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Non-Resident Student Policies & Procedures

Non-Resident Meal Options

  • Non-Resident students are welcome to bring their own food into the dining hall.
  • Meals may be purchased with cash, checks or credit cards at the dining hall register.
    All non-resident students will set up with a prepaid dining hall account. If they wish to use this account they may make deposits at the front desk. Prepaid accounts have a maximum debt limit of $10.

Ways to Pay

Prepaid Dining Hall Account:

  1. Loading Your Account - If you plan to eat frequently in the dining hall, it is recommended that you use a prepaid dining hall account. Bring money you wish to deposit on your account ($20.00 minimum recommended) to the front desk and it will be loaded to your account.
  2. Using Your Account - Swipe your Emmaus ID at the register in the dining hall. Communicate with the cashier (host) items you wish to purchase and indicate that you will be paying using your prepaid account. Prepaid accounts have a maximum debt limit of $10.00. If you reach your debt limit, you may pay for meals using the other forms of payment listed below.

Paying at the Register:

If you choose to not to use your prepaid dining hall account, meals may be purchased at the register in the dining hall using cash, checks, and credit cards.

Meal Prices

Lunch/Dinner - $7.50
Breakfast - $5.50
Salad Bar (includes drink bar) - $5.50
Children (ages 4-12) - $5.00
Children (ages 3 and under) - Free
Drink Bar - $1.00

General Information

  • Food, beverage, or utensils are not to be taken out of the dining hall except in the case of sack lunches or foam take-out containers.
  • Personal beverage containers are not to be filled in the dining hall at any time except with ice water.
  • To best serve you, only kitchen employees who are currently working are allowed back in the kitchen during meal times. If you need any assistance, please see the dining hall steward or any kitchen employee.
  • Customers are responsible to bus their own tables using the bussing area.
  • We appreciate customer feedback. Comment cards are available near the entrance to the dining hall. Please turn completed comment cards to the dining hall host