FAQs

Here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions concerning dining on campus. If you don't find the answer to your question, please send us an email to Gastineau-Ashley@aramark.com and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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Meal Plans

Can I carry over my unused meals to the next semester?

Unused meals do not transfer from the fall to the spring semester. At the end of each semester, any unused meals are non-refundable and will not be transferred over to the next semester or the new academic year. Plan to use your meals by the end of each semester.

I live off campus, can I still eat at Dusty's Diner?

Yes! Everyone is welcome to eat at Dusty’s Diner. We accept Dusty Dollars, Dining Dollars, Debit/Credit Cards and Cash. Students who live off campus can purchase a voluntary Commuter Meal Plan.

Do my Dining Dollars carry over to the next semester?

Yes, unused Dining Dollars transfer from the fall to the spring semester. At the end of the spring semester, any unused Dining Dollars are non-refundable and will not be transferred over to the new academic year.

Can I treat a friend to a meal on my plan?

Of Course! You can pay for your guest using your Dusty Dollars, Declining Balance, Credit/Debit Cards, or Cash. Only you can use all-you-care-to-eat meals - one meal per period.

What do I do if my Dining Dollars run low?

Visit the Bursar’s Office at the Judith Zaffirini Success Center, Room 137 to reload your Dining Dollars.

What if I lose my OneCard?

If your card is stolen or lost, please report it immediately! Keep in mind that you use your card to access many things around campus and the funds on the card can easily be used by anyone if stolen or lost. Below are options available to report your lost card:

    1. Visit the Campus Card Services office located in USC-131. The office is open Monday & Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm,
     Wednesday & Thursday from 8:00 am - 7:00 pm and
     Friday from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm.
    2. Call 956-326-2877 during office hours or call TAMIU Police Department (if after normal business hours) at 956-326-2100.
    3. You can also report the card online at http://onecard.tamiu.edu.

There will be a $10.00 replacement fee for lost/stolen or misused ID's.

What if I have a question that’s not answered here?

E-mail us anytime at Rodriguez-carlos3@aramark.com or call us at 956-326-3054 between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We’d be happy to answer any questions you have.

Account

Where can I find more info on nutrition?

For more on Nutritional Information and Healthy for Life initiatives, visit our Eat Well section.

Why do I have to create an account in order to check out?

For you, and us, to be able to best track orders, and to be able to contact you in case of a question regarding your order we ask that you create a CampusDish account.

How do I create an account?

Click the "Login" button, and then on the login page click the "create a new account" link.

How do I find more about Nutritional Information?

Use our Comparison Box and Nutritional Calculator to get the most out of your eating decisions. Select products from the Menu section and use one of the options below to get accurate comparisons and information about your choices. 

For more on Nutritional Information and Healthy for Life initiatives, visit our Eat Well section.