Graduate students at Adelphi are not eligible to live on campus and are not required to have a meal plan. Students have the option to purchase a Commuter Meal Plan for Non-Resident students.


Adelphi offers two convenient Commuter Meal Plans for Non-Resident students. Please note that a meal plan is not required for students who live off campus.

With a Commuter Meal Plan, Master’s Accelerator students have the option to add money to their Adelphi ID cards in order to take advantage of tax savings and enjoy the added convenience of a meal plan.

Commuter Meal Plan Features:

  • Money can be added to the card at any time at a minimum amount of $50.
  • Choose from the salad bar, entrees, pizza, desserts, international specialties, and vegetarian options at the all-you-care-to-eat Post Hall Dining, for just one low price.
  • Other popular options include Legends Juice Bar, Paws Café, or Panther Melts.


All meal plan pricing and packages are on a per semester basis. You can add more money to your card at any time at a minimum of $50. To purchase a Commuter Meal Plan you must visit the Meal Plan Office in the UC Café upon arrival.

The following packages are available to give you the best value for your money:

  • Add $250 to your card and get 3 free all-you-care-to-eat meals at Post Dining Hall.

  • Add $500 to your card and get $50 BONUS = $550.

Learn More About Dining

Visit Adelphi’s dining page for more details on dining plans, on-campus food options, the latest menus, and more.