The deadline to change meal plans for the each semester is the Friday of the second week of classes. 

You can select or change your semester meal plan anytime in the first two weeks of a semester by logging into MyHousing self-service and following the directions below (including commuters without a housing assignment):

  • Log in to MyHousing and click on the “Dining” tab under Navigation on the top left of the screen
  • Click “Continue” next to “Change Your Dining Plan”
  • Choose the desired plan from the drop down menu (see blow for detailed descriptions of each plan)
  • Click “Submit My Dining Plan Change”

CLA Resident Student Meal Plans:

All undergraduate College students living on campus are required to have a meal plan. Drew offers six CLA Resident plans and four CLA Commuter/Graduate student/Theological student plans.

19 meals/0 points:This plan allows for three meals at the Commons each day. It does not include any points that can be used at food service locations such as the Snack Bar, Space, Brothers College Cafe, and McLendon Hall convenience store. This plan is automatically assigned to new students who have not already chosen a meal plan and costs $2194.00 per semester.

19 + (19 meals/100 points): Like the standard 19 meal per week plan, except this version comes with 100 points and costs an additional $80, making the board plan per semester $2274.00 for this option.

14 meals/165 points: This plan allows for two meals per day at the Commons, as well as points to be used at food service locations such as the Snack Bar, Space, Brothers College Cafe, and McLendon Hall convenience store and costs $2194.00 per semester.

14 + (14 meals/265 points): Like the standard 14 meal per week plan, except this version comes with 265 points and costs an additional $80, making the board plan per semester $2274.00 for this option.

10 meals/267 points: This plan allows for the most food account points, and the least amount of meals in the Commons and costs $2194.00 per semester.

10 + (10 meals/367 points): Like the standard 10 meal per week plan, except this version comes with points and costs an additional $80, making the board plan per semester $2274.00 for this option.

100 Block Resident Plan (100 meals per semester/475 points): This plan comes with 100 meals in total for the whole semester at the Commons and 475 food points which also function as a declining balance over the semester. Please note, there are ONLY 100 meals in this plan and once they are used up no more will be added to the account. This plan costs $2274.00 per semester.

120 Block Resident Plan (120 meals per semester/375 points): This plan comes with 120 meals in total for the whole semester at the Commons and 375 food points which also function as a declining balance over the semester. Please note, there are ONLY 120 meals in this plan and once they are used up no more will be added to the account. This plan costs $2274.00 per semester.

Please Note: All plans are per semester only. Any unused meal plan points do not carry over, they are forfeited at the end of the semester and reset to the full value for the next semester. Additional food points deposited onto the card carry over semester to semester. Those wishing to deposit funds onto their additional food point account may do so by following the instructions found here.

CLA Commuter/Graduate Student/Theological Student Meal Plans:

Please Note: CLA Commuters who have signed up for Commuter Housing must also enroll in one of the Commuter plans.

5 meals/25 points: This plan allows 5 meals a week in the Commons and 25 points to be used at food service locations such as the Snack Bar, Space, Brothers College Cafe, and McLendon Hall convenience store. In this plan, the meals automatically reset to 5 every week and the 25 food points function as a declining balance over the semester. This plan costs $556.00 per semester.

25 Block Plan (25 meals per semester/25 points): This plan comes with 25 meals in total for the whole semester at the Commons and 25 food points which also function as a declining balance over the semester. Please note, there are ONLY 25 meals in this plan and once they are used up no more will be added to the account. This plan costs $182.00 per semester.

50 Block Plan (50 meals per semester/25 points): This plan comes with 50 meals in total for the whole semester at the Commons and 25 food points which also function as a declining balance over the semester. Please note, there are ONLY 50 meals in this plan and once they are used up no more will be added to the account. This plan costs $391.00 per semester.

Extra Food Points:

Add money to your Extra Food Account(s) - You can now load your Drew Card electronically by logging in to your TreeHouse (your proxies can also log in to put money on your accounts), there is no fee for this service. On the Student Tab in the box titled “Dining Plans and Drew Card” click on the link for “View Drew Card Balances and Add Funds” taking you to TreeHouse Self Service. Click on “Add Funds to Drew Card” and it will take you to our payment Gateway (with your information already populated). All you have to do is add dollar value to your card, enter your payment information (you can use Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Amex, or a Checking or Savings Account ), and then verify and submit your transaction. Your funds will show on your Drew Card within a couple of minutes. Questions should be directed to the Business Office.

Log into TreeHouse to check your ID Card declining balance accounts (extra food & bookstore accounts).