Brooklyn meal plans are available to Brooklyn residents only. However, Brooklyn students also have the option to purchase any Washington Square meal plan per the following guidelines:  

First Year, Transfer, Visiting Students Living in NYU Housing and Students Living in NYU Traditional Housing

The following students are required to participate in an NYU meal plan:

  •  All first-year students living in Othmer Hall and Clarke Street,

  • All transfer and visiting students, irrespective of academic status, living in Othmer Hall and Clarke Street,

  • All students living in Othmer Hall, irrespective of academic status.

Students will be assigned a 225 Flex plan that can be adjusted to a 175 Flex plan, after they receive an official housing assignment. Students can use their meal plans at any of our 22 NYU Eats dining locations.  

Upperclass Students and Students Living Off Campus

  • Upperclass students living in Othmer Hall will be assigned a 225 Flex plan that can be adjusted to a 175 Flex plan after they receive their official housing assignment.
  • Upperclass students living in Clarke Street and students living off-campus can choose from any of the meal plans listed in the chart below or any Washington Square meal plan

Students can use these meal plans at any of our 22 NYU Eats dining locations.

Brooklyn 2024-25 Meal Plans

Meal Plan Price/Semester Dining Dollars Included Meals/Semester Average Meals/Week*
225** Flex $3,225 $300 225 14
175*** Flex $2,975 $500 175 11
120 Flex $2,238 $450 120 8
95 Flex $1,616 $200 95 6
50 Flex $1,170 $425 50 3

*Average, based on a 16 week semester.

**Default meal plan for: All first-year students, transfer, and visiting students (irrespective of academic status) living in NYU housing; and all upperclass students living in traditional NYU housing (residences with no kitchen in the suite).

***Minimum meal plan for: All first-year students, transfer, and visiting students (irrespective of academic status) living in NYU housing; and all students living in traditional NYU housing (residences with no kitchen in the suite), irrespective of academic status. 

Dining Dollars can be used at all on-campus dining locations and have a dollar-for-dollar value. Students use Dining Dollars for items like coffee, soft drinks, water, snacks, and sundries.