Faculty, Staff and Affiliate Block Plans

Block plans allow staff, faculty, and affiliate partners to take advantage of the variety and convenience provided by NDSU Dining. From all-you-can-eat meals to quick and easy to-go options, save yourself time and money with a block plan.

Faculty/staff block plans do not expire and unused meal swipes roll over into the next academic year.  


Block plans can be used at TEN locations, soon to be 11! Each location has a variety of menu options available for purchase with your block plan.

  1. Residence Dining Center
  2. Union Dining Center
  3. West Dining Center
  4. Burgers @ the U - Food Court
  5. Hoagie Hut - Food Court
  6. Pizza Express - Food Court
  7. Twisted Taco - Food Court
  8. Barry Hall Coffee Shop
  9. Minard Hall Coffee Shop

Menu Options


Block plans are purchased in increments of 25 meals. The more your buy, the more you save. Plan holders may use their meal passes for themselves and accompanying guests. Tax will be added to faculty, staff and affiliate purchases upon checkout. 

25 Block               $225.00 (9.00/meal)
50 Block               $425.00 (8.50/meal)
75 Block               $581.25 (7.75/meal)
100 Block             $725.00 (7.25/meal)

Coming Fall 2021, Dining will implement a payroll deduct program! 

Purchase a Block Plan

NDSU staff, faculty, and affiliate partners can take advantage of NDSU Dining by purchasing block plans. Block plans do not expire. 

Faculty and Staff Block Plans 

 Affiliate Block Plans

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