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Meal Plans

All Meal Plans include a credit amount that can be used at any of our retail locations with no purchasing restrictions. To purchase a Meal Plan, please visit Student Financial Services (870) 245-5570 obustudentfinancialservices@obu.edu

Resident Dining 

Resident Dining is included in the cost of Room & Board as listed in the online campus catalog.

Commuter Dining

  • Commuter Premium Plan ($670 per semester)
    Allows 90 entries into the Ouachita Commons Dining Hall for the semester. Also comes with $100.00 credit that can be used at on-campus retail dining outlets. (Unused balances are not refundable or transferable.) 
  • Commuter Basic Plan ($360 per semester)
    Allows 45 entries into the Ouachita Commons Dining Hall for the semester. Also comes with $50.00 credit that can be used at on-campus retail dining outlets with no purchase restrictions. (Unused balances are not refundable or transferable)

Subject to change. Consult Student Financial Services for full details. obustudentfinancialservices@obu.edu


See our Voluntary Meal Plan Brochure for more information

Important Info

Dietary Needs

Do you have particular dietary needs? Please let us know. Our campus dining services program can accommodate your special dietary requirements. For more information, please contact us at (870) 245-5534 or fitzgeraldj@obu.edu

Dining Policies

One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:

  • Please bus your dishes and disposables from your table when you have finished dining
  • Please refrain from taking food, dishes or utensils from the dining area.
  • Remember that meal cards are non-transferable. Meal cards cannot be used by anyone but the purchaser.
Ouachita Baptist University | Dining Services | 410 Ouachita Street | Arkadelphia, AR 71998 | tel. (870) 245-5534 | Contact Us