Traditional Meal Plans

At a Glance

Unlimited meal swipes, $150 Dining Dollars and $50 College Park Dollars to be used throughout the semester. This meal plan allows students to use multiple meal swipes during each meal period (breakfast, lunch, dinner), seven days a week.
Unlimited meal swipes, $175 Dining Dollars and $50 College Park Dollars to be used throughout the semester. This meal plan allows students to use multiple meal swipes during each meal period (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), five days a week. On weekends, Dining Dollars can be used, but not meal swipes.
190 meal swipes, $225 Dining Dollars and $50 College Park Dollars to be used throughout the semester. This meal plan allows students to use one meal swipe during each meal period (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), seven days a week.
165 meal swipes, $300 Dining Dollars and $50 College Park Dollars to be used throughout the semester. This meal plan allows students to use one meal swipe during each meal period (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), seven days a week.

Break Down

  • Unlimited meal swipes per semester
  • $150 Dining Dollars per semester
    •  Accepted at all campus retail and dining locations
  • $50 College Park Dollars per semester
    • Accepted at all dining locations in the College Park District
  • 1 Meal exchange per day
    •  Exchange or substitute a Connection Cafe or Maverick Cafe meal swipe for a pre-determined meal at Dining Dollar or select College Park restaurants
  • Fall to Spring Dining Dollar Rollover
  • $1,970.44 per semester
  • Eligible:
    • Residence Hall residents
    • Apartment residents
    • Faculty/Staff
  • Unlimited meal swipes Monday - Friday per semester
  • $175 Dining Dollars per semester
    •  Accepted at all campus retail and dining locations
  • $50 College Park Dollars per semester
    • Accepted at all dining locations in the College Park District
  • 1 Meal exchange per day
    •  Exchange or substitute a Connection Cafe or Maverick Cafe meal swipe for a pre-determined meal at Dining Dollar or select College Park restaurants
  • Fall to Spring Dining Dollar Rollover
  • $1,737.16 per semester
  • Eligible:
    • Residence Hall residents
    • Apartment residents
    • Faculty/Staff
  • 190 meal swipes per semester
  • $225 Dining Dollars per semester
    •  Accepted at all campus retail and dining locations
  • $50 College Park Dollars per semester
    • Accepted at all dining locations in the College Park District
  • 1 Meal exchange per day
    •  Exchange or substitute a Connection Cafe or Maverick Cafe meal swipe for a pre-determined meal at Dining Dollar or select College Park restaurants
  • Fall to Spring Dining Dollar Rollover
  • $1,722.03 per semester
  • Eligible:
    • Residence Hall residents
    • Apartment residents
    • Faculty/Staff
  • 165 meal swipes per semester
  • $175 Dining Dollars per semester
    •  Accepted at all campus retail and dining locations
  • $50 College Park Dollars per semester
    • Accepted at all dining locations in the College Park District
  • 1 Meal exchange per day
    •  Exchange or substitute a Connection Cafe or Maverick Cafe meal swipe for a pre-determined meal at Dining Dollar or select College Park restaurants
  • Fall to Spring Dining Dollar Rollover
  • $1,691.07 per semester
  • Eligible:
    • Residence Hall residents
    • Apartment residents
    • Faculty/Staff

 

Details + Rates

Features Dining Locations      
  Meal Plan Options Platinum Gold Silver Bronze
Meals
(Per Semester)
Connection Cafe

Maverick Cafe
 455 292 190 165
 Dining Dollars
(Per Semester)
 The Plaza, Starbucks, 
Einstein Bagels, The Market
 $150 $175 $225 $300
 College Park Dollars
(Per Semester)
   $50 $50 $50 $50
 Days of Service Connection Cafe

Maverick Cafe
Sun-Sat  Mon-Fri Sun-Sat Sun-Sat
 Total Academic Year Price
(Fall and Spring combined)
  $3,940.88 $3,747.32 $3,444.06 $3,382.14

Terms and Conditions

All residence hall residents are required to select one of the four traditional meal plan options and cannot choose a commuter meal plan. Residential Meal Plans can be purchased at the University Housing Office in the University Center. Commuter Meal Plans can be purchased online at any time via dineoncampus.com/utarlington.

The above amounts for the Meal Plans include sales tax on the meal plan portions only. Dining Dollars and College Park Dollars are not subject to sales tax until used. Sales tax rate for Arlington, Texas is 8.25%.

Dining Dollars and College Park Dollars are accepted 7 days a week, during normal hours of operation.

The contract period for the Fall and Spring semesters commence with lunch, on the Monday for Fall and Friday for Spring, before classes begin and ends with dinner on the last day of Fall and Spring final exams.

Excluded from the contract period are all University holidays, including Winter Session, Maymester and other student holidays that University may designate; no meal service will be available on such holidays. Limited dining service will be available on a cash, Dining Dollars, or Mav Money basis only on Labor Day and Martin Luther King Day. College Park Dollars are accepted during the College Park restaurants normal business hours independently from the excluded days listed above. Meal plan hours and other dining hours are subject to change without notification.

University is not liable for special consideration of a student if there is a conflict with the meal plan hours due to student work schedule and/or course schedule.

Request for special meals will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

Contact UTA Housing for additional information regarding mid-semester and mid-year move-ins.

Rates are subject to change without notification.

For more information contact UTA Housing at (817) 272-2791.