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Dining Plans and GIFTS

buy now In order to meet your campus dining needs, we have designed the following meal plans. If you need to purchase a meal plan, or if you would like to make a change to the plan you have already selected, simply contact Sonna Bishop @ ext. 3424 or (815) 740-3424. Meal plans may only be changed during the first 10 days of the semester.


** Please Note: Meal Plans and Pricing are subject to change for the 2018-2019 academic year.**


The University of St. Francis and the Office of Disability Services recognize that some students may require assistance in regards to their dining options due to medical needs.  Please contact the Office of Disability Services to make an appointment with the Disability Coordinator to discuss all reasonable and available options.  Most medically necessary dietary needs can be addressed through USF dining services and we are prepared to work with students one on one when the need arises.  

** Students are allowed up to 3 Swipes per Meal period and can Purchase up to 6 items with Dining Dollars per Meal Period.**

Resident Plans for Resident Students Only

  • 175 Block: 175 Meals + $100 in Dining Dollars
  • 125 Block: 125 Meals + $200 in Dining Dollars 
  • 19 Block: 19 meals per week in the Cafe through the entire semester

*Meals and Dining Dollars Expire at the End of the Semester. Students will be automatically be put on Block 175 unless they notify Sodexo otherwise.

** Dining Dollars are used for the Saints Snack Shop, Bernie's Pub after 9pm & a Few Meal items at Three Oaks Bistro & Clare's Garden are an Extra Dining Dollar. 

Commuter, Staff, and Faculty Plans

  • Block 40: 40 Meals and $50 in Dining Dollars 
  • Block 40 Plan can be purchased for $293.00 at the Sodexo Office in Tower Hall or on E-Commerce.
  • Block 20: 20 Meals and $25 in Dining Dollars
  • Block 20 Plan can be purchased for $155.00 at the Sodexo Office in Tower Hall or on E-Commerce. 

Dining Dollars

You can add Dining Dollars to your I.D. card at any time. A 10% bonus will be added to your card when you purchase $50 or more in dining dollars.
Meals: Use your meals at the Terrace Cafe' or for a limited equivalency menu at the Three Oaks Bistro and Bernie's Pub. Dining Dollars can be used anytime at the Cafe, Bistro, Bernie's Pub and The Saint's Snackshop.


Check out our Gifts and more! You can order a Finals gift package for your favorite student, family member on campus or yourself! Pick from a great variety and pick up in the Terrace Cafe! 

Important Info

Meal Plans
All meals and dining dollars will be placed on your student I.D. card at the time of selection. ** Students are allowed up to 3 Swipes per Meal period and can Purchase up to 6 items with Dining Dollars per Meal Period.**

Lost or Stolen I.D. Cards
Lost or stolen I.D. cards can be replaced. Should this happen to you will need to visit the Student Life Office located in the Motherhouse . There is a nominal fee for replacement.

Dietary Requirements
Do you have particular dietary needs? No problem! Our Campus Dining Services Program can accommodate your special dietary requirements. For more information, please contact our General Manager Jim Phillip at (815) 774-6234.

Dining Policies & Procedures
One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:

  • Please bus your disposables from the table when you have finished dining.
  • Please refrain from taking food, dishes or utensils from the dining area.
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