Meal Plan Options
Residential Meal Plans
As a residential campus, the College requires that all students living in a residence hall participate in a meal plan. College Association's Dining Services offers multiple meal plan options. All of the plans include a Roo Express declining balance account, which can be used at the Campus Store, eateries, and vending machines. Roo Express is accepted at over 25 merchants in the Canton and Potsdam area.
19 Meals Per Week plus $250 in Roo Express Credit at $2,300 per semester
The 19 meal plan is designed for those who usually enjoy three meals a day, and have a tendency to stay on campus for the weekend. This plan is the most cost-effective option. You also receive $250 in Roo Express credit and 5 guest passes.
14 Meals Per Week plus $325 in Roo Express Credit at $2,300 per semester
Our most popular plan offers 14 of any of the 19 meals served each week at Chaney. It is often chosen for those who desire just lunch and dinner. You also receive $325in Roo Express credit and 5 guest passes.
10 Meals Per Week plus $400 in Roo Express Credit at $2,300 per semester
This plan is designed for those who generally go home on weekends or live off-campus. Dine at any 10 of the 19 meals offered each week at Chaney Dining Center. You also receive $400 worth of Roo Express credit and 5 guest passes.
Grasse River Suites Meal Plan
7 Meals Per Week plus $500 in Roo Express Credit at $1,650 per semester or select from any of the above Residential Plans
Commuter Meal Plan
5 Meals Per Week at $559 per semester
A unique plan designed especially with commuters in mind. Choose from any of the 19 meals offered each week at Chaney Dining Center. Saves you money and no need to carry cash!
Roo Express Account
A Roo Express account is also designed with the commuting student, faculty or staff member in mind. You choose your opening balance, and add-on additional amounts as needed. It's your on-campus 'debit' card. It can be used at any campus food service location, the Campus Store, vending machines, or at a variety of off-campus locations.
Add money to your Roo Express Account at the One-Hop Shop in the Miller Campus Center between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday. Cash, checks, credit cards and debit cards carrying a credit card logo accepted. Simplify your credit card add-on's by calling 315-386-7624....no need to come to the office! Make checks payable to College Association, Inc. and mail to College Association, attn: Bette Orologio, One-Hop Shop, Miller Campus Center, SUNY Canton, 34 Cornell Dr., Canton, NY 13617.
The Roo Express credit received with a meal plan is not refundable. We encourage you to add additional amounts to your Roo Express account for your convenience. Additional amounts (non-meal plan related) can be transferred from semester to semester and are available for refund at the end of the academic year or upon your withdrawal from college. However, balances under $10 will not be refunded.
How to Purchase Your Meal Plan
Students can select their meal plan through the Admissions Office enrollment packet received in the mail, through UCanWeb or the College Association Office, Miller Campus Center, Suite 224. Residential students can make meal plan changes throughout the first week of the semester. Commuter students have the option to select a meal plan throughout the semester.
Questions regarding replacement cards, meal contracts, meal plans, or any changes may be directed to College Association Office, 386-7624.
College Association, Inc.
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617