Residence Life



Residence Life

» Residence Life Meal Plan Options

Residence Life Meal Plan Options

Elmhurst offers a variety of great food at reasonable prices for campus residents and non-residents alike. Whether you're at the dining hall, the E.C. Grille, or Seattle's Best Coffee Bar, you'll find fresh food prepared daily on the premises. Students who live on campus choose from three different meal plans, all flexible.  Points not used at the end of term do not carry forward to future terms and are not refundable.

Meal Plan Costs 2014-2015
Required for residence hall students.  Unused meal plan points do not carry over to future terms and are not refundable.

Term EC Light Cost Basics Cost* Bluejay Cost
Fall $1,403
January  $266 

$266 or $460

Spring $1,403  



$5,158 or $5,351

*Standard Plan; The January plan is required for those in residence

Meal Plan Points
Bluejay: 2,105 points per term or 131 points per week
Basics: 1,526 points per term or 95 points per week     
EC Light: 1,092 points per term or 68 points per week        

J-Term: 395 points per term or 98 points per week
J-Term Light: 207 points per term or 51 points per week

Deadlines for Changing the Meal Plan Choice for the Coming Term
Fall Plan: July 30, 2014
January Plan: December 12, 2014
Spring Plan: January 7, 2015

Meal Plan for resident students in College Houses and Apartments
Apartment residents may purchase an optional Apartment Meal Plan. Apartment Meal Plans are for the full academic year. The Apartment Meal Plan must be used up by the end of the academic year. All residents may add points to the meal plan by going online to TouchNet, or by going to the Office of Student Accounts to pay with cash or with their student account credit balance.

Cost for 2014-2015: $450 for 450 points


Updated 8/22/14

Share |

Follow Us: Flickr YouTube Instagram

Elmhurst College • 190 Prospect Avenue • Elmhurst, Illinois 60126-3296 • (630) 279-4100


Undergraduate Admission • (630) 617-3400 • (800) 697-1871 •


School for Professional Studies • (630) 617-3300 • (800) 581-4723 •


Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy Admission • (630) 617-3752 •


Technical SupportPrivacy Policy