FAQs

Here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions concerning dining on campus. If you don't find the answer to your question, please send us an email to carroll-paul@aramark.com and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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Meal Plans

What Meal Plans do you offer?

We offer a variety of meal plans to meet your on campus dining needs. Check out our Meal Plan page for a full list of offerings.

What type of Meal Plan do you recommend?

We have a variety of meal plans to meet your needs! Depending on your class year, where you live, and how much you are on campus, our recommendations may vary. Be sure to use our filter and sort functions to help choose your plan. If you still need help choosing a plan, give us a call at 845-398-4244 or 845-398-4089 or email us carroll-paul@aramark.com.

How can I purchase a Meal Plan?

You are automatically assigned to a meal plan if you are a residential student. For commuter students, you can purchase your meal plan by visiting the STAC Business Office, located in Borelli Hall room #205.

Are Meal Plans required?

All students living on-campus are required to purchase a meal plan. Commuter students are not required, but may take advantage of the convenience and value a meal plan has to offer.

What is Declining Balance?

Declining Balance dollars are accepted as payment at all on campus restaurants. They are loaded right on your Student ID card, so there is no need to carry around cash or another card! There is no minimum balance, over draft fees, or hassles!

How do I get Declining Balance?

Declining Balance can be purchased using cash, check, or credit card at the STAC Business Office, located in Borelli Hall room #205, 845-398-4042.

What if I want to change my Meal Plan?

Meal Plan change requests must be submitted to the STAC Business Office, located in Borelli Hall room #205, 845-398-4042.

Can I carry meals over to the next week/semester?

No. Meal Plan A meals expire at the end of the semester. For Meal Plans B and C, they will reset every Saturday and any unused meals for the week will not carry over.

Can I treat a friend to a meal?

To keep discounts as high as possible, meals are reserved for the meal plan holder only. However, you can always treat a friend using Declining Balance dollars, cash, or credit.

What do I do when my Declining Balance gets low?

Add more! Declining Balance can be purchased using cash, check, or credit card at the STAC Business Office, located in Borelli Hall room #205, 845-398-4042.

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Where can I find more info on nutrition?

For more on Nutritional Information and Healthy for Life initiatives, visit our Eat Well section.

How do I use the Menu?

We have tools designed to help your health. Use the Comparison Box to quickly relate the nutritional information of two or more items. The Nutritional Calculator can populate the nutritional value of your meal. Use our quick nutritional icons to identify food with special preparation or contents at a glance.