Dining Plans

Students getting hamburgers from the cafeteria

Covid19 has caused us to change the way we provide dining services.  We appreciate your patience as we adapt and make changes to ensure your safety - out first priority.  We will be following CDC and NYS Health Department guidelines for best practices.     

You are required to wear a mask to enter any dining hall or retail facility.

All students living on campus are required to have a dining plan. Commuter students are not required to have a dining plan, but if selected, are subject to the dining plan refund policy. NYS tax laws does NOT allow conversion of tax free dining plans to taxable dragon dollars. In addition, NYS tax laws only allow refunds for students who are withdrawing, taking a leave or are otherwise dismissed by the college. See complete refund policy for specifics

Will you be a:

Resident Student?

Higgins Resident Student?

Commuter/Off Campus Student?

Resident Student

You are required to wear a mask to enter any dining hall or retail facility. 

You are required to have the Resident Dining Plan. All prices stated are per semester.

Retail Dining dollars may be carried over from fall to spring semester, but not from spring to fall. Due to NYS sales tax regulations, Retail Dining dollars may not be refunded. Check your account balances.

The 2020 - 2021 Resident Dining Plan - $2,270, includes $315 Retail Dining dollars
This plan offers access to Wilsbach and Mills dining halls.

NOTE: Until further notice all resident dining facilities will be take-out only with specific meal periods for each hall.  Students are allowed one meal swipe per meal period (4) per day. 
Meal periods are as follows:
Breakfast: 7:30 am - 11:00 am; 
Lunch: 11:01 am - 3:00 pm; 
Dinner: 3:01 pm - 8:00 pm; 
Late Night: 8:01 pm - 11:00 pm. (Wilsbach Hall only)
*Breakfast opens at 9:00 am on Saturday and Sunday

All meals will be served in reusable containers.  Students receive 2 container credits with their meal plan.  Return your container to either dining facility at your next visit for cleaning and sanitizing.  Just let the cashier know you are returning a container so they can credit your account.  If a container is lost or additional containers are needed, you will be charged $3.00 per container.   CDC and NYS Department of Health guideline will be followed to ensure the students safety.  

For specific dining hours please visit https://oneonta.sodexomyway.com/ 

 

Retail Dining Venues

You are required to wear a mask to enter any dining hall or retail facility. 

  • Mills Marketplace - our bustling market - eat in or take out.
  • Argo Tea- our newest venue located in Milne Library.
  • Starbucks - located in the Hunt College Union - the only Starbucks in a 60-mile radius.

Note: Retail Dining dollars may also be used for vending purchases or food items at the Red Dragon Outfitters.

Note: The listed dining plan pricing is for the academic year Fall 2020 and Spring 2021.

Higgins Resident Student

You are required to wear a mask to enter any dining hall or retail facility. 

You will be assigned to the On-The-Go Plan.

This is a reduced dining plan of only $1,500.00 retail dining dollars. You can purchase food at our three retail food operations - Argo Tea, Starbucks, and Mills Marketplace.

You are welcome to get take-out from any of our dining halls (Mills and Wilsbach),
where you will be charged a door price of $6.50 Breakfast, $8.00 Lunch, $9.00 Dinner, and $6.50 Late Night, when using Retail Dining or Dragon Dollars.

This plan assumes that you will not be eating regularly in our dining halls, and that you intend to prepare many of your own meals in Higgins Hall.

The Resident Dining Plan of $2,270.00 is also an option for you.

To CHANGE to the Resident Dining Plan:

  1. Email Student Accounts that you would like to switch to the Resident Dining Plan.
  2. Include your name and A# in the email.

You must make this change before Thursday, September 3, at 4:30 p.m. Questions? Call the OAS Dining Services Office
at 607-436-2087.

Retail Dining dollars may be carried over from fall to spring semester, but not from spring to fall. Due to NYS sales tax regulations, Retail Dining dollars may not be refunded. Check your account balances.

Commuter / Off-Campus Student

You are required to wear a mask to enter any dining hall or retail facility. 

You are not required to have a dining plan. If you do not select a plan, you will not automatically be enrolled in a dining plan. All prices stated are per semester.

Retail Dining Dollars may be carried over from fall to spring semester, but not from spring to fall. Due to NYS sales tax regulations, Retail Dining Dollars may not be refunded. Check your account balances.

If you wish to change your commuter plan you must make this change before Thursday, September 3, at 4:30 p.m.

To add a plan:

  1. Email Student Accounts that you would like to switch to the Resident Dining Plan.
  2. Include your name and A# in the email.

Please carefully consider your options to choose the best plan for your needs.

Your Dining Plan Options Include: 

  • Commuter A - $1,000 (for off campus & commuter students ONLY) (All Retail Dining dollars)
    This plan, for Commuters only, enables you to purchase food at any location. You may add additional Retail Dining dollars at any time. Commuter students may also select the Resident Dining Plan.
  • Commuter B - $750 (for off campus & commuter students ONLY) (All Retail Dining dollars)
    This plan, for Commuters only, enables you to purchase food at any location. You may add additional Retail Dining dollars at any time. Commuter students may also select the Resident Dining Plan.
  • Commuter C - $500 (for off campus & commuter students ONLY) (All Retail Dining dollars)
    This plan, for Commuters only, enables you to purchase food at any location. You may add additional Retail Dining dollars at any time. Commuter students may also select the Resident Dining Plan.
  • Commuter D - $300 (for off campus & commuter students ONLY) (All Retail Dining dollars)
    This plan, for Commuters only, enables you to purchase food at any location. You may add additional Retail Dining dollars at any time. Commuter students may also select the Resident Dining Plan.
  • Resident Dining Plan - $2,270, includes $315 Retail Dining dollars
    This plan offers access to Wilsbach and Mills dining halls for take-out only.

If you choose a Commuter Retail Dining dollars plan you will be charged an entry price for take-out at Mills or Wilsbach Halls.
$ 6.50 breakfast
$ 8.00 lunch
$ 9.00 dinner
$ 6.50 late night

regular door prices, not using retail dining dollars or Dragon Dollars are:

$ 7.00 breakfast
$ 8.50 lunch
$ 9.50 dinner
$ 7.00 late night

Note: Retail Dining dollars may also be used for vending purchases or food items at the Red Dragon Outfitters
Note: The listed dining plan pricing is for the 2020 - 2021 academic year.

OAS Offices

Red Dragon Outfitters
108 Ravine Parkway
Oneonta , NY 13820
Tel. (607) 436-3352
Fax (607) 436-3642
oas@oneonta.edu

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