Meal Plan

      • All-you-care-to-eat, 7 days a week!

        No need to shop, prepare, cook and clean up – CapU Residence includes a mandatory meal plan, offering healthy, nutritious meal options for breakfast, lunch and dinner, seven days a week.

        Eat what you want, when you want it, and never run out of money.


        Meal Plan Overview

        Savour the daily Chef specials served on a five-week menu rotation. Enjoy the freshness of these specials and made-to-order meals for healthy and balanced lifestyle choices. Or build-your-own meal at the salad bar or deli bar.

        Enjoy freshly baked muffins, scones, cookies and more. Don’t forget the variety of pop, juice, Ethical Bean Coffee and teas as well as assorted desserts at every meal.

        Watch for residential promotions happening in the Dining Hall. From local food awareness, multi-cultural cuisine, holiday menus, and “build your own treats” – the meal plan will feature fun with food on a regular basis.

        "The best part of residence is that you don’t have to cook your own food!" - Naomi, 1st Year Design in Visual Communication

        Meal Plan supports students away from home

        • No need to cook, clean or worry about cash.
        • Spend your time studying, making friends, and becoming part of the CapU Residence community, instead.
        • Eating together is also a great way to meet new people.
        • In short, being on the mandatory meal plan helps students have an easier transition into university life!

        "It’s like a family here – you can always go into the dining hall and have a nice conversation." - Shayla, 2nd Year Motion Picture Arts

        36826420301_987700ca0b_oQuick Facts

        • Your CapU student card is required to access your meal plan.
        • $500 dining dollars are included to allow you to purchase meals on our main campus when you're away from residence.
        • Healthy and sustainable options are always available!       

        Accommodating Dietary Restrictions

        The Dining Hall prides itself on accommodating students living in residence with food allergies and/or intolerance. We have a very structured menu cycle which ensures student have all of their nutritional needs met.

        If you have food sensitivities, we encourage you to review the menus and request additional information if needed. Our chefs are more than willing to help ensure your meals meet your personal needs.

        For students with severe allergies, we recommend that you meet with our head chef to discuss your meal options. It is essential that in the first few weeks of the school, you work with our staff to ensure that your needs are addressed throughout the semester.

        For more information or to discuss your dietary needs, please speak to one of our dining hall staff when you arrive.