Meal Plan Information

  • Residential students are allotted a meal plan with 19 meals per week
  • Commuter students are provided with a meal plan for daily lunches (5 meals per week)

The first meal for residential and commuter students is dinner on the Sunday of move-in and orientation.

Eating on Campus

Summer College – On Campus students will be dining in Shaw Hall, which provides options for a diverse student population, including a salad bar, pizza, a wrap and sandwich bar, vegan and gluten-free stations, and an entrée station. All foods are labeled to identify any of the ‘Big 9’ allergens.

Shaw Hall Summer Hours:


  • Breakfast 7:30 – 10 a.m.
  • Lunch 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30 – 7 p.m.


  • Continental Breakfast: 9 – 10 a.m.
  • Brunch: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4:30 – 7 p.m.

Shaw Hall Dining Location:

201 Euclid Ave., Syracuse, NY 13244

Dietary Restrictions

Do you have a food allergy, dietary restrictions due to medical reasons or religious observances, or stay away from certain kinds of foods? For questions regarding special dietary needs such as food allergies, vegetarian and vegan, issues, or general nutrition questions pertaining to your meal plan, contact Campus Dining at least four weeks before you arrive on campus by emailing

Several restaurants lit up at night

Off-Campus Dining

Students may choose to have lunch or dinner with friends off-campus. A popular area located within walking distance on the University Hill is Marshall Street. Marshall Street has many food options, including pizza, Mexican, Greek, Middle Eastern, Chinese, Indian, vegan, and Dunkin’. Meal plans are not accepted off-campus. View all Marshall Street options on the Crouse-Marshall website.