Welcome Newly Admitted Students
Welcome to the Golden Bear family! We’re excited for you to join our community. You have a lot of great things to look forward to—exploration, friendships, fun, and even great food. Cal Dining offers a variety of locations and food options across campus. Meal plans offer the best value at all of our locations, and, even better, you can pick the plan that works best for you.
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Meal Plans for Undergraduate Students Living in Residence Halls
Meal Plans for Undergraduate Students Living in Off-Campus Housing or University-Owned/Affiliated Apartments
Meal Plan Frequently Asked Questions
Cal Dining Locations
Nutrition and Allergy Information
Eating Made Easy
Cal Dining has a wide variety of food and locations across campus—and our meal plans offer the best value at all of them! Don’t worry about grocery shopping, cooking, or washing dishes. We make it easy for you.
The YouTube video “Make the Most of Your Meal Plan” will give you an overview of the benefits of having a meal plan; see Cal Dining’s broad range of food options and services; and find out how meal plans work for the academic year 2020-2021.
View or download brochures to learn more about the 2020–2021 meal plans:
COVID-19 Update: Cal Dining services continue to operate, although we may have to make modifications to services and hours of operations as needed to ensure health and safety precautions.