Student Life at BW

The New Jacket Express — Coming Fall 2018

For fall 2018, Baldwin Wallace will provide students with new meal plan options that provide flexibility based on individual student preference and an unlimited access dining experience popular at many colleges. Each plan continues to include BW's all-inclusive flex budget that can be used for books, events and more.

Student Meal Plans

BW's student meal plans allow you to choose a semester plan based on the number of Meals you expect to eat per week along with a corresponding Flex Dollars. Your all-inclusive Flex Dollars may be used at a la carte campus cafés, off-campus dining partners, and for books, supplies, printing, event tickets and more.

Plans and pricing updated January 25, 2018.

Prime Plan

$2,882

Best value and most food! For students who eat regular meals. 21 meals each week of the semester. This plan also provides $750 Flex Dollars for books, supplies and off-campus purchases. First-year students required to select the Prime Plan.

Choice Plan

$2,550

Greater flexibility for students who may eat two meals a day and want more Flex Dollars. 14 meals each week of the semester. This plan includes $750 Flex Dollars for books, supplies and off-campus purchases.

Basic Plan

$2,250

Flexible meals and ability for students to manage their spending. 10 meals each week of the semester. This plan also provides $750 Flex Dollars for books, supplies and off-campus purchases.

Commuter Plan

$185

For commuter students only, this plan provides meals for students who may eat on campus a couple times per week. Flex Dollars can be loaded as needed.

 

PRIME

CHOICE

BASIC

COMMUTER

Meals

21 Meals
per week
14 Meals
per week
10 Meals
per week
25 Meals
per semester

Flex Dollars

for books, campus cafés, off-campus dining, etc.

$750$750$750$0

Available to all Residential Students


First-year students required to select the Prime Plan

Available to commuter students only*

Price per Semester

$2,882$2,550$2,250$185

Plans and rates listed for the 2018-19 academic year.

* See resident Junior and Senior Option in How Flex Dollars Work section.

Dining Locations

Union Dining Hall

The Union Dining Hall is located on South Campus in the Student Union and is open seven days a week when classes are in session. This dining hall features East Grand Grill, Fusion, the Comfort Zone and Mosaic.

Location: Strosacker Hall, the Student Union
Breakfast hours: Monday-Friday 7-10:30 a.m.; Saturday-Sunday 8-10:30 a.m.
Lunch hours: Monday-Sunday 11 a.m. -3:30 p.m. (full lunch selection available through 2:30 p.m., light lunch sections — grill, deli and salad bar — available 2:30-3:30 p.m.)
Dinner hours: Monday-Sunday 4-8 p.m.
Late-night hours: Monday-Sunday 10 p.m. - Midnight
Phone: (440) 826-2412

Buzzy's Deli and General Store

Located in the Student Union, Buzzy's offers made-to-order sandwiches as well as convenience foods, snacks, beverages and assorted sundries. For convenience, students can call ahead to place their orders.

Location: Strosacker Hall, the Student Union
Hours: Monday-Friday 10:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday-Friday 11:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.
Phone: (440) 826-2469

Colony Dining Room

Located in the Student Union on the main floor, the Colony Dining Room is a buffet-style restaurant with gracious dining and service offering a delicious luncheon for students, faculty, staff and the local community. The weekday luncheon menu offers diners a choice of soup and an extensive salad bar. Also offered is a complete luncheon buffet including soup, salad bar, hot entrées, potato, vegetables and rolls. To complete the meal, a delicious dessert bar featuring our popular English Trifle and a variety of desserts from our in-house bakery, is available. The Sunday lunch buffet features a chef carved meat in addition to the complete buffet. Reservations are requested and can be made by calling (440) 826-2411. Proper attire is requested. We are also handicapped accessible.

Location: Strosacker Union
Hours: Monday - Friday 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; Saturday - CLOSED (except for private parties); Sunday noon - 2:30 p.m. 
Phone: (440) 826-2411

CyberCafé

The CyberCafé is located on the lower level of the Student Union. Students can enjoy a fruit smoothie, ice cream, refreshing milkshake, gourmet dessert or a hot or cold beverage while participating in a game of billiards or surfing the web on one of the many computers available.

Location: Strosacker Hall, the Student Union
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Summer Hours: Closed except for special events
Phone: (440) 826-2258

Lang Dining Hall

Lang Dining Hall is located in the heart of North Quad in the lower level of Lang Hall. It is a quiet and homey respite from the bustle of campus. Breakfast, sandwiches, hot entrées, soup, salads, beverages, desserts and snacks are available.

Location: Lang Hall
Breakfast hours: Monday-Friday 7-10:30 a.m.
Lunch hours: Monday-Friday 11 a.m. -3:30 p.m. (full lunch selection available through 2:30 p.m., light lunch sections — grill, deli and salad bar — available 2:30-3:30 p.m.)
Dinner hours: Monday-Thursday 4-8 p.m.; Friday 4-6 p.m.
Late-night hours: Monday-Thursday 10 p.m. - Midnight
Weekends and holidays: CLOSED 
Summer hours: Closed except for special events

Phone: (440) 826-2415

LB's Café

LB's Café, located in the Center for Innovation & Growth (CIG), is an excellent option for students on North Campus. Dining Service's second cyber cafe` features six computer stations, available for surfing the net or checking emails while enjoying an Espresso and a sweet treat. There is also a beautiful Atrium where you can sit and have a light lunch of soup and salad with your friends.

Location: Center for Innovation & Growth
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Summer Hours: Closed except for special events
Phone: (440) 826-3806

Smoothie Bar

The Smoothie Bar is located in the Lou Higgins Recreation Center on the first floor (in the Harding Lobby). After having an exhilarating workout, treat yourself to a refreshing smoothie, made with fresh fruit and other natural ingredients.

Location: Lou Higgins Recreation Center
Hours: Monday - Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.; Friday 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Summer Hours: Closed except for special events
Phone: (440) 826-6813

Starbucks

Location: Front Street
Hours: Monday-Sunday 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Convenience Services

Along with terrific dining facilities, Baldwin Wallace provides students with a number of convenient campus-wide services such as:

  • Vending machines
  • Pizza delivery
  • Takeout menus

Catering

Catering is available through Dining Services for events and meetings hosted by departments and student groups as well as events hosted by local businesses and individuals.