Top Dog—Meal Plans
What is it and where can I use it?
When you add Top Dog Express to your Tech Express ID Card or Department Dining Card, you are purchasing a set number of entries into one of the three Dining Halls - DHH, McNair, or Wadsworth with all-you-can-eat, buffet-style dining.
How much does it cost?
10 meals - $96
25 meals - $232
50 meals - $435
75 meals - $605
Faculty and Department Cards
$8 per meal for first 74 meals.
$7.82 per meal after first 74 meals.
Does it expire?
No, Top Dog Express does not ever expire. It carries over from semester to semester and year to year.
Can I get a refund?
Since the meals never expire, we do not issue refunds on this plan unless you are permanently leaving the University. For specific refund questions, please stop by the IT Service Center on the 1st floor of the JR Van Pelt and Opie Library.
How do I buy it?
To pay with a credit card, go online to the techexpress log-in page. Cardholders should click on "Cardholders' Online System" and parents or others with the cardholder's M-number should click on "Guests' Online System". To pay with cash or check, go to the IT Service Center on the 1st floor of the JR Van Pelt and Opie Library. Departments can email email@example.com with their Dining Card number (or a request for a new card), University index number to charge, and the number of meals.
Who is eligible?
Faculty or staff with an Active Tech Express ID Card, Students living in Hillside with an Active Tech Express ID card, Students, Staff, and Faculty that do not have an Active Tech Express ID card, Department Use