Plan Options

For any other inquires please refer to the FAQs.  If you have a question about the meal plans offered, please call our main office on campus at (518) 276-2018 or email us at dining@rpi.edu. Please check back for academic year '20-'21 pricing.

Door Prices at the Dining halls

 Meal                           Cash/RAD*               Flex
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Breakfast                       $8.75                      $5.25
Lunch/Brunch                $12.30                    $8.80
Dinner                           $12.30                    $8.80
 
Prices do not include tax.
*Community RAD (Faculty/Staff) receive 5% discount, RAD (Students) do not.

15 On Demand-- 15 anytime meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $180 in Flex Dollars. $2,590 for the ARCH summer semester.

Unlimited-- Unlimited meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $150 Flex Dollars per year. Non-transferable.  Available to all students, Required for residential first year students.  $7,270/year


19 On Demand-- 19 anytime meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $300 Flex Dollars per year.  Non-transferable.  Not available to first year students, available to all other students.  $7,150/year

 

15 On Demand-- 15 anytime meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $500 Flex Dollars per year Non-transferable. Not available to first year students, available to all other students.  $7,060/year

 

12 On Demand-- 12 anytime meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $700 Flex Dollars per year. Non-transferable. Not available to first year students, available to all other students. $6,350/year

 

5 on Demand-- 5 anytime meals per week to be used in Resident Dining Halls, plus $600 Flex Dollars per year. Non-transferable. Only available to RAs, graduate students, or those undergraduate students approved to be living off campus or in an approved Greek Residence.  $2,870/year

 

  • Flex Dollars-- Flex Dollars, which add flexibility to your dining plan options and are incorporated into each plan, are yours to spend like cash at Rensselaer Dining locations in the Rensselaer Union, retail cafes around campus, Moe's, and campus vending machines.  Flex Dollars are allotted by semester and carry over from Fall into Spring semester, but end on the last day of the academic calendar and are thereafter forfeited.  Flex Dollars are also forfeited upon cancellation of the meal plan.
  • Rensselaer Advantage Dollars (RAD)-- Rensselaer Advantage Dollars is a campus declining balance account that you may purchase at any time. It carries over from year to year and ends only at the time you leave Rensselaer. It allows you the ability for use not only in Hospitality Services locations but also in areas such as the Rensselaer Union, retail cafes around campus, Moe's, concessions, resident dining halls and the campus Pepsi vending machines. For more information visit the website at campuscard.rpi.edu.
    Flex Dollars, which add flexibility to your dining plan options and are incorporated into each plan, are yours to spend like cash at Rensselaer Dining locations in the Rensselaer Union, retail cafes around campus, Moe's, Panera, concessions, and resident dining halls. Flex Dollars are allotted by semester and carry over from the Fall to Spring semester, but end on the last day of the academic calendar and are thereafter forfeited. Flex Dollars are also forfeited upon cancellation of the meal plan.
     
    Add Flex Dollars anytime here!
    RAD is a campus declining balance account that you may purchase at any time. It carries over from year to year and ends only at the time you leave Rensselaer. It allows you the ability to use not only in Rensselaer Dining locations but in campus Pepsi vending machines. For more information or to open an account, stop by the Campus Card Office in the Rensselaer Union, room 1502 or visit their website at campuscard.rpi.edu

    Forms for school year 21-22 will be provided after July 1.