Plan Options

Our meal plans offer user flexibility with choices to fit every lifestyle and are categorized by Ultimate Access or Dining Pass Tiers. We offer customizable options within plans for Dining Passes, Dining Dollars, and dine-in guest passes at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland.  When selecting your meal plan, you will need to first select a tier, and then select an option within that tier.
Summer Meal Plans offer flexibility and include unlimited access to Market Central and Dining Dollars to use at locations like Cathedral Cafe and Einstein’s.
 
Each dining week begins on Sunday and ends Saturday. 
 
Sign up for a meal plan today! Visit: www.pc.pitt.edu/publications.php and fill out the Summer 2019 Meal Plan form. 
 
  •  4 Week Plan
    Unlimited Access with 40 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $560
  • 6 Week Plan  
    Unlimited Access with 60 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $840
  • 12 Week Plan
    Unlimited Access with 120 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $1,680
  • Commuter Plan A 
    35 Dining Passes with 320 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $725
  • Commuter Plan B
    15 Dining Passes with 225 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $425
 
Additional weeks are available at $140 per week and include 10 Dining Dollars and unlimited access to Market Central.

Ultimate Access Tier 

Ultimate Access meal plans allow you to dine in at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland as many times as you wish, every day, all semester. Additionally, you will enjoy 30 bonus Dining Passes to be used throughout the semester for take-out meals in the Market To-Go area, and 10 bonus guest passes to use for friends and family to dine-in at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland.

Two Ultimate Access plans also come with Dining Dollars to use throughout the semester at any of our dining facilities on campus.

  • Plan A - Ultimate Access 
    Ultimate Access 
    Price: $2,450
  • Plan B - Ultimate Access 
    Ultimate Access with 150 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $2,550
  • Plan C - Ultimate Access 
    Ultimate Access with 300 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $2,650
 

Dining Pass Tiers 

These tiers offer meal plan options with a set number of Dining Passes and Dining Dollars in varying amounts, depending upon how much, what, and where you want to eat.

Dining Passes can only be used to dine in at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland, or for take-out meals from Market To-Go. Each time you enter Market Central, The Perch at Sutherland, or Market To-Go, a Dining Pass will be deducted from your meal plan.

Want to take a friend or family member to eat? No problem—you may use Dining Passes to dine in at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland, including a maximum of two Dining Passes for two guests per meal period.

Dining Dollars are accepted at all of our dining facilities on campus.

Tier 1 Plans:

  • Plan A - Tier 1
    200 Dining Passes with 450 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,350
  • Plan B - Tier 1 
    180 Dining Passes with 625 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,350
  • Plan C - Tier 1
    150 Dining Passes with 875 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,350
  • Plan D - Tier 1
    130 Dining Passes with 950 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,350

Tier 2 Plans: 

  • Plan A - Tier 2
    180 Dining Passes with 275 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,050
  • Plan B - Tier 2
    150 Dining Passes with 450 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,050
  • Plan C - Tier 2
    130 Dining Passes with 625 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,050
  • Plan D - Tier 2
    100 Dining Passes with 825 Dining Dollars
    Price: $2,050

Tier 3 Plans:

  • Plan A - Tier 3
    130 Dining Passes with 475 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,950
  • Plan B - Tier 3
    100 Dining Passes with 675 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,950
  • Plan C - Tier 3
    75 Dining Passes with 750 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,950
  • Plan D - Tier 3
    50 Dining Passes with 875 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,950

Tier 4 Plans:

  • Plan A - Tier 4
    100 Dining Passes with 225 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,550
  • Plan B - Tier 4
    85 Dining Passes with 325 Dining Dollars
    Price: $1,550

Residents of on-campus apartment-style accommodations (including Bouquet Gardens, Centre Plaza Apartments, Forbes Craig Apartments,  and Ruskin Hall) off-campus independent apartments, or commuter students can select a meal plan from the Ultimate Access or Dining Pass Tiers.

If you need something more flexible, something that will save you time, or something that will provide you with fresh and healthy options daily, you can sign up for an Apartment Residents and Commuter Plan. These plans are designed with your busy lifestyle in mind and include Dining Dollars plus Bonus Passes to be used at Market Central or The Perch!

  • Commuter Plan A 
    1000 Dining Dollars with 15 Bonus Passes
    Price: $1000
  • Commuter Plan B 
    750 Dining Dollars with 10 Bonus Passes
    Price: $750
  • Commuter Plan C
    500 Dining Dollars with 5 Bonus Passes
    Price: $500
  • Commuter Plan D
    400 Dining Dollars 
    Price: $400

Dining Dollars can be added to your Panther Card in $15 increments at any point during the semester. Simply visit Panther Central's Publications Page, and download the "Additional Dining Dollars Form." This form must be filled out and delivered or e-mailed to Panther Central for Dining Dollars to be added to your account.

Our Lunch Money program is offered exclusively for University faculty and staff, providing convenience, value, flexibility, and great food choices right here on campus! Whether you want to relax and enjoy a meal on your lunch break or grab coffee and a snack on the go, forget the frantic time crunch - we have what you need.

Lunch Money works just like a debit card! No need to carry your wallet or pack your lunch. All you need is your University ID.

Register on the Lunch Money website anytime throughout the year. Upon registration, you will receive an email with the exact date your Lunch Money funds will be available. We offer automatic payroll deduction for hassle-free payment. 

Lunch Money can be used at twenty-four convenient locations across campus, including all University Club dining locations. From great brands like Starbucks and Einstein Bros. Bagels to pizza, burgers, and salads to international flavors and cuisines, the variety is endless. 

Enjoy reduced price lunches for just $6.95 at Market Central and The Perch at Sutherland!

Designed to provide you with great savings, every plan gives you bonus Lunch Money!

 

Faculty / Staff Plans:

  • Plan 1
    Deduct $15 per month = $16 available to spend
    Price: $15.00
  • Plan 2
    Deduct $25 per month = $27 available to spend
    Price: $25.00
  • Plan 3
    Deduct $50 per month = $56 available to spend
    Price: $50.00
  • Plan 4
    Deduct $75 per month = $85 available to spend
    Price: $75.00
  • Plan 5
    Deduct $100 per month = $115 available to spend
    Price: $100.00