Meal Plans

[Hewitt Cafeteria]Dining Services is committed to providing a well-balanced, delicious and nutritious dining service program on campus. There are a wide variety of food items from which to create a meal that satisfies your tastes, dietary needs and preferences. Food options typically available, in addition to the traditional cafeteria line, include a pizza station & grill, salad bar, vegetarian and vegan options, and a kosher dining plan.

Meal Plan Requirements

All First-Year students living in campus housing are required to enroll in the Platinum Meal Plan (19 meals a week).

Upperclass students (including transfer & visiting students) living in floors 2-8 of the Quad (Hewitt, Sulzberger, Reid, or Brooks) are required to enroll, at minimum, in the Quad Upperclass Meal Plan.

Upperclass students living in other campus residence halls are required to enroll, at minimum, in the Flex 75 plan.

Students may choose to upgrade their meal plan to a more comprehensive one required by their residence location.  To do so, visit and then click "Meal Plan" on the right-hand menu. Changes to meal plan selections may not be submitted after the fourth day of each semester.

Students are liable for the cost of the meal plan. There are no exemptions to participation in a required meal plan.

For meal plan prices, please visit

For information about meal options on campus, please visit Barnard Dining Services.