49er Residential Dining offers a variety of meal plan choices to fit the needs of our residents. Each plan can be used at any of our three residential dining facilities.
All residents are required to select a meal plan to live in University Housing.
The Value Plan - 10 meals per week. Residents may enter any dining facility once per meal period and eat up to 10 meals per week. Unused meals are not refundable and do not carry over.
The Traditional Plan - Includes 19 meals per week. Residents may enter any dining facility once per meal period and eat up to 19 meals per week. This plan is perfect for residents who remain on campus most weekends or those with active life-styles. Unused meals are not refundable and do not carry over.
49er Balance Plan - This plan allows maximum flexibility in the residential dining halls, residential convenience stores and Forty-Niner Shop's retail dining locations and on campus convenience stores. This plan provides Dining Dollars per semester on the student's Beach Club Card/CSULB ID Card. Dining Dollars can be applied towards:
7 Day All Access Plan - Designed for ultimate flexibility by offering unlimited meals at any residential dining facility anytime during operating hours. Enjoy a full meal or just a healthy snack; it's perfect for those eating multiple small meals a day for the nutritional and metabolic benefits. This plan is not transferable.
The Student Housing License Agreement is for a full academic year, and the food service plans are non-transferable. However, changing between the meal plans is possible, but only during the last two weeks of the Fall semester. All of the food plan choices are designed to meet the various needs of the residents and the expectation that residents are not likely to attend every meal offered under either option.
The Residential Dining Halls are open to the public and only cash is accepted for individual meal purchases. DIning Halls accept cash, credit card and Beach Bucks. The price per meal is: