Lister Residence and Peter Lougheed Hall have a meal plan that provides residents with a variety of nutritious options and comfort foods. Residents can focus on studying and adjusting to university life instead of grocery shopping, meal planning, and washing dishes.

Not a current resident? Check out the voluntary meal plan options!


Simply tap your ONEcard at the entrance to gain access to the dining location and help yourself to a variety of choices. You can eat as much or as little as you choose and come back as often as you wish during opening hours.

Never stress about meals from the day you move in until your last exam!

2019-2020 MEAL PLAN


8-month contract: $5,112.00
Includes $300 taxable meal plan flex balance that can be spent at select locations!

*Out on the weekends? A 5-day access pass is available for $4,499.00.


The majority of your meals will be taken at the Lister Residence dining hall or at the Peter Lougheed Hall dining hall. Your meal plan also includes $300 meal plan flex funds that can be spent at select locations on campus—check out the map below! Students can also pre-order a bagged lunch from their home dining hall or visit Zoca in the Central Academic Building for hot lunch Monday–Friday.

Please consult the map below for current and holiday hours of operation.

Clicking on the location icons below will provide more information. Click the [ ] icon in the top right corner of the map title for full view, zoom and print options.


Lister Residence and Peter Lougheed Hall offer meal plans to ensure students receive well-rounded and nutritious meals. As a key piece of residence programming, the meal plan facilitates community building and engagement opportunities and allows students to take a break from their studies and connect with their peers.

Fees for the meal plan are paid at the beginning of the academic term. You will use your ONEcard for meal plan flex purchases only.

No. Given it is a room and board program, it is not possible to opt out of the meal plan if you live in Lister Residence or Peter Lougheed Hall.

Yes. If your friends or family would like to join you for a meal, they will have to purchase entry to the dining hall at the walk-in rates. Meal plans start with 4 free guest passes before payment is required. When bringing in a guest, make sure to notify the cashier.

Peter Lougheed Hall

  • Breakfast: $10.99
  • Lunch: $13.99
  • Dinner: $15.99

Lister Residence

  • Breakfast: $11.99
  • Lunch: $14.99
  • Dinner: $16.99

Meal plan flex funds will stay on your ONEcard and do not expire.

The 5-day unlimited access option is recommended for students living in Lister who aren’t in residence on the weekend.

Lister Residence contains some access to kitchen facilities for students to prepare the odd meal or snack, though they are not equipped for full-time cooking. Peter Lougheed Hall does not have access to individual kitchen facilities.

Residents have until September 30, 2019 to switch to the 7 day plan.

Menu items can be adjusted to ensure certain ingredients are not added, but it is recommended that students request a consultation with the resident dietitian to plan meal options.

Please note: All rates are subject to change, including meal plan values. All published rates reflect current values and any approved changes are posted as soon as possible. In the event of a discrepancy between the official rates and the rates published, the official rates shall prevail.


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