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Dining Plans

Hope College Dining Services offers four convenient dining plans.

21, 15 or 10 Meals a Week

Students who live in one of Hope’s residence halls must participate in a 21, 15 or 10 meals per week dining plan.

Benefits include:

  • Access to Cook and Phelps Dining Halls
  • Healthful and vegetarian options
  • Special diet accommodations
  • Meals available 7 days a week
  • Convenient service hours
  • Two guest passes per semester
  • Dining Dollars to use at Kletz Market, Cup & Chaucer, concessions or to purchase extra meals at Phelps or Cook Dining

7+ Plan

Students who live in a cottage, apartment or off campus may also choose the 7+ plan.

Benefits of 7+ include:

  • Seven meals per week at Phelps or Cook Dining Halls
  • The ability to take your meals to go!
  • Four guest passes per semester to be used at a residential dining location of your choice
  • A $70 voucher to the bookstore for the fall 2020 semester
  • $400 in Dining Dollars 

To change your meal plan, or to view costs (board rates) visit Business Services.

Other Payment and Meal Plan Options

Dining Dollars

Dining Dollars are a balance on your student ID that may be used at any residential or retail dining location. It’s a fast and secure way to pay for your meals or extra snacks!

Meal Plan Dining Dollars
21 Meal Plan $100
15 Meal Plan $125
10 Meal Plan $150
7+ Meal Plan $400

Money can be added to your Dining Dollar balance four simple ways:

  1. Go to plus.hope.edu, and log into your student e-bill, then add money via credit card or bank routing number
  2. Contact Business Services, and have it added to your account
  3. Drop off a check or money order at the Dining Services office
  4. Stop by the Dining Services office with your credit or debit card

Sick Meals

Sick Meals is a program designed to assist students who are unable to eat at Cook Dining or Phelps dining halls due to illness.

To place an order

  1. Take a look at the menu
  2. Send your student ID with a friend to pick up your meal at Cook or Phelps dining halls
  3. The hostess will provide a foam to-go box for your meal

Contact us at 616.395.7930 or dining@hope.edu if you have any questions.