• Anteater Meal Plans are valid September 28, 2020 to June 11, 2021.

  • The 7 Day Meal Plan is available July 6th 2020 and can only be purchased until October 9th, 2020. The 7 Day meals will expire at the end of Fall quarter 2020 and FlexDine will expire at the end of the academic year.

  • The 7 Day All Access Meal Plan is available on a quarter-basis and can only be purchased up until week 2 of each quarter. Any All Access meal plan purchases after week 2 of each quarter will not be activated until week 1 of following quarter. If you wish to continue the All Access each quarter, payment must be submitted prior to week 2. The All Access meals will expire at the end of each quarter and FlexDine will expire at the end of the academic year. Payment is due at time of sign up in person, by phone, mail or online. Meal plan must be paid in full prior to activation, with the exception of the EZ Payment Plans. For online orders, please allow one business day for processing. Orders placed on a Friday, holiday or weekend will not be processed until the next business day. Please note charges will appear on your statement from ARAMARK, not UCI Dining.

  • UCI Dining offers an EZ Payment Plan as a secondary option to paying in full. The EZ Payment Plan is only available for the following Anteater Meal Plans:7 Day Meal Plan, 7 Day All Access, 135 Meals + $250 FlexDine, and 85 Meals + $300 FlexDine. Please review terms and conditions on the EZ Payment Contract before signing up for payment option online. Please note this document is not the EZ Payment contract and will not be accepted as a contract when you sign up for the payment plan. The EZ Payment Plan is only available online at www.ucidining.com.

  • Once a meal plan is purchased there are no changes, refunds or cancellations. Non-payment does not constitute meal plan cancellation. Meal Plans are non-transferrable to others. If you wish to treat a friend or family member with your meal plan, you must be present. Anteater All Access participants may only use FlexDine to treat friends or family members with meal plan. Your UCI ID Card, which serves as your meal card, is required for all transactions you will not be allowed access with out ID.

  • Unused meals and FlexDine expire on June 11, 2021 and do not transfer to the new academic year.
  • Unused Zot Bucks transfer from quarter to quarter and can be transferred to the new academic year. If your Zot Bucks account remains inactive for 24 consecutive months, the balance will be deleted. Unused Zot Bucks are not refundable.

  • FlexDine and Zot Bucks are not accepted at Café Espresso and University Club. They are loaded onto your UCI ID Card; each time a purchase is made the cost is subtracted from your account. Locations and hours of operation are subject to change. For the most current listing of locations and hours of operation, please visit www.ucidining.com.

  • Guest Meals are intended for use of the meal plan participant and cannot be used by or transferred to another person. If your UCI ID Card is lost or stolen, we will issue a temporary card with a $10.00 cash deposit. This temporary card will be valid for 3 days. At the end of the 3 days, you must return the temporary card. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of your $10.00 deposit and your account will be suspended until card is returned. If you return the card within 3 days, your deposit will be returned to you. A temporary card will be provided to you with no fee the first time your card is lost. A$15.00 fee plus the $10.00 deposit will be charged for the second temporary card and each additional temporary card issued. Refunds or credits will only be issued from the date that UCI Hospitality & Dining is notified that a card has been lost or stolen.

  • Meal Plan participants have the option to purchase a reusable to-go container to take their meals to-go from The Anteatery or Brandywine for a one-time fee of$6.00 and a reusable to-go cup for a one-time fee of $4.00.  Please tell your cashier at time of entry if you intend to take your meal to-go.

  • If you choose to take your meal to go, you will not be allowed to dine inside the facility. Double portions will not be allowed.

  • The to-go box must be able to fully close as designed. Beverage containers are for drinks only and soup containers are for soups or desserts only.

  • Your to-go meal also includes a 20oz. beverage in your Cupanion cup and one piece of hand fruit.

    * Please note: All meal plan holders are limited to (1) to-go meal per meal period. UCI Dining is not responsible for spoilage or foodborne illness resulting from improper storage or handling of food by customers.

  • UCI Dining reserves the right to refuse students containers for to-go meals if the policies are abused. Abusing the carry-out or to-go policy will forfeit involvement in the program. I acknowledge that I have read the terms and conditions of the UCI Dining 2020-2021 Anteater Meal Plans and understand that this is a legal and binding document.

Easy Payment Terms and Conditions

  • Anteater Meal Plans are valid September 28, 2020 to June 11, 2021. 

  • The 7 Day Meal Plan is available for EZ payment starting August 1st 2020 until October 9th, 2020.

  • The 7 Day All Access plan is available on a quarter-basis and can only be purchased up until week 2 of each quarter. Any All Access meal plan purchases after week 2 of each quarter will not be activated until week 1 of following quarter. If you would like to renew the All Access plan each quarter, the meal plan will need to be purchased by end of Week 2 each quarter. The All Access meals will expire at the end of each quarter and FlexDine will expire at the end of the academic year.
  • If you would like to participate in the EZ Payment Plan, please purchase meal plan online at www.ucidining.com. EZ Payment Plan is not available for the 7 Day Meal Plan purchased after October 9th, 2020. The 7 Day All Access, 135 and 85 meal plans purchased on or after April 1, 2021.
  • Online contract must be filled out in association with EZ Payment Plan. If online contract is not filled out, you will be contacted and meal plan will be put on hold until contract is completed.

  • Deposit is due at time of meal plan sign up. Payments will be automatically charged on the first of the month, following initial deposit for two consecutive months (i.e., a deposit made on February 24th, will lead to the first payment charged on March 1st and the second payment charged on April 1st).

  • If the first of the month falls on a weekend or holiday, the preferred credit card will be charged that Friday or the day before the weekend or holiday and the associated meal amount will be added to the recipient’s UCI ID card that day.

  • Meal and FlexDine amounts associated with each meal plan will be distributed in a set amount with each payment. Please see scheduler below for amounts to be added to meal plan. 

  • Meals associated with each payment are available for use within one business day after payment. Account will remain “in progress” until all three payments have been fulfilled.

  • Anteater meal plans cannot be changed or refunded after purchase. For upgrades, please contact the UCI Dining office.

  • If a credit card has been declined or denied by the credit card company, the meal plan will be suspended IMMEDIATELY until payment is received and a Payment Change Form is completed. Expired meals over any suspension period will not be refunded or returned and card holder will be responsible for payment on any used portion of the meal plan. Card holder agrees to pay in total in accordance with agreement governing use of such credit card.