Cost Savings

Save up to 57% off the door price at Tower Dining and 14% off at all other locations

If you do not buy your own groceries or prepare your own meals, buying a meal plan will help reduce the costs associated with attending college.


Convenient, accessible on-campus dining gives you more time to study and socialize

With culinary experts preparing daily nutritious meals, you don’t have to grocery shop, cook, or clean kitchen messes. You can totally focus on your academic mission.

Peace of Mind

Quick access to quality food every meal of the day— eliminating reliance on unhealthy fast food

Eating on-campus will form lifelong friendships at popular student hubs like Tower Dining.

  • Make food easy – buy an IUPUI Meal Plan.

  • All meal plans include Meal Swipes and Dining Dollars.

  • Meal Swipes are for use at Tower Dining and as a Swipe Swap at Tower Den.

  • Dining Dollars are for use at any of the 17 IUPUI Dining Services locations (including Tower Dining and Tower Den).

  • Students living in Ball Hall, North Hall, or University Tower are automatically assigned a required meal plan.

  • Elective Meal Plans are for all other students or non-residents of Ball Hall, North Hall, or University Tower.

  • Meal Plans are for IUPUI Dining Services locations only, they do not work at other locations including on-campus hospitals, vending machines, or Barnes and Noble Cafe.