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Dining Dollars

Housing and Dining Services and the K-State Student Union are excited to introduce Dining Dollars, a new dining option for all K-State students, faculty and staff, beginning fall 2021. Dining Dollars add additional flexibility to on-campus residents' current meal plans dining experience. Dining Dollars can also be purchased by Jardine residents, off-campus students, faculty and staff with or without an off-campus meal plan.

Dining Dollars will be accepted in all Housing and Dining Services' retail and dining center locations and participating campus retail locations including:

Housing and Dining Locations
K-State Student Union Locations
Other Campus Locations

Monthly Perks

K-State students, faculty and staff with a Dining Dollars balance are elegible to receive once-a-month perks at participating locations.

  • August - K-State Student Union
    One free game of bowling, shoe rental and non-alcoholic drink.
  • September - Chick-fil-A at the K-State Student Union
    One free Chick-fil-A meal. Choose from chicken sandwich, spicy chicken sandwich or 8-piece nuggets.
  • October - Radina's
    Free beverage with the purchase of a pastry.
  • November - JP's Sports Grill
    Free chips, fire-roasted salsa and queso with the purchase of an entrée.
  • December - Qdoba
    Free entrée with the purchase of one entrée.
  • January - Call Hall
    Free ice cream cone or cup.
  • February - Subway
    Free 6-inch sub sandwich with the purchase of one 6-inch sub sandwich.
  • March - Panda Express
    Free entrée with the purchase of one entrée
  • April - Union Station by JP's
    Free totchos with the purchase of any beverage, including alcohol.
  • May - Cornerstone Café
    Free 16 oz. coffee, tea or specialty coffee beverage.

Dining Dollars are conveniently accessible on your K-State ID card and are billed to students' University KSIS account or can be purchased by cash, check, credit card or payroll deduct by faculty and staff. K-State faculty and staff will be able to purchase Dining Dollars beginning Aug. 2, 2021.

Purchase Dining Dollars - K-State Student

Terms and Conditions - Students

  • All unused Dining Dollars will expire at the end of the spring semester each year.
  • Dining Dollars are non-refundable after September 15. Dining Dollars purchased after December 1 are non-refundable after February 15.
  • You must have a valid K-State ID to use your Meal Plan and Dining Dollars at participating locations.
  • Any use or conduct deemed inappropriate by Housing and Dining Services and/or K-State may result in termination of this agreement without refund.
  • Any selected meal plan and Dining Dollars are non-transferable or saleable.
  • Before purchasing a meal plan, I will review the menus at http://housing.k-state.edu/dining to ensure that food for any dietary need is available.
  • I understand university parking regulations apply at all Housing and Dining services locations.
  • I can contact the Housing and Dining Services Cashier's office in 104 Pittman Building, at housing@ksu.edu or at 785-532-6453 for specific questions regarding this contract including cancellation requests.
  • Any Dining Dollar purchase is subject to approval. Housing and Dining Services reserves the right to cancel this purchase if an individual has a past due balance or is no longer affiliated with the university.
  • Additional information regarding the usage and requirements of any selected meal plan and Dining Dollars can be found online at https://housing.k-state.edu/dining/rates-meal-plans-1.html
  • Your Dining Dollar purchase will be billed to your University KSIS account and due as specified.

Purchase Dining Dollars - K-State Faculty or Staff

Terms and Conditions - Faculty or Staff
  • All unused Dining Dollars will expire at the end of the fiscal year in which they are purchased (June 30). Meals are available during standard hours of operation.
  • This meal plan is nontransferable. I must be present and have a valid K-State ID card for all meal plan transactions.
  • I can cancel this contract by completing the contract cancellation form at the Housing and Dining Services office. I will receive a full refund if I cancel this contract prior to use and within 30 days of purchase date. I will not receive a refund if I cancel this contract after use or after 30 days of purchase date.
  • I understand any use or conduct deemed inappropriate by Housing and Dining Services and/or K-State may result in termination of this contract without refund.
  • Housing and Dining Services does not purchase or prepare foods for special dietary needs with this meal plan. Before purchasing a meal plan, I will review our menus to ensure that any special needs can be accommodated.
  • I understand university parking regulations apply at all Housing and Dining Services locations.
  • I agree to the terms and conditions as listed above and understand the financial implications if I cancel this meal plan contract.
  • I understand if I am purchasing a meal plan for an individual, my online payment options are payroll deduct or credit card. Contact Housing and Dining Services Office at 785-532-6453 for information on paying by cash or check.
  • If I am purchasing a meal plan for a department, invoice information will be required in the online form. Payment method must be completed prior to activation of meal plan.