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Dining OptionsWhere to eat

Whether you’re craving subs or sushi, beef or shrimp, waffles or won-ton soup, there's an eatery on campus for you.


Dining PlansMeal Plans & Pricing

We have a variety of meal plan options available to suit your style. Click the link above to view your options.

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Allergy and Special diet needs

Do you have food allergies or special diet needs? University Dining Services can accommodate almost all dietary needs. See food allergies and special diets.

Purchasing a Dining Plan

Commuter students / Staff / Faculty may purchase a Dining Plan at any time during the semester.  

Students may have a Dining Plan charged their Student Account before the end of the first week of classes (Friday, August 28, 2020), by completing a "Fall 2020 /Spring 2021 Dining Plan Application and contract conditions".  Once you have completed your Dining Plan Application, please return it via: fax 330-972-8420, e-mail:, or US mail to: The University of Akron, Zip Card Office, Akron, Ohio 44325-4611.

If you are purchasing a plan after the first week of classes, we require prepayment.

To purchase a Dining Plan online with a credit card or electronic check please go to Purchase a Dining Plan web page after July 1, 2020.

You may purchase a meal plan in person at the Zip Card office located in Simmons Hall, or you may print and complete a "Fall 2020 /Spring 2021 Dining Plan Application and contract conditions" and return it along with payment to the Simmons Hall Zip Card office.

Should you have any questions, you may contact the Zip Card Office (330) 972-5637.

The current Dining Plan Application and contract conditions can be found in the forms section below.


Dining Plan Forms

Employment Forms

Catering Forms

New information

  • Coming soon - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 Dining Plan Contract Terms and Condition

Note: Serving Food on Campus Form is now the Catering Waiver Request Form