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Dining Plans

2018-2019 Meal Plan Options


Students who have earned 59 credits and below and reside in a required meal plan residence hall can only select from the the required meal plans*


Student who have 60 credits and about and reside in a required meal plan residence hall can only select from one of the meal plan options


*Traditional19 Meal Plan - $2412.00

19 meals per week plus $250 Dining Dollars


*Traditional14 Meal Plan - $2369.50

14 meals per week plus $300 Dining Dollars


*170Block Meal Plan - $2324.50

170 meals per semester plus $375 Dining Dollars


*140Block Meal Plan - $2303.50

140 meals per semester plus $400 Dining Dollars


75 Block Meal Plan - $1166.50

75 meals per semester plus $225 Dining Dollars


Dining Dollars Only Meal Plan - $950 Dining Dollars

 $950 Dining Dollars per semester




To purchase a meal plan, or to make changes to the plan you have already, simply contact the Meal Plan Coordinator at Bison One Card. The office is located in the iLab, at 2301 Bryant St, NW 1st floor during the first week of each semester. 


For further information view:


auxiliary.howard.edu/bison-one-card.html

Important Info

Bison One Cards
Lost or stolen Bison One Cards can be replaced.  Should this happen to you, contact the Meal Plan Coordinator at (202) 806-2109 for more details.

Policies and Procedures
One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:

  • Please bus your dishes and disposables from your table when you have finished dining.
  • Please refrain from taking food, dishes or utensils from the dining area.
  • Remember that Bison One Cards are non-transferable. These cards cannot be used by anyone but the purchaser.

Also students can purchase a replacement id by using their Bison Bucks in The Bison One Card Office located in the iLab Bdlg. 1st Fl. at 2301 Bryant St. Students paying by cash must go the cashier's office in the Administration Bldg. and then bring the receipt to the Bison Card Office for the replacement id.

Contact Us
Phone: (202) 806-2109

Howard University | Dining Services | Blackburn University Center | 2397 6th Street, NW | Washington DC 20059 | tel. (202) 806-7400 | Contact Us