Faculty/Staff Meal Plans

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Campus Perks

One of the many perks of being a UNT employee is access to Faculty/Staff Meal Plan Memberships. Let Dining Services do the grocery shopping, cooking and clean up so you can spend more time focused on making the university a great place to learn, live and work. Hold on to your parking spot and enjoy wholesome, all-you-care-to-eat breakfast, lunch and dinner meals for less than the price of a fast-food combo.

Faculty/Staff Simply Swipes

As low as $6.10/meal

What You Get

50, 30 or 10 total Dining Hall meal swipes.

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Any Dining Hall or Discovery Perks Grill*


7-days-a-week for breakfast, lunch or dinner – anytime Dining Halls are open.


When asked for your payment method, tell the cashier you’re using swipes and swipe your ID.

why we love it

Swipes roll over semester-to-semester. Guaranteed savings on our Standard Door Rate for Dining Hall meals all year long.

good to know

It’s easy to treat a friend – simply tell the cashier to swipe your ID twice when you enter together. Unused value refundable upon request.

*Based on the Standard Door Rate.

Where to Eat

Dining Hall swipes may be used at any of our Dining Halls (Bruceteria, Champs, Eagle Landing, Kitchen West and Mean Greens Café) as well as at Discovery Perks Grill.*

Be sure to bookmark to see our current hours of operation

How to Purchase

Pay by credit, debit, or eCheck

All Faculty/Staff Plans must be purchased online. If you have difficulty accessing, please contact us at 940-565-2462 or so that we can assist you. We cannot take payment by phone or in our office.

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Risk-free & refundable

All Faculty/Staff Meal Plans are refundable upon request within 365 days of the last use. Simply fill out our Refund Request form, and please allow 5-10 business days for processing.


Effective July 1, 2020, current Faculty/Staff or Retirees of UNT and the UNT System may purchase a Faculty/Staff Meal Plan.

Visiting scholars affiliated with a UNT department and other university partners may also be eligible to purchase Faculty/Staff Plans.

Current students have access to a variety of Student Meal Plans.

All Other Guests may pay our Standard Door Rate.


Appreciation Lunches

On special days each month during the fall and spring semesters, UNT Faculty and Staff can enjoy an all-you-care-to-eat lunch in any of our Dining Halls for only $7.40 (normally $9.35) plus tax.

Staff Appreciation Month Special

Throughout the month of March, Dining Services is offering entry into any Dining Hall for just $7.40 (plus tax) for staff and faculty.

Faculty and staff can also enjoy a dessert from Avesta for only $1.50 by presenting a valid UNT ID card at the register.

Fall 2023

Friday, September 8

Friday, October 13

Friday, November 17

Friday, December 8

Spring 2024

Friday, February 9

All of March

Friday, April 12

Friday, May 3

Did you know? You can enjoy all UNT Dining Halls for $6.10 (plus tax) per meal with a Faculty/Staff Meal Plan. Purchase online anytime.


View our Hours of Operations and our Special Events Calendar

House salad with various fresh toppings

Group Tickets

Dining Halls, Avesta, Retail Restaurants and more

University departments may purchase meal tickets to use in our dining locations during normal hours of operation.

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Prices do not include applicable sales taxes, and will be applied at the time of purchase. All tickets must be paid for in advance of issue. Sales are final and no refunds are provided for unused tickets.

Pho at Eagle Landing with various toppings

Departmental Credit

Treat your team, department or campus guests to breakfast, lunch or dinner

Departmental Credit is a no-hassle method for UNT departments to charge food purchases from university dining locations to a monthly Internal Department Order (IDO) using a card you can swipe at any Dining Services venue.

Get Started

1Complete the registration form below.


2Following the form submission, the department head should send an email to with their EUID and initials to serve as their electronic signature.


3We will contact you by email when your card is ready for pick up from the Welcome Center (Room 237). Please bring a state issued ID or driver license.

How It Works

This card can be used at any Dining Services location. This includes all Dining Halls, all Retail Locations and Avesta. No outside vendors will accept this card as a form of payment.

This card will be tax-exempt.

We will send an IDO with each month's charges. For a breakdown of charges by location, please send a request to, specifying the month needed.

If the card is lost or stolen, it will be the responsibility of the Department to contact us for cancellation. We will provide a new card at that time.

Department Credit Policies

You are required to follow all university policies and procedures when using this card ⁠— in regard to the purchase of food, as well as the regulations set by your department. 

Your department is responsible for any and all charges. If your card is lost or stolen, please contact us at 940-565-2462. We will cancel your card and provide a replacement. 

This card is a stored value purchase and may only be charged using Dining’s point-of-sale system. This card does not include Dining Hall swipes. Users will be charged the Standard Door Rate for each guest.

There is no discounted price for any products.  

When experiencing any problems with this card, please contact the Manager on Duty. If the MOD is unable to resolve those issues, please call the administrative office #2462. 


Contact our Meal Plan Administrator, Suzan Cruz, at 940-369-8223 or