Ohio University

Faculty & Staff Meal Plan Options

Faculty/Staff Meal Plans help to increase interaction between Ohio students and staff outside of the classroom, further strengthening Ohio University as the best student-centered learning experience in America. They are available to all benefits-eligible employees and to graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased. These plans expire at the end of the fiscal year on June 30, 2020. All meal plans are conveniently loaded onto your OHIO ID.

Culinary Passport

The Culinary Passport Plan offers $150 in Flex Points. This plan is good at West 82 Food Court, The Front Room Coffeehouse, Latitude 39 Casual Dining, Cafe BiblioTech, South Side Espresso Bar, Steam Station Cafe, all Dining Courts, Brick City Deli, The Ohio Cafe, Steeped & Stirred, and Shively Grab 'N Go. Flex Points will not be accepted at any Campus Market, in vending machines or laundry centers. Flex Points will expire on June 30, 2020. One Flex Point equals $1.00. Flex Points are non-refundable.

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased

$135 - 2019/20 pricing beginning July 1, 2019

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Mini Passport

The Mini Passport Plan offers $50 in Flex Points for a total cost of just $45. This plan is good at West 82 Food Court, The Front Room Coffeehouse, Latitude 39 Casual Dining, Cafe BiblioTech, South Side Espresso Bar, Steam Station Cafe, all Dining Courts, Brick City Deli, The Ohio Cafe, Steeped & Stirred, and Shively Grab 'N Go. Flex Points will not be accepted at any Campus Market, in vending machines or laundry centers. Flex Points will expire on June 30, 2020. One Flex Point equals $1.00. Flex  Points are non-refundable.

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased

$45 - 2019/20 pricing beginning July 1, 2019

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE

Connect 10

Faculty/Staff may purchase a Connect 10 Meal Plan. The Connect 10 meal plan is any 10 meals that may be used in any of our Dining Courts, Smooth Moves, and Shively Grab 'N Go. All 10 meals are valid until June 30, 2020. Meal plan holders may bring as many guests as they have meals.

Available to:

  • Graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased
  • Faculty
  • Staff

$108 - 2019/20 pricing beginning July 1, 2019

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Connect 20

Graduate students with appointments and Faculty/Staff may purchase a Connect 20 Meal Plan that offers 20 meals that may be used in any of our Dining Courts, Smooth Moves, and Shively Grab 'N Go. All 20 meals are valid until June 30, 2020. Meal plan holders may bring as many guests as they have meals.

Available to:

  • Graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased
  • Faculty
  • Staff

$175 - 2019/20 pricing beginning July 1, 2019

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE

Connect 40

Graduate students with appointments and Faculty/Staff may purchase a Connect 40 Meal Plan that offers 40 meals that may be used in any of our Dining Courts, Smooth Moves, and Shively Grab 'N Go. All 40 meals are valid until June 30, 2020. Meal plan holders may bring as many guests as they have meals.

Available to:

  • Graduate students who hold full GA, RA, TA, or RD appointments of 15-20 hours per week during the semester in which they are purchased
  • Faculty
  • Staff

$349 - 2019/20 pricing beginning July 1, 2019

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE

Flex Points

Flex Points are an internal currency to be used at West 82 Food Court, The Front Room Coffeehouse, Latitude 39 Casual Dining, OU-HCOM SAF Cafe, Cafe BiblioTech, South Side Espresso Bar, Steam Station Cafe, all Dining Courts, The Hungry Cat Food Truck, Brick City Deli, The Ohio Cafe, Steeped & Stirred, and Shively Grab 'N Go. Flex Points will not be accepted at any Campus Market, in vending machines or laundry centers. All Flex Points are loaded onto an Ohio University issued ID card. One Flex Point equals $1.00 and points are deducted in exact amounts (one cent increments). Additional Flex Points may be purchased through the Culinary Passport plan. Flex Points are non-refundable.

What is the Flex Points Advantage? Flex Points help your Meal Plan*, and your money, go further. Not only are they valid at all Campus Courts/Dining Halls, The Hungry Cat Food Truck, Cafes and Grab `N Go's, Flex Points are also valid at Baker University Center retail locations.**

*Flex Points included with a Flex Meal Plan purchase only; not available for individual purchase

**Excludes Bobcat Depot, campus vending machines and laundry facilities.

Bobcat Cash

Bobcat Cash is money put on deposit with the University (similar to a prepaid debit card) that can be used at the dining halls, markets, vending machines, laundry centers and various on campus food-service, retail and public printing operations. Simply add money to this account and then use the Ohio University-issued ID card to access this service. Additional deposits can be added as needed throughout the academic year. Bobcat Cash cannot be used off-campus, does not allow for cash withdrawals and cannot be used to purchase textbooks. For more information, please visit the Bobcat Cash homepage.

Where can I use my Flex Points?

Flex Points are valid at the following Culinary Services locations:

  • West 82 Food Court (BUC)
  • The Front Room Coffeehouse (BUC)
  • Latitude 39 Casual Dining (BUC)
  • OU-HCOM SAF Cafe (ARC)
  • Cafe BiblioTech (Alden Library)
  • Steam Station Cafe (WUSOC)
  • South Side Espresso Bar (Nelson Commons)
  • The District on West Green
  • Nelson Court
  • Shively Court
  • Shively Grab N Go
  • The Hungry Cat Food Truck

BUC = Baker University Center
ARC = Academic Research Center
WUSOC = West Union Street Office Center

Trouble signing up?

If you're unable to purchase a Faculty/Staff Meal Plan, please contact Bobcat Cash-bobcatcash@ohio.edu.