Residential Meal plan

A Residential Meal Plan is required for first-time college students living on campus and is included in the cost of your Housing & Residential Life agreement. Residential Meal plans are billed directly to the student’s account.

Winter meal plans are active on January 4 and expire at noon on April 27. Any unused balance is forfeited once it expires. Questions regarding meal plans can be sent to

Winter 2022 Price Per Semester

Dining DollarsMaize MoneyCost of Plan/Semester
Residential Meal Plan$800$775$1575

Locations Accepting Dining Dollars & Maize Money

LocationDining DollarsMaize Money
Barnes & NobleUPAV – 1st FloorX
Cafe Blue by PicassoUCEN – 1st FloorXX
Picasso @ UCENUCEN – 3rd FloorXX
Smoke, Rattle & RollUPAV – 1st FloorX
O’BlendzUPAV – 1st FloorX
Sharwerma BiteUPAV – 1st FloorX
Sportlite GrillUPAV – 1st FloorX
SubwayUPAV – 1st FloorX
LaundryFirst Street HallX
VendingFirst Street HallX
Blue Bistro by PicassoWSW – 1st FloorXX
Recreation CenterRec CenterX

Optional Maize Money

All students have the option of purchasing Optional Maize Money. Optional Maize Money purchased July – December, expires on December 31, Optional Maize Money purchased January – June, expires on June 30, any unused balance is forfeited once it expires. You can purchase any amount of Optional Maize Money greater than $25 and you can reload your M-Card as needed throughout the semester. Students with the required meal plan can add additional Maize Money if needed through the Optional Maize Money program.  Students who do not have a required meal plan and would like to purchase a meal plan can do so by purchasing Optional Maize Money.

On Campus Food Options

Meal Plan Balance

UM-Flint students, faculty, and staff can check their Dining Dollar and Maize Money balances here.