A: Meals on a person's account are to be consumed by the person on the ID card. Purchases for others using these meals are not part of the plan.
A: You can. Guest passes are to be used for precisely that purpose. However, guest passes are not included in all meal plans. Dining Dollars and GoldPLUS can also be used to purchase guest meals.
A: Yes. We have three (3) meal periods Monday - Thursday: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. Hot Breakfast begins at 7 a.m. at Cort at Lower U.C. and 7:30 at Rathbone and Brodhead, and resumes until 9:30 at all locations. Continental Breakfast (bagels, cereals, muffins, etc.) is held between 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Hot Breakfast and Continental Breakfast are both considered the same general meal period, even though the meal selection changes.
A: Dinning Dollars can be added at the Dining Dollars desk, located in B 017 in the University Center, or you can call 610.758.6179.
A: 10:30 a.m. begins the lunch period. Students must swipe in during each meal period.
A: Report your lost or stolen card to the GoldPLUS/ID Office (610.758.6169) located in the Christmas-Saucon Annex at 14A East Packer Ave. If the office cannot be reached, the voicemail will explain what to do after hours or on weekends.
A: The Catering Office can be reached at 610.758.4512.
A: Meal Plans may be used at all three student restaurants (Cort at Lower U.C., Rathbone, and/or Brodhead), as well as at select retail outlets (depending on the options included in your specific meal plan).
A: Any Lehigh Dining Service location will accept Dining Dollars
A: Key chains and lanyards must be removed in order to prevent damaging the card reader or cash register.
A: Weekly plans (19, 14 and 10 meals per week) reset every Friday in the morning, and any unused meals from the previous week are lost. However, Carte Blanche and Block Plan balances are available for use during the entire semester until they are gone. Dining dollars carry over from Fall to Spring semester ONLY.
A: Ask any of our staff at any dining location across campus, and we will be happy to assist you with whatever you need.
A: You need to send an email request to
provide a brief reason why and what Residence Hall you currently live in.
The subject line should include:
Your name, Lin# and "access request to Dine at Brodhead House".
A: Carte Blanche allows unlimited use in Student Restaurants. Cash equivalency can be used at all Lehigh Dining Retail locations, up to five meals per week (Friday - Thursday).
Block Plans are limited by number of meals in Student Restaurants. Cash equivalency may be used in some Lehigh Dining Retail locations.
A: Rathbone Student Restaurant.
A: Please contact Jacqueline Nester at email@example.com.
A: Comment cards are available at all locations. Students may ask for a manager at all locations.
A: Yes. Please contact either Cheryl Ann Lawrence at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610.758.5169 (Cort at Lower U.C.) or Kristin Piazza at email@example.com or 610.758.3399 (Rathbone Student Restaurant) to arrange meal pick up.
A: Meal Plan refunds after the start of the semester for students who register and/or purchase meals on a Meal Plan but withdraw from the University or move off campus will receive a meal plan refund prorated according to the number of unused weeks remaining on the plan. Dining Dollars are non-refundable. Any student suspended or expelled from the university will not be granted a meal plan refund. A student suspended may receive a prorated meal plan credit based on the week following the last meal purchased, which will be used toward the purchase of a meal plan the semester immediately following the period of suspension.
A: Please contact University Center Reservations at 610.758.4163 or Mountain Top Reservations at 610.758.5306.
A: As a first-year student, you have the option of Category 1 (19, or 14 meals per week, or 225 Block Plan) and Category 1A (Carte Blanche). Weekly meal plans reset every Friday morning, and unused meals are lost. The Carte Blanche and 225 Block Plan are per semester and may be a more flexible option for a busy student. Upperclassmen meal selection depends upon where you live (Categories 2, 3, 4, and 5 exist). Please visit http://www.lehighdining.com/plans.html for more information on meal plan options.
A: If you stop by the Dining Dollars Office Monday - Friday between 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., or call at 610.758.6179, Dining Dollars will be added instantly. If you go to the Bursar's Office, it usually takes one business day to process the request.