2022-2023 Freshman Resident Meal Plans

Participation in the dining services program is required of all undergraduate students living in university residence halls and Cutler Apartments.


Meal plan details

Blocks are designed to be used to purchase designated block meals at the following locations:

  • Dine 49: breakfast and all-you-care-to-eat dinner
  • Campus Cache: Grab Goodness on-the-go options
  • Alaska Grill: lunch and dinner options

Blocks may also be exchanged for up to $8 equivalency at all dining locations.

Munch Money is used like cash at all dining locations and vending machines on campus.  A 5% discount will be given at the register when using Munch Money in Dine 49.

  • All pricing is per semester.
  • The student is automatically enrolled in the same meal plan in the spring semester unless UAF Dining Services is notified in writing of a different selection.
  • MONTHLY blocks reset on the first day of the month. WEEKLY blocks reset on Sunday mornings.  Unused blocks expire when the plan resets.
  • Block equivalency is not redeemable for cash or gift cards.
  • Up to $250 leftover Munch Money in the fall semester is rolled into the spring meal plan. All unused Munch Money expires at the end of the academic year after May 7, 2023.
  • Unused blocks and Munch Money will not be refunded.
  • Add on plans are available for purchase if funds run low. 

Selecting a meal plan

To select or change a meal plan:

Payment for the Fall meal plan should be made along with your tuition and fees on or before the fee payment deadline, September 9, 2022.

Please note: A default plan will automatically be assigned on or after July 1, 2022 if an alternate plan is not selected at the time of housing request.  The default plan is determined by housing assignment:

  • Residence Halls - Weekly 7 Block
  • Cutler Apartments - Gold Plan