Using GET to Manage Your Meal Plan

The GET mobile app allows students to manage, track and add their meal plans on their own time. 

GET Website  GET Mobile on the App Store  GET Mobile on Google Play Store

Adding a Meal Plan 

Add a meal plan today by visiting the GET website or by downloading GET Mobile on your phone.

  • If you are an incoming first-year student living in a residence hall, you select your meal plan when you selected your residence hall. Your meal plan will be viewable via GET or your housing portal
  • If you are an transfer student, you will not be able to use GET to purchase your meal plan your first year at NDSU. Please email or call (701) 231-7001 to get your meal plan.

Tracking and Using Your Meal Plan

Tracking Usage
If you have a block plan you can use GET to view how many meal swipes you have left. Simply login and look under the "accounts" section.

Using your Meal Plan with GET
Using the mobile app you can scan into the dining center without your ID card. 

  1. Open GET Mobile on your phone
  2. Enter your passcode
  3. Click "scan card' under your photo and a barcode will appear

Changes and Cancellations


  • The last day to reduce a required or optional meal plan, or cancel an optional plan, is 08/31/2023 for Fall and 01/18/2024 for Spring.
  • The last day to increase a meal plan via GET is 11/15/2023 for Fall and 04/15/2024 for Spring. After that time, contact Dining. 
    • The rate for unlimited plans will be prorated to your purchase date when purchased during the semester.

Meal Plan Changes
Changes can be made via GET. If you are using the mobile app, you will click on "Settings" to change your meal plan.

Download the GET Mobile app or visit theGET website.

  1. Login
    1. If this is your first time, you will be asked to select NDSU and select a PIN
    2. Allow GET to send important notifications
  2. Select “Change Meal Plan” (if you are on your phone, you will need to click into Settings to see this)

Meal Plan Cancellations 

  • Cancellations of required meal plans are permitted only when OFFICIALLY WITHDRAWING from the University, or if canceling housing prior to move-in (upperclassmen only).
  • Cancellations can be requested by visiting us at the Residence Dining Center offices or by emailing; please include your NDSU email, ID number, your current plan, and a clear request to cancel.
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