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Subhead: Sign up for a Montclair State Dining Meal Plan!

Posted in: Dine on Campus, Facilities

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Eating smart has never been this easy with a Montclair State Dining Meal Plan. Dining Services offers a wide variety of plans that help you save time and money. Delicious, healthy and fresh options can be found all over campus. So why not leave the shopping, cooking and cleaning to us! Bonus – you also do not lose your parking spot!

The Benefits of a Meal Plan:

  • Bill your plan to your Student Account
  • Save on sales tax (Did you know when you use your Flex Dollars you do not pay sales tax? That is an 8% saving – compared to cash and credit – on every purchase!)
  • Receive great rewards and incentives
  • Enjoy nutritious food options
  • Convenience, Value & Savings!

Commuter or Campus Apartment Student?

A simple swipe saves you time, money and the headache of losing your parking space or having to shuttle back to your apartment! Dining meal plans are accepted across campus and are good for the entire semester. With each swipe of your card, a Block or Flex/Red Hawk Dollars are deducted from your total meal balance. Choose from Block or Flex meal plans to find the best options that fits your lifestyle.

Where Can I Use My Meal Plan?

For the best value, use your meal plan at Sam’s Place and Freeman Dining Hall for All You Care to Eat dining, or use Meal Swipes as part of the Meal Equivalency at Au Bon Pain, Chili’s, The Red Hawk Diner and much more. Choose a meal plan with Flex and Red Hawk Dollars and enjoy the flexibility of dining everywhere on campus, including vending machines.

Sign Up And Get…

Enroll and pay online or bill to your Student Account and get great incentives like emails for free food, and Bonus Flex Dollars!

Resident Student?

For students living on campus, meal plans are included as part of your housing contract. But did you know that you can add Flex Dollars and Red Hawk Dollars to your account to be used at all of our dining locations campus wide, including vending machines! Add Flex Dollars on the Montclair Dining website or Red Hawk Dollars using the Red Hawk Dollar App for your smartphone or on the online card office. For more information and to view locations that accept Red Hawk Dollars Faculty and Staff You can choose a meal plan consisting of your choice of Block Meals per Semester + Red Hawk Dollars, or you can choose just Red Hawk Dollars. All of these options are available through payroll deduction or a credit card payment. Plus, there are many incentives for purchasing a meal plan such as a FREE Coffee Cards and Bonus Red Hawk Dollars!


Still not sure what to do? Check out the Meal Plan FAQ for more information!