Guest Meal Plan

Students, Faculty and Staff now have the option to purchase a Guest Meal Plan. Guest Meal Plan details are as follows.

Due to the high rate of inflation and subsequent supply chain issues, the University reserves the right to adjust the types of meal plans offered and the pricing structure of each meal plan prior to the beginning of each new semester. The University will provide students with notice of any changes as early as possible.

2024 - 2025 Meal Plans

Meal Plan Details

The Guest meal plan is activated on the Ram Card. It may be use for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner during normal operational hours.

Valid only in the Caf on East and West Campus. Not valid at any retail dining establishment.

Multiple swipes per meal plan period are permissible with the Guest meal plan.

Meal Plan Pricing Notification
The meal plan prices are subject to change pending administrative (Board of Regents) approval.

Meal Plan Option

10 Meal Swipes $94.00


Door Rates

Students, Faculty, Staff, and Guest may purchase meals at the dining hall with cash, debit, or credit payment methods.

Breakfast $6.25
Lunch $8.25
Dinner $10.25


General Information

Access to the meal plan is through use of the RAM ID card at the cashier station of the dining hall or retail site. NO RAM ID CARD, NO MEAL! If an ID card is lost, stolen or damaged, you must pay the fee and have a new card printed in order to access your meal plan. The replacement fee for a lost, stolen or damaged ID card is $25. Refer to Card Services.

The Guest Meal plan has an expiration date. The meal plan expires at the end of the semester in which the plan is purchased. Any unused meal swipes will be forfeited. Meal swipes DO NOT carry forward to the next semester. A new meal plan must be requested each semester, if desired.

The Guest plan may be cancelled within two business days from the initial day of activation, without penalty. Starting the third business day from the initial activation, the meal plan is non-refundable and no refunds will be processed. NO EXCEPTIONS!

Contracts received and paid in full will be processed and activated within three business days of receiving the contract. Activation occurs once all fees due on the student account are paid in full.

Accepted methods of payment for meal plans at Albany State are cash, debit card, VISA, MasterCard, money order, cashier’s check, certified check, NelNet payment plan, or by charging to the student’s financial aid account, provided funds are available. Payment may be made at Ram Central on West Campus, Student Center, 1st Floor or paid online.