What is a Flex meal? 

Flex meals offer students the ability to use a meal swipe at one of our eight on-campus retail locations or at market places once you have used all of your market place swipes. If you purchased the Black or Gold meal plan, you automatically have 75 Flex meals included.

What's included in a Flex meal? 

1 Entree + 2 Sides + 1 Drink
or one Burge or Hillcrest Market Place meal

Flex meals vary per location, but a sample Flex meal typically includes a sandwich, chips, fresh fruit and a beverage. 

*Limit 5 Flex meals per day.

Where can I use a Flex meal?

Clinton Street Market

Burge Residence Hall

Monday-Friday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Food For Thought Cafe

UI Main Library – 1st Floor, South Entrance

Monday-Thursday: 7:00 am-11:00 pm

Friday: 7:00 am-4:00 pm

Sunday: 4:00 pm-11:00 pm

Grand Avenue Market

Hillcrest Residence Hall

Monday-Friday: 9:00 am-11:00 pm

Mayflower Market

Mayflower Residence Hall

Monday-Friday: 9:00 am-11:00 pm

Saturday-Sunday: 11:00 am-11:00 pm

Pat's Diner

Pappajohn Business Building – 1st Floor West

Monday-Thursday: 7:00 am-8:00 pm

Friday: 7:00 am-5:00 pm

River Room Cafe

Iowa Memorial Union - 1st Floor

Monday-Friday: 7:00 am-3:00 pm

Street Hawk Food Truck

T. Anne Cleary Walkway

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Main Library Plaza 

Tuesday & Thursday: 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Union Station

Iowa Memorial Union – Ground Floor

Monday-Friday: 7:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday: 10:30 am-4:00 pm

Sunday: 10:30 am-7:00 pm