Dining Plans

Our dining plans help you get healthy, delicious, affordable food when and where you want it.

All dining plans use your student ID for payment. When you order or purchase food, the cashier swipes your ID, and your purchase is deducted from your balance.

Academic Year Dining Plans

Block Plan Tiger Plan Platinum Tiger Plan Plus Tiger Plan
Ideal if you want to eat… … mainly in your residence hall. … in all Campus Dining Services locations. … in all Campus Dining Services locations. … mainly in your apartment, fraternity or sorority house.
Meals a week (avg.) 17 15 12 6
Accepted at # locations 13 29 29 29
Meals roll over from fall to spring? No Yes, if you purchase a Tiger Plan each semester Yes, if you purchase a Tiger Plan each semester Yes, if you purchase a Tiger Plan each semester
Price per academic year 2020-21 (incl. admin fee*) $3,760 $3,400 $2,950 $1,650
Meals/funds per academic year (after admin fee*) 550 meals $2,000 $1,600 $850
Can I add meals/funds? Yes, 25 meals at a time Yes, unlimited Yes, unlimited Yes, up to $100 per semester

Review the plans above and consider what fits your lifestyle. Where do you live? What locations are near your classes? Which dining locations do you like best? If you change your mind, you can switch plans through the fifth week of classes.

* The Tiger Plan has two components: flex dollars and an administrative fee. Flex dollars go toward meal purchases. The location of the purchase determines the discount. The administrative fee covers building maintenance, salaries, utilities and other overhead costs.

Dining Plans for Off-Campus Students

You don’t need to live in university housing to enjoy the benefits of a CDS dining plan. Purchase a dining plan for off-campus students.

Supplement Your Plan

Tiger Cash

Tiger Cash is for any student who carries a student ID card and spends time on campus. The TigerCard Manager allows students to deposit funds 24/7 into a prepaid account that can be used at all Campus Dining Services locations, The Mizzou Store and MizzouRec locations.

Learn More About Tiger Cash

Block Plans add 25 meals

You can purchase a block of 25 meals for $10 a meal at any time.

Change Your Plan

You can switch dining plans through the fifth week of classes each fall
and spring semester.