meal plans

March 30, 2013 - 1:38pm
Crunching the numbers of the different Syracuse University meal plans reveals high prices, less food

A carton of eggs from a Tops supermarket range from 99 cents to $3. A bagel only costs up to $1. And a pound of bacon goes for $3.50.

Compared to those prices, Syracuse University overcharges for its meals—no matter how you slice it. Breakfast -– the cheapest meal of the day –- costs $8.50.

Despite cheap meals offered at stores and restaurants around campus, SU Food Services charges students significantly more money to eat at an on-campus dining hall.

November 5, 2012 - 2:34pm
The Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center offers students the chance to use their SUpercard to pay for a sit-down meal.

The Goldstein Alumni and Faculty Center is the only full-service restaurant on the Syracuse University campus. But students might not know their SUpercard money can pay for the meal.