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University Dining


UMass Lowell Dining Services provides three meal plan options for residential students. These meal plans give students choices, flexibility and the River Hawk dollars they crave. All of the new plans include eight guest meals each ;semester-allowing students to bring their friends and family into the dining halls when they visit!

Students living in the residence halls must sign up for one of the three meal plan options. Resident students in apartment areas with full kitchens (River Hawk Village - Standard, Deluxe and Townhouse Deluxe units, Riverview Suites, Moody Street, 725 Merrimack Street, 1301 Middlesex St.) are not required to sign up for a meal plan. Here are the details for each plan:

  • Platinum:
    Unlimited Meal Swipes into the Dining Halls, 350 River Hawk dollars and 8 guest meals (per semester)
  • Gold:
    Unlimited Meal Swipes into the Dining Halls, 200 River Hawk dollars and 8 guest meals (per semester)
  • Silver:
    100 Meal Swipes, 350 River Hawk Dollars and 8 Guest meal swipes (per semester)

Dining Services

UMass Lowell Dining Services offers delicious, convenient and varied dining options across campus. With more than a dozen locations including:


Meal Plans

Visit the Dining Services Website for more information, including Commuter Meal Plans and purchasing River Hawk Dollars online.

For more information on Dining Locations, Meal Plans, River Hawk Dollars, and more please visit University Dining, call 978-934-5369 or email You can also connect with University Dining on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

The Solution Center and Student Financial Services have more information on meal plan rates.