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Where to Eat

Dine On Campus

UMassD’s Dining Services: on-campus dining with a variety of locations and food choices. Dining memberships, menus, locations and hours of operation can be found at

Dining Locations

More about dining locations and hours of operation can be found at

Arnie's Subs

Arnie's Subs

Offers an assortment of hot & cold subs and wraps!
Location: Campus Center

Birch Grill: grab-and-go snacks, coffee, breakfast sandwiches, late night fare like burgers, wings, salads, and more

Birch Grill

Market @ Birch Grill: grab-and-go snacks, coffee, breakfast sandwiches
Birch Grill: Late night fare like burgers, wings, salads, and more
Location: Birch Hall

Crow's Nest Pub

Crow's Nest Pub

On-campus pub! 21+ only.
Location: Campus Center

Dunkin' Donuts logo


UMassD runs on Dunkin'!
Location: Campus Center

Students getting food in The Grove

The Grove

Hungry? The Grove is an all-you-care-to-eat location offering many options.

Students sitting at a table

Law School Micro Market

Grab-and-go items offered at a self-serve, 24/7 market
Location: Law School
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Students standing around

Library Café

"We proudly brew" Starbucks Coffee
Made-to-order and express sandwiches, soup, on-the-go snacks and refreshments
Location: Library 1st Floor

Smoothie Lab

Smoothie Lab

Enjoy vibrant and tasty smoothies!
Location: Campus Center

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Student Choice

Your vote decides the food! This rotating concept is located in the Campus Center and will rotate every few weeks with new retail brands and innovations. Students have the opportunity to let their voice be heard and choose the next brand in this space. To see what is currently in Student Choice, visit the Dining Services website.
Location: Campus Center

Meal Plans

Meal plans are required for all students at UMass Dartmouth. For meal plan questions or help signing up for meal plans, contact Learn more at

Meal Plan Grove Points Grove Express Points Guest Meals Corsair Cash Options Total by Semester
Unlimited Unlimited 10 per week, no rollover 5 $175 $2,966
Unlimited+ Unlimited 10 per week, no rollover 5 $350 $3,157

Commuter Students

Meal Plan Corsair Cash Options Total by Semester
Commuter $327 $327
Commuter+ $545 $545
Commuter Max $817 $817

Students that sign up for a commuter meal plan are assigned that meal plan for the academic year. If you sign up for the commuter meal plan in the fall you will get $327 of corsair cash in the fall and then another $327 of corsair cash for the spring semester.

All full-time students living on campus with less than 49 credit hours are required to choose one of the unlimited meal plan options. All first-year commuter students enrolled in 12+ credit hours and who has completed less than 24 credit hours, are required to choose one of the commuter meal plan options. You may request to be released from your dining contract by completing the process outlined within the Housing Portal. Your contract release request and uploaded supporting documentation will be reviewed individually, and is neither automatic or guaranteed.

Optional Upperclass Meal Plans

Upperclass plans are optional for all students with 49 or more credit hours. They provide students with the ability to have Grove Points along with the added convenience of Corsair Cash.

Meal Plan Grove Points Corsair Cash per Semester Total by Semester
Upperclass 80 $1,000 $2,334
Upperclass+ 80 $1,250 $2,607.50
Upperclass Max 80 $1,500 $2,880.50

Grove Door Rates

  Corsair Cash & UMDollars Cash & Credit/Debit (includes tax)
Breakfast $5.82 $10.20
Lunch $7.47 $12.02
Dinner $9.53 $16.27
Brunch $9.53 $16.27

Adding UMDollars to your account

  1. Log in to student portal
  2. Under the Quicklaunch menu, select UMass Pass.
  3. Select Make a Deposit.
  4. Follow the payment instructions there.
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