Welcome Class of 2026
First Year Meal Plans
Frequently Asked Questions
A meal credit is cash value applied to food purchases at retail locations on campus. In exchange for a meal swipe, students receive credit toward the total cost of a retail purchase.
There are some restrictions depending on meal plan selection. Students participating in the Carte Blanche may use up to 10 meal credits per week at retail dining locations. Meal Credits reset every Friday morning
Meal Credit Amounts:
Lunch, Brunch & Dinner $7.00
This declining balance account can be used exclusively at all Lehigh University Dining locations, except Market X. Dining Dollars are non-refundable and carry over from Fall semester to Spring semester.
To add Dining Dollars
Yes! We have a great partnership with GrubHub which allows students to order pick up from any on campus retail dining location or delivery from Hawk's Nest. Students can pay for their orders using Meal Credits, Dining Dollars, GoldPLUS, credit or debit.
Please click here to learn more about all of the benefits GrubHub has to offer the Lehigh community.
Initially, all Transfer Students will be asked to select a Category IA or Category I meal plan when completing their housing contract. After housing assignments are made, students who are eligible to change their meal plan will be notified.
Meal plan eligibility is based on housing assignment.