Individual Meal Rates 2016-2017

Individual Meal Rates 2016-2017

Classic Meals: Served in University Housing Dining Halls

Rates for University Faculty, Staff, and Students, using Illini Cash or credit cards, including applicable tax:

  • Breakfast: $9.21 
  • Lunch: $11.72 
  • Dinner: $15.26 
  • Late Dinner: $11.72 

Children are welcome, too! Children under age 5 (accompanied by an adult) may eat for free. 

Rates for children under age 12 (accompanied by an adult):

  • Breakfast: $4.63 
  • Lunch: $5.89 
  • Dinner: $7.63 
  • Late Dinner: $5.89

If you have a valid i-card, you can place Extra Credits on your i-card for use in our dining halls (one credit equals one dollar), or use a credit card. 

Rates for University Faculty, Staff, and Students, using Café Credits:  

  • Breakfast: 8.05 Café Credits
  • Lunch: 10.24 Café Credits
  • Dinner: 13.33 Café Credits
  • Late Dinner: 10.24 Café Credits

Café Credits are purchased as part of a meal plan. Meal plan holders receive a 5% discount on the door rate, reflected in the prices above.

Colonial Room Lunch at the Illini Union

The Colonial Room lunch buffet is open to all, and the price of $12.50 includes dessert, beverage, and sales tax. Seniors (age 65 & above) receive a discounted lunch rate of $11.00. Children age 12 and under can have lunch for $6.25. Children age 4 or under eat for free. Pay by cash, check, credit card, Illini Cash, or department account number.