Meal Plans

Save time and money on food at UBC. Because let's face it, we're all busy and on a budget.

Instant Savings

Save money on food and non-alcoholic beverages at 30+ UBC Food Services locations.

Budget Friendly

And stress free. Never worry about late credit card payments or bank transaction fees.

Fast & Convenient

Swipe your UBCcard and go. Track spending and add more dollars online when needed.

Types of Plans

UBCcard Plan

Spend more places.
Save5%
  • Enjoy savings at all campus plan discount locations
  • Buy printing services around campus and food/merchandise at campus partners
  • Put more money on the card any time
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Department Plan

Bye bye reimbursement claims.
Save5%
  • Save taxes at campus plan discount locations for your next meeting or office gathering
  • Monthly bills are easy to track and paid by journal voucher
  • Not accepted at campus partners
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Residence Meal Plan

Available (and required) only for campus residents at Orchard Commons, Totem Park and Place Vanier. Students enjoy exclusive savings in the residence dining rooms, discounts around campus, and can spend flex dollars at campus partner locations, on printing services and more.
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Savings Plus Plan

  • Pre-pay at $250/month, $980/term or $1,960/academic year then save 12% on food and non-alcoholic beverages at campus discount locations. 12% = 7% discount + 5% GST.
  • For students only and especially ideal for those living in residences with no required meal plan.
  • Want more? Combine this plan with a UBCcard Plan to pay for printing services and to make purchases at campus partners at regular prices.

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Terms & Conditions
  • Available to UBC students only. Plan is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Dollars cannot be redeemed as cash and/or applied as payment to any other UBC Food Services or Student Housing and Hospitality Services account.
  • Option to buy another month, term, or yearly plan if funds run out.
  • Dollars do not expire. When the contract term expires the remaining balance is transferred to a Carryover Plan, and is valid for 5% off food and non-alcoholic beverages at UBC Food Services discount locations. All taxes will apply.
  • Cardholder is responsible for all transactions and any indebtedness arising from card use.
  • UBC Food Services reserves the right to withdraw any or all card privileges.
  • Information is kept confidential in compliance with the Freedom Of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Lost card? Go online to freeze your account. File a report and get a replacement card at the UBC Carding Office. Reactivate your account.

UBCcard Plan

  • Start a plan for $50 or more then save 5% on food and non-alcoholic beverages at campus plan discount locations.
  • Use it for printing services around campus and to make purchases at campus partners at regular prices.
  • Put more money on the card any time—online or at a cash register.

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Terms & Conditions
  • Card is non-transferable.
  • Minimum $50 required to create a new plan. Minimum $25 required to reload a card.
  • Cardholder is responsible for all transactions made on the card and for any indebtedness arising from such use.
  • UBC Food Services reserves the right to withdraw any or all card privileges.
  • Dollars do not expire. Refunds subject to $25 administration fee. Refunds take 4–6 weeks to process.
  • Information is kept confidential in compliance with the Freedom Of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Lost card? Go online to freeze your account. File a report and get a replacement card at the UBC Carding Office. Reactivate your account.

Department Savings Plan

  • Save 5% on food and non-alcoholic beverages at campus discount locations.
  • Works like a credit card. Charges add up over the month and payments are automated by journal voucher.
  • Start one account and get multiple meal cards for approved employees to use.
  • Not accepted at campus partners.

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Terms & Conditions
  • Card is non-transferable.
  • Card holders/departments are responsible for all charges and any indebtedness arising from such use.
  • UBC Food Services reserves the right to withdraw any or all card privileges.
  • UBC Food Services will post all card charges to a standing journal voucher (JV) at the end of the month. Balance starts at zero on the first of the month.
  • Each speed chart must have its own journal voucher. Multiple cards can be assigned to one JV as long as they are applied to the same speed chart number.

Lost card (s)? Report it immediately to UBC Food Services and to the UBC Card Office.


 

MEAL PLAN PARTICIPANTS

DISCOUNT LOCATIONS
Save 5-12% on food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Bento Sushi

Perugia

Daily Dose

Hungry Nomad

Ike’s Café

IRC Snack Bar

It’s About Thai

Law Cafe

The Loop Cafe

Magma Cafe

Mercante

Neville’s

Open Kitchen at Orchard Commons

Point Grill

Qoola

Reboot Café

Sage

Sauder Exchange Café

Starbucks

Stir It Up

The Dog House

The Roaming Bowl

School of Fish

Tim Hortons

Totem Park Residence Dining Room

Triple O’s at David Lam

Vanier’s Residence Dining Room

CAMPUS PARTNERS & REG PRICE LOCATIONS/ITEMS
Regular prices apply.

Campus Partners

Booster Juice

Browns Socialhouse

Colony Bar Kits

Domino’s Pizza

Flip Side

Grand Noodle Emporium

Great Dane

Lowercase

Mahony & Sons

Palate

Peko Peko

Pie R Squared

The Pita Pit

Romer’s Burger Bar Kitsilano

UBC Bookstore

Uppercase

UBC Food Service Operated

Gage mini-mart

Hubbard’s at Place Vanier

Magda’s at Totem Park

Sage Restaurant & Catering (alcohol)

The Point Grill (alcohol)

Triple O’s (alcohol)