident students are able to pick from The Gold, The Kent or The Blue Meal Plan. Resident Students will select a meal plan while completing the Residence Services Housing Application.

Upperclass resident and commuter students are not required to purchase a meal plan, but are welcome to do so via the Housing Application or Flashline. 

Q. Am I able to change my meal plan after I HAVE SELECTED one?

A. If you decide to purchase a meal plan and wish to change your selection, you may do so by visiting your Student Dashboard in Flashline or by contacting the Flashcard Office.

  1. A cancellation will be approved and a full refund will be processed if a student requests to cancel a meal plan by the Add/Drop period and there has been no usage of any part of the meal plan. 
  2. A cancellation will be approved and a full refund will be processed if a student requests to cancel a meal plan after the Add/Drop period, but within 2 business days of the purchase.  

Q. What happens to my meal swipes, guest meals and declining balance dollars at the end of the semester? 

A. At the end of each semester, any unused meal swipes and guest meals will expire. Any unused declining balance dollars will rollover to the next semester.

Q. Can I change my meal plan from semester to semester? 

A. Yes, students are able to switch meal plans from semester to semester. The meal plan options available to a student will depend on the student's class standing before the start of the school year. 

Visit our FAQ page for more frequently asked meal plan questions or contact our Dining Office at 330-672-2541.