We know that you have different class schedules and eating habits than your peers. After all, you’ve got challenging classes, jobs, and campus activities to worry about.
Clayton State offers a flexible, streamlined choice of meal plans. These plans are designed to fit a wide variety of class, work, and weekend schedules while providing access to satisfying and nutritious food just about any time you need a bite.
Laker Hall Residents
All Laker Hall residents are required to purchase a residential meal plan from the list below.
A meal plan must be selected in the housing contract and the meal plan charge will be reflected on the students university account.
Residential Meal Plan choices for Fall 2017/Spring 2018
||Meals per Week
||Included "Dining Dollars"
||Cost per Semester
Days of Service
Meal plan pricing is based on 112 days of meal service per semester including both full and partial service days. The first meal served for fall semester will be dinner on Thursday of move-in week. The first meal served for spring semester will be dinner on the Sunday before classes begin. The last meal served each semester will be lunch on the last day of final exams.
No meals will be served during Labor Day weekend, Fall break, Thanksgiving break, Spring Break, and on some official campus holidays.
Reduced service hours may apply on days when there are no classes but the University is open. Please note: Residential students in Laker Hall will automatically be charged for a meal plan on their student account. If no meal plan is selected on the Housing contract, student will be assigned the Platinum meal plan.
Meal Plan Use
Meal plans are to be used only by the student purchasing the plan and are accessed with the student’s LakerCard. Meals plans are not transferable and cannot be shared with another student.
The meal plan week runs from Friday through Thursday. Gold and Silver plans are limited to one visit per meal period, and weekly limits reset each Friday. Residential meal plans are given five (5) guest meals per semester and may be used at the meal plan owner’s discretion.
Meal Plan Changes
Meal changes are permitted during the first two weeks of classes. First change is free; subsequent changes will be assessed a $25 fee payable at the time of the request (not billable to the student account). No plan changes will be allowed after the second week of classes.
View the meal plan refund policy.
Laker Village Residents
Students who reside at Laker Village are not required to purchase a meal plan. Below are optional plans for fall and spring semester only for residents:
|Voluntary Meal Plans
||Cost per Plan
Dining Services Locations and Hours of Operation