On Campus Undergrads

Included with your Notre Dame housing fee is a choice between two meal plans:

Gold (Default) Blue*
Up to 14 dining hall meals per week Up to 21 dining hall meals per week
$500 Flex Points No Flex Points
For personal use only For personal use only
5 Guest Meals** 5 Guest Meals**

All meal plans are semester based.

  • Fall semester, August 21 - December 20
  • Spring semester, January 12 - May 17

Unused Flex Points expire at the end of the semester, and do not carry over.

Meals reset Saturday morning, before breakfast.

*To request the Blue Plan, you must submit an email from your Notre Dame email account within the first two weeks of each semester to idcard@nd.edu with “Change to Blue Plan” in the subject line. Include your complete name and ndID ‘90’ number in the text, and be sure NOT to spend any Flex Points.

**Each resident is permitted up to five (5) complimentary guest meals per semester, which must be redeemed at the cash register. Guest meals may not be used for special meals such as football weekends, Thanksgiving, Easter, Senior Week and Commencement weekend.

Green Plan

The Green Plan is offered as an upgrade to the 14 Gold plan. The cost to upgrade is $276*.

Green**
Up to 14 dining hall meals per week
$360 Flex Points
$360 Domer Dollars
For personal use only
5 Guest Meals***

*The $276 cost to upgrade is charged to your student account.

**To upgrade to the Green plan, you must submit an email from your Notre Dame email account within the first two weeks of each semester to idcard@nd.edu with “Change to Green Plan” in the subject line. Include your complete name and ndID ‘90’ number in the text.

***Each resident is permitted up to five (5) complimentary guest meals per semester, which must be redeemed at the cash register. Guest meals may not be used for special meals such as football weekends, Thanksgiving, Easter, Senior Week and Commencement weekend.

Flex Points vs. Domer Dollars

Flex Points Domer Dollars

Accepted at select on-campus food establishments (excluding Legends, Sorin’s, and Rohr’s)

Accepted at both on-and-off-campus locations
Unused Flex Points expire at the end of each semester Balance carries over from semester-to-semester
15% discount at dining halls when paying with Flex Points 15% discount at dining halls when paying with Domer Dollars
  Unused Balance above $25 refunded upon separation from the University
  May be purchased in incremental amounts

Both Domer Dollars and Flex Point balances may be checked at get.nd.edu.

For questions regarding meal plans, please contact the Dining Hall Office at 574.634.DINE (3463) or dh@nd.edu.

For questions regarding your ID card or Domer Dollars, please visit the Campus Card Office.

All students, staff, and faculty are responsible for the Irish1Card policies and procedures.