Dining Services

Sharples Dining Hall

All new students, first-years and transfers, will be placed on the SWAT Plan.

Unlimited meals with $150.00 Points and $150.00 Swat Points. The SWAT Plan is the default plan. If you do not choose another plan, students living on campus will automatically be placed on the SWAT Plan. You can use unlimited meals throughout the semester. You may only use your card for personal swipes with this plan. The Late Night Snack (up to $7.00) will be available at Essie Mae's after Sharples Dining Hall closes in the evening. You will have one swipe per day available. Points do not carry over to the next semester. Points can be used at College Dining venues, which include Sharples, Essie Mae's Snack Bar, and both Coffee Bars. Swat Points can be used at College Dining venues or at participating merchants in the Borough of Swarthmore. All meal plans come with 3 guest meals a semester.

New students will be allowed to choose the GARNET Plan which is described below. To change to this plan, please contact Lynn Grady at lgrady1@swarthmore.edu or 610-328-8182. All requests must be made by August 5, 2016, or you will incur a late fee of $25.00.

GARNET Plan - A block of 275 meals with $300.00 Points and $200.00 Swat Points. You can use 275 meals throughout the semester. The Late Night Snack (up to $7.00) will be available at Essie Mae's after Sharples Dining Hall closes in the evening - one meal swipe per snack per night, and this will deduct a meal from your total available meals . Points do not carry over to the next semester.  Points can be used at College Dining venues, which include Sharples, Essie Mae's Snack Bar, and both Coffee Bars. Swat Points can be used at College Dining venues or at participating merchants in the Borough of Swarthmore. All meal plans come with 3 guest meals a semester.

For more information, see Dining Services.