Commuter Student Meal Plans
Worried about always having cash? Points are available in any dollar amount and may be used in all food service locations. There is $25 minimum when using a credit card. Points may be purchased online via Manage Your Meal Plan - Lisle Campus or in the Food Service Office.
Meal plans are purchased in the Food Service Office located on the second floor of the Krasa Center. Bring your Benedictine University ID card with cash, check or credit card to the food service office weekdays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
In order to meet your campus dining needs, we have designed the following meal plans for the 2016-2017 academic year. If you need to purchase a meal plan, simply contact Jane Forrest (630) 829-6380. Looking for a printable version of the meal plan information? Check out our Dining Brochure!
- The Eagle Plan Block 50 plus $50 ($400.00)
This plan has been created for commuters and apartment dwellers who want to enjoy “All You Care to Eat Meals” in the Krasa Center Dining Room throughout the year and have the buying power of $50.00 in Munch Money for use in the Coal Ben and the Coffee Shop.
- The Convenience Plan Block 25 plus $25 ($200.00)
This plan is designed for apartment dwellers and commuters who want the security of having the ability to enjoy “All You Care to Eat Meals” in the Krasa Center Dining Room, during busy exam times, and with Residence Hall friends. The added value of $25.00 in Munch Money allows for snacks in the Coal Ben and Coffee Shop.
- The Flex Plan Block 20 ($155.00)
This plan is designed for anyone who wants to occasionally enjoy “All You Care to Eat Meals” in the Dining Room throughout the year.
Note: Both meals and points on all the commuter flex plans carry over from semester to semester and year to year.
Coal Ben Equivalence
Available meals may be used to receive a meal value of $6.50 during the posted times. Missed meals are limited to three per meal period per meal card. Additional items may be purchased with munch money. A valid Benedictine ID is needed for all transactions.
Krasa Dining Room Meal Prices
One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:
- Please bus your dishes and disposables from your table when you have finished dining
- Please refrain from taking food, dishes or utensils from the dining area.
- Remember that meal cards are non-transferable. Meal cards cannot be used by anyone but the purchaser.
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Lost or stolen Meal Cards can be replaced. Should this happen to you please contact the Benedictine University Police Department in the lower level of the parking garage.
Do you have particular dietary needs? Please let us know. Our Campus Dining Services Program can accommodate your special dietary requirements. For more information, please contact Frank Budig.
If you need a sick tray, have a special dietary requirement, or need a Grab 'n' Go meal, just let us know and we'll be happy to work with you to accommodate your situation.