Student Life at BW

Meal Plans for Students Entering BW in Fall 2019

Baldwin Wallace meal plans provide students with dining flexibility to meet each student preference and an unlimited access dining experience popular at many colleges. Each plan includes BW's Flex Dollars that may be used at à la carte campus cafés, off-campus dining partners, campus stores, printing kiosks and more.

Current BW resident students: Meal Plan information for current BW resident students (sophomores through seniors) can be found by logging into the MyBW portal.

First-Year Students

Prime Plan

Required for all first-year resident students

$2,966

Best value and most food! For students who eat regular meals. 21 meals each week of the semester. This plan also provides $200 Flex Dollars.

Transfer Students Entering BW in Fall 2019

Transfer students may choose the Prime Plan above or the Choice or Basic plans listed below.

Choice Plan

$2,624

Greater flexibility for students who may eat two meals a day. 14 meals each week of the semester. This plan includes $200 Flex Dollars.

Basic Plan

$2,315

Flexible meals and ability for students to manage their spending. 10 meals each week of the semester. This plan also provides $200 Flex Dollars.

Commuter Students Entering BW in Fall 2019

Commuter Plan

$190

For commuter students only (first-year or transfer commuters), this plan provides meals for students who may eat on campus a couple of times per week. 25 meals per semester. Flex Dollars can be loaded as needed. Commuters may or may not choose to carry a meal plan.

Meal Plan Comparisons

 

PRIME

CHOICE

BASIC

COMMUTER

Meals

21 meals
per week
14 meals
per week
10 meals
per week
25 meals
per semester

Flex Dollars

Supplies, campus cafés, off-campus dining, etc.

$200$200$200$0

Available to all Residential Students


First-year students required to select the Prime Plan

Available to commuter students only

Price per Semester

$2,966$2,624$2,315$190

Plans and rates listed for the 2019-20 academic year.

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. (full breakfast selections available through 9:30 a.m., continental breakfast sections from 9:30-10:30 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 General Store

Located in the Student Union, Buzzy's General Store offers convenience foods, snacks, beverages, basic groceries and assorted sundries.

Location: Strosacker Hall, the Student Union
Hours: Every day 4-9 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 made to order sandwiches, fruit smoothies, wraps, salads, gourmet desserts, ice cream, or hot or cold beverages while using nearby study and recreation space.

Location: Strosacker Hall (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. (full breakfast selections available through 9:30 a.m., continental breakfast sections from 9:30-10:30 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

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

Located on Front Street in the University Market building adjacent to The Buzz on Front campus store is a full-service campus Starbucks.

Location: 106 Front St.
Hours: Monday-Sunday 6 a.m. - 9 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.