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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to purchase a meal plan?

Yes! It's a great value and it is Northwest Nazarene University policy that all designated Campus Residents purchase a meal plan each semester.

What are Flex Dollars?

Flex Dollars are specific cash values included in all meal plans. They work like a pre-paid debit card with funds kept on your student ID card. Flex Dollars may be used at any on-campus dining location.

Do Flex Dollars carry over from year to year?

They are carried over from the fall to the spring when a new meal plan is purchased in the spring. They are not carried over from year to year.

Do Block Meals carry over from semester to semester?

Block meals may be used during the semester in which are purchased. They do not carry over from semester to semester.

Can I change my meal plan if it does not fit my needs?

Yes! Changing to a bigger or smaller meal plan can be done during the first week of school. All other changes must be requested by the Director of Housing at (208) 467-8643

If I'm not a Resident Hall Student, where do I buy my meal plan?

If you live off-campus, you can purchase an off campus meal plan

What are “Crusader Cash” Bucks?

Talk to one of our cashiers for more information.

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Important Info

Dietary Needs

Do you have particular dietary needs? Please let us know. Our campus dining services program can accommodate your special dietary requirements. For more information, please contact Solon Pietila, (208) 467-8667 or solon.pietila@sodexo.com.

Dining Policies

One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:

  • Please bus your dishes and disposables from your table when you have finished dining
  • Please refrain from taking food, dishes or utensils from the dining area.
  • Remember that meal cards are non-transferable. Meal cards cannot be used by anyone but the purchaser.
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