Every fall and spring semester, each Auburn student is automatically enrolled in a default meal plan based on class rank and housing status. The default meal plan for all first-time, first-year freshmen regardless of housing status is the default Orange plan which includes 5 weekly meals and $450 dining dollars at a cost of $1470.00.
Weekly meals that may be used at either the Village Tiger Zone or The Edge at Central Dining dining halls, and
Dining dollars that may be used at any on-campus dining facility, including food trucks, athletics concessions, and the Hey Day Market.
You may select a more comprehensive meal plan*, including all-access plans that provide entry into our dining halls any time they are open, via the GET mobile app or at your AU Access My Campus tab: meal plan selection. *If you select a more comprehensive meal plan, it will REPLACE the default plan. Here are graphics explaining how to change your Fall meal plan: Change your meal plan
- Both semesters of their first year, first-time, first-year freshmen are enrolled in the Orange Default plan – Weekly 5 with $450 Dining Dollars: This plan provides students with 5 meals per week* to use at either Village Tiger Zone or The Edge at Central dining halls, and $450 Dining Dollars to spend at campus retail locations. Total cost $1,470.00 *Weekly meals are loaded early Sunday morning and expire after the dining halls close Saturday evening. All meals expire at the end of each semester; however, any remaining fall dining dollars will be added to your spring semester dining dollars.
- $1,470.00 is approximately half the average student’s semester dining budget and takes into consideration that sometimes students will eat at a local restaurant off campus, travel on weekends, or have meetings during regular meal periods.
- Every semester, sophomore and above students living on-campus are enrolled in the Blue Default plan – 50 meals per semester with $425 Dining Dollars This plan provides students with 50 meals to use during the semester at either Village Tiger Zone or The Edge at Central dining halls, and $425 Dining Dollars to spend at campus retail locations. Total cost $989.00 All meals expire at the end of each semester; however, any remaining fall dining dollars will be added to your spring semester dining dollars.
- Every semester, sophomore and above students living off-campus are enrolled in the White Default plan: $425 Dining Dollars $425 dining dollars meal plan. The $425 meal plan ensures they have lunch/snack/coffee money to keep their bodies fueled while on campus. Sophomore and above students who live off campus may choose any of the meal plans we offer. Any meals purchased expire on the last exam day of the semester. Any remaining fall dining dollars will be added to your Spring dining dollars.