All students residing on campus must have a meal plan.

Absolutely! You may purchase a plan or add declining balance dollars to your card to be used in Nowland Dining Hall, The Bengals Lair and on our Bite mobile ordering app. 

Students living on campus select their meal plan as part of the housing selection process each academic year.  Students living off campus can purchase a plan on our website.

Yes! We can accommodate dietary needs and have many vegetarian and vegan options available. There is a dedicated "My Zone" station in Nowland stocked with gluten-free items for our patrons. 

Communication is the key to addressing food allergies and dietary needs. Prior to or immediately upon arrival to campus, please inform our General Manager, Sterling Hartin, so he can advise you on how to navigate the dining hall safely. We also have a Dietitian available, who provides individual consultations and can create a diet plan that works for you.

You can ask the cashier at the dining hall or any dining location cashier to check your account balance. You can also check your balance on Bite, if you linked your card to the app.

Yes, you can!  You'll need the student's Student ID number.  You can purchase dining dollars on our website.

Yes you can! We offer sweet treats, snack packs, gift packages and care packages, as well as other items for many occasions on our online shop.

Yes, the UMFK Catering Department is available for your catering needs—large or small—from meetings, receptions and elegant dinners to budget-friendly club catering. For details, please visit the Catering Website.

**We have options available that meet current safety requirements and guidelines. Let our team find the right solution for your event.