Breakfast with Lancaster University

If budgeting or cooking isn't your thing, and you don't want to pay the earth for good food, why not try our Pre-paid Student Dining Scheme?

You can join the Pre-paid Student Dining Scheme for just £62.65 for a 7-day week, making savings of over 50%* and have easy access to your breakfast and evening meal, allowing you to enjoy tasty and nutritious food at our Eat 5 Eat 7 Café**.

An added bonus is that you'll be able to enjoy monthly themed food nights, experiencing cuisine from all over the world and the scheme is available to you no matter where you live on campus. There will be at least one vegetarian option daily and vegan meals can be arranged. If you have any dietary requirements, please speak to the Catering Manager before you sign up to get the most out of your meals.

Take a look at the Frequently Asked Questions and Terms and Conditions to learn more about the scheme. If you have a query, we look forward to hearing from you at


You have the option to either pay one full-year payment, or termly. The choice is yours! Prices are indicated below:

7 days 5 days
Week £62.65 £49.75
Term £626.50 £497.50
Year £1,879.50 £1,492.50

* The weekly total for a 7 day card would amount to £140.60 if you purchased a full cooked breakfast, cereals and a drink plus a 3-course evening meal and a drink each day.
** Our Eat 5 Eat 7 Café is located on the south of campus in Barker House Farm.