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Community Dining Memberships

Community dining memberships are open to all students, faculty and staff and allow for easy access to delicious and healthful food and snacks during busy days on campus. These memberships offer flexibility, convenience and value as well as a wide variety of dining options from grab-and-go to a sit-down feast. Campus Dining features more than 29 dining venues including the Vista Grande Dining Complex, four markets and over 1,000 menu options.

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Choose from Eight Plans

You know what you like, and you know you’re not always going to eat on campus. With that in mind Campus Dining created eight new dining membership options that make eating on campus convenient and utilizes a simple Dining Dollars system. Five memberships include Bonus Dollars, which are extra Dining Dollars to spend at Campus Dining venues, and all plans offer the ability to rollover funds from year to year.

Poly 2250

Poly 2250

Designed to support the students, faculty and staff who spend a lot of time on campus, Poly 2250 offers enough Dining Dollars to eat on campus multiple times a day, every day of the week with a little left over for snacks. This membership costs $2,250 and includes an additional $350 in Bonus Dollars for a total of $2,600 to spend on food.

Poly 1503

Poly 1503

Designed to offer enough to eat a meal on campus every day with enough left over for some extra Starbucks®, Poly 1503 is good for those who regularly eat on campus. This membership costs $1,503 and includes an additional $150 in Bonus Dollars for a total of $1,653 to spend on food.

Poly 1008

Poly 1008

For those who simply need a supplementary dining plan for when time gets short and the work hours long, there is Poly 1008. Calculated to offer enough Dining Dollars to cover a meal most days, this membership costs $1,008 and includes an additional $100 in Bonus Dollars for a total of $1,108 to spend on food.

Poly 504

Poly 504

Not everyone needs, or has the time, to mow through a sit-down meal, and for those there is Poly 504. This is for those who frequent the grab-and-go sections of local eateries and only plan on quick meals on campus. This membership costs $504 and includes an additional $50 in Bonus Dollars for a total of $554 to spend on food.

Poly 250

Poly 250

This one is for the snackers amongst us. Those who just need some protein when the chance arises, a shot of caffeine for the study/cramming session, or the comfort bag of Cheez-Its (better get two). This membership costs $250 and includes an additional $25 in Bonus Dollars for a total of $275 to spend on food.

Poly Grub

Poly Grub

Hybrids are so hot right now. Campus Dining created this hybrid membership for those Grubhub aficionados out there. This membership costs $250 and comes with $150 in Dining Dollars, and $100 that can be spent off campus via Grubhub.

Coffee Club

Coffee Club

If you’re constantly looking to get your caffeine fix, we’ll make it easy for you with the Community Coffee Club. This club offers $300 for the cost of $250 to spend on any handmade, brewed beverage, such as coffee, espresso and tea at Scout Coffee Co., Einstein Bros. Bagels, Julian’s, as well as Starbucks at Campus Market and UU.

Beverage Club

Beverage Club

For those with a thirst for life, or a simple desire for a cold drink whenever they feel like it, there is the Community Beverage Club. Members of this $250 club will receive a reusable Cal Poly Tumbler pre-loaded with 165 fills (a $330 value) that can be redeemed for any drink at the Coke Freestyle fountains, all day, every day. Simply scan, fill and enjoy.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Benefit

Poly 2250

Poly 1503

Poly 1008

Poly 504

Poly 250

Poly Grubhub

Bonus Dining Dollars$350$150$100$50$25
Use Grubhub off campus$100
Balance rolls over quarter to quarter
Available Dining Dollars$2,600$1,653$1,108$554$275$150 + $100 GrubHub
Total Cost$2,250$1,503$1,008$504$250$250

How to Purchase

Students living on campus have two ways to purchase. They can purchase a membership through the University Housing link in the Portal and have the option of making payments through Student Accounts. Or they can purchase through the Money Matters tab in the Portal and make one simple payment.

Faculty, staff and students who live off campus can purchase their membership through the Money Matters tab in the Portal.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

A dining membership gives students, faculty and staff the convenience of having meals easily accessible so they can focus on their work and student life.

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Dining Dollars can be used at any Campus Dining venue.

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Five memberships include Bonus Dollars to spend at Campus Dining venues. This includes 16 percent for Poly 2250, or 10 percent for Poly 1503, Poly 1008, Poly 504 and Poly 250 in additional Dining Dollars for each membership.

3

Dining Dollars roll over to the next quarter, however, funds remaining at the end of the spring quarter are forfeited, unless a plan is purchased and maintained for the 2022-23 academic year by June 20, 2022.

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Faculty, staff and students with dietary restrictions should review the food options at calpolydining.com to determine if their dietary needs can be met prior to submitting their initial payment registration for the Dining License.

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Community plans can be canceled at any time with no cancellation fee. The Poly 250, Poly Grub, Coffee Club and Beverage Club plans are nonrefundable.

View Community Dining Memberships terms and conditions.