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 7 meal credits per week at retail dining locations. Meal Credits reset every Friday morning
Meal Credit Amounts:
Lunch, Brunch & Dinner $4.75
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
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.