What parents and students are saying

Elevate brings freedom of choice to students and peace of mind to parents. Check out our customer reviews to see why Elevate is the most loved meal plan.

Join thousands of students who choose Elevate

"I really love Elevate because it’s so convenient! I’m able to grab my favorite meals from some of the best places on campus in between classes, clubs, or whenever I just want to eat. I also like that you can pre-order food so that it’s ready for you when you arrive at the restaurant!"

Akshada C, Rutgers University

"I have enjoyed using Elevate. As a student that is vegan, dining hall options are very limited. Having restaurants that I can conveniently order from my phone and pick up after class has been nice."

Angelica Cuddy, Rutgers University

"The food is tasty. The advance ordering option is efficient and convenient. The rewards at the different locations are super fun!"

Claire Watson, University of Virginia

"Elevate has been a great meal plan for me because it provides a wide variety of restaurants that are all relatively close to FSU’s campus. I also love the fact that you can order your meal in advance so that it is ready for pickup when you get to the restaurant."

Eddie Burnham, Florida State University

"Elevate has all of my favorite restaurants on campus and is a great option for eating on the go! The interface is super easy to use and I love how my meals roll over at the end of each semester. 10/10 best meal plan on campus!"

Maddie Springer, University of Michigan

"Elevate allows for a wide variety of local cuisines which is substantially better quality and even a couple dollars cheaper per meal swipe than my school-affiliated meal plan. Elevate has awesome features like quick online ordering which is very convenient when having a messy college schedule."

James Gabel, University of Pittsburgh

"The elevate meal plan has been a great option for me because it offers a large variety of food that wouldn’t be available with dining halls. Ordering food in advance and being able to pick it up on the go has been very convenient for my busy schedule. The fact that my swipes don’t expire until I graduate is just another reason why I prefer Elevate to a typical meal plan!"

Eleanor Baxter, University of Pittsburgh

"Elevate is great because I'm able to buy my swipes at the beginning of each month, and then don't have to worry about budgeting for food! Then I know I'll be able to eat at my favorite restaurants and not stress out later.

Ana Goddard, University of Virginia

We asked students what they liked most about Elevate

We got thousands of responses. Here's just a few.

"Time. No prep time on cooking, no need to go shopping for food, no need to wait. Food ready for pick up."
"I get to eat food from local restaurants at my own convenience! I'm not restricted to the bland food on campus"
"High-quality food at similar price per meal as dining hall"
"It makes budgeting easier"
"I am able to choose from a large variety of foods and that’s really helpful as someone with dietary restrictions"
"Ease of ordering and pickup. I don’t have time to sit and wait on the food. I also can’t afford a meal plan at the school that I will not use completely."
"It is very convenient, most the restaurants are walking distance from campus"
"Convenience and access to healthier and tastier food"
"Not having to ask my parents for money or cook"
"I like to order my food in advance and pick it up on my way to class. It saves time for me."
"Easy and quick meals that are already paid for!"
"Quick and easy backup for if I do not want to cook that night"
"Good food that is much closer to where I live than dining halls"
"Quick and easy meals close to my apartment"
"Meals quickly without having to pay with credit card/cash"
"Being able to easily get food without the constant draining of your bank account"
"Food whenever I'm hungry"
"Better food than dining halls"
"Food that’s not at my sorority house"
"Convenience and quick food"
"Convenient way to get food and have parents prepay for meals"
"Quick and easy meals from great local restaurants"
"A lot of meal variety"

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