NEW! 2018-19 Meal Plans

MIT Dining is excited to offer new choices and more flexible meal plan options for the 2018-19 academic year.


Please read this FAQ about dining and housing rate increases for AY 2018-19.

Meal Plans for Students in Residences with Dining Halls
  Annual Cost Annual # of meals Annual Dining Dollars Minimum Commitment
Any 19 per week + $50 Dining Dollars & 8 Guest Passes per semester $5,620 597* $100  
Any 14 per week + $175 Dining Dollars & 6 Guest Passes per semester $5,360 440* $350 First-Year Students
260 Meals + $225 Dining Dollars per semester $5,620 520 $450  
190 Meals + $250 Dining Dollars per semester $5,360 380 $500 First-Year Students
125 Meals + $290 Dining Dollars per semester $3,900 250 $580 All sophomores, juniors, and seniors
                                                                                                                             *based on 15.71 weeks/semester
  • First-year students who live in a residence hall with a dining hall (Baker House, Maseeh Hall, McCormick Hall, Next House, or Simmons Hall) have the choice of two plans
  • To suit their own dietary needs, students may choose plans above the minimum commitment
  • Students may choose between weekly or semester plans
  • All meal plans can be used for breakfast, lunch, dinner, late-night, or weekend brunch
  • Dining dollars are accepted at most on-campus retail cafes and come with a 5% bonus (each $1.00 in dining dollars is worth $1.05)
Voluntary Meal Plans
  Annual Cost Annual # of Meals Annual Dining Dollars
90 Meals + $225 Dining Dollars per semester $2,880 180 $450
60 Meals + $310 Dining Dollars per semester $2,260 120 $620
30 Meals + $407 Dining Dollars per semester $1,670 60 $814
45 Meals + $215 Dining Dollars per semester $1,670 90 $430
 
  • All students living in residences without dining halls have the option to purchase any one of the voluntary plans or any of the meal plans designed for dining dorm residents
  • All meal plans can be used for breakfast, lunch, dinner, late-night, or weekend brunch

 

DINING DOLLAR INFORMATION: Although a complete list of campus retail locations accepting dining dollars will not be available until after the new dining contract is awarded, locations will include Bosworth's Cafe, Cafe 4, Steam Cafe, Koch Cafe, Pacific Street Cafe, 100 Main Marketplace, Forbes Family Cafe, and several Student Center food operations.