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Dining Pass Plans Texas Christian University Dining Services by Sodexo
Market Square is the all-you-care-to-eat facility on campus. With seven stations that offer varying menus changing from breakfast, to lunch, to dinner it is your kitchen away from home! Vegan and vegetarian options available at every meal! Sports Grill complete with TVs & pool table-located in the BLUU Sushi Mamas- located in the Smith Building Convenience store offering Starbucks coffee-located in the BLUU Snack bar in the library Snack bar in the recreation center Door Rates Breakfast $6.50 Lunch $8.50 Dinner$8.50 Visit to view the variety offered at Market Square.www.tcudiningservices.com
What specialty service comes with every Frog Pass Plan?????
Campus Cash Pocket Change that can only be spent on the campus. Frog Bucks Pocket Change that can be used on and off campus. SWIPES Dining pass plans are designed so that students eat the majority of their meals on campus in Market Square, the main dining facility. Think of them as the backpack of your dining plan. TCU Dining Frog Pass Plans are made up of three separate elements, each designed to meet specific dining needs. All meal plans are available for purchase by commuter students.
$ 200 Campus Cash Pocket Change used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities. $0 Frog Bucks There are no Frog Bucks with this plan. Unlimited daily swipes into Market Square All you care to eat-every time! Frog Pass Silver $2140 This is the default plan assigned when no choice is indicated.
$ 250 Campus Cash Pocket Change used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities. $100 Frog Bucks Pocket change used to make purchases on or off campus. Unlimited daily swipes into Market Square All you care to eat-every time! Frog Pass Gold $2265 This plan has a nice balance of Frog Bucks and Campus Cash.
$ 350 Campus Cash Pocket Change used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities. $200 Frog Bucks Pocket change used to make purchases on or off campus. Unlimited daily swipes into Market Square All you care to eat-every time! Frog Pass Platinum $2425 This plan offers more Campus Cash and Frog Bucks than the Gold plan and includes a small discount on the Campus Cash.
$ 150 Campus Cash Pocket Change used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities. $50 Frog Bucks Pocket change used to make purchases on or off campus. Twelve swipes into Market Square per week. Frog Pass Flex 12 $1700 This plan is only available to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.
$ 200 Campus Cash Pocket Change used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities $150 Frog Bucks Pocket change to make purchases outside of Market Square, on or off campus. 50 Swipes into Market Square per semester All you care to eat- every time! Frog Pass Limited 50 $785 This plan only available to commuter students or students living in TCU residential apartments.
Late Night Swipes We know that students are up late and need a comfortable place to study and get a snack. So, Market Square will reopen from 10pm to midnight, Sunday through Thursday. LATE NIGHT SWIPES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE WITH SILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLANS! THOSE WITHOUT A SILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLAN CAN PAY THE DOOR PRICE AT ENJOY MARKET SQUARES LATE NIGHT OFFERING. To-Go Another perk that comes with an unlimited plan (Silver, Gold or Platinum) is the ability to take 20 meals per semester out of Market Square. As you enter Market Square simply let the cashier know youd like your meal to go!
Convenience Swipes As an added benefit, students may use a convenience swipe to purchase abreakfast and or lunch alternative that consists of a made-fresh and pre- packages sandwich or salad, a drink, and a choice of dessert or fruit. The Convenience Swipe option is only available at Sushi Mamas which is located in the Smith building, on the far northeast corner of campus near the business, library, engineering and nursing schools. After using a convenience swipe for breakfast you will have to wait 1 hour before you can swipe into Market Square. Students will have to wait at least 3 hours before they can swipe into Market Square after using a convenience swipe for lunch. CONVENIENCE SWIPES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE WITH SILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLANS!
Answers to FAQs Commuter students can purchase any of the dining pass plans. Residential students are required to purchase a dining pass plan each semester. Frog Pass Plans with an unlimited number of swipes as well as the Flex 12 plan can only be used by the student who owns the plan. Frog Pass Campus Cash or Frog Pass Frog Bucks can be used to pay for a visitors meal. Frog Pass Plans with a limited number of swipes can be used by the owner of the swipes however they wish, meaning that they can choose to use a swipe to pay for a visitors meal. Unused Frog Bucks and/or Campus Cash will roll from the fall semester to the spring semester but they do NOT roll from spring to summer. Dining Pass Plans and any funds associated with them (Frog Pass Frog Bucks and/or Frog Pass Campus Cash) are non-refundable. (Use it or lose it.) Additional Campus Cash can be added to an account by having the student visit the ID Center. The funds will be added to their ID card and billed on the next billing cycle. Additional Frog Bucks can be purchased: online using a MasterCard, Discover or American Express (TCU does not accept Visa) by bringing a check made payable to TCU into the ID Center. by withdrawing funds from you student account A complete list of participating off-campus restaurants can be found at
Decreasing Value/Balance Plans Think of these plans as pre-paid debit cards. These plans have actual money put on them and as the money is used, the balance decreases…. 13- Campus Cash 18- Frog Pass Campus Pass Cash 20- Frog Bucks 25- Frog Pass Bucks $ $0 With the exception of Campus Cash, these plans do not appear on your monthly bill!
What money gets used first? When your ID card is swiped on campus, this is the path the system follows to find enough money to pay for your purchase. Frog Pass Campus Cash (non-refundable ) Frog Pass Frog Bucks (non-refundable) Campus Cash (added outside of a meal plan and refundable) Frog Bucks (added outside of a meal plan and refundable) When your ID card is swiped off campus at a participating restaurant, the system follows this path: Frog Pass Frog Bucks (non-refundable) Frog Bucks (added outside of a meal plan and refundable)
Increasing Value/Balance Plans Think of these plans like CREDIT cards. You have a maximum credit limit. You use the card to charge purchases. Then a bill is generated and sent for payment. 30- Bookstore 40- Laundry (Brite Students Only) 45- Copier 50-Vending 70 - Athletic Vending September 11, 2013 Campus Cash $ Bookstore $ Laundry $14.00 Copier: $ 2.08 Vending: $ 16.00
*ANYTHING charged at the bookstore will be billed to your bookstore account …even your Starbucks coffee! Any type of Campus Cash or Frog Bucks can be used at any retail location on campus. (Can you name them?) *Copying- using the copy machine (200 free, then per page charge) *Printing- an image off the internet or the computer. Printing accounts are managed by the library. If you need assistance please contact the library help desk. *Vending-the vending machines in the dorms; Items purchased in the rec center store including intermural sport participation fees. *Athletic Concessions-charges for food at sporting events. Billing Cycle is from the 11 th on one month to the10 th of the next month. Example: charges from April 11th to May 10t h will be reflected on the May 12 th bill. A Few Things To Remember…….
HOW CAN I SEE THE BALANCES ON ALL MY ACCOUNTS? Frog Bucks At Your Fingertips!
You can now add Frog Bucks from the convenience of your own computer! STUDENTS: Simply log onto my.tcu.edumy.tcu.edu Click Frog Bucks The I Agree box Press Continue From here you can: DEPOSIT TO ACCOUNT - Purchase Frog Bucks Yourself Using an American Express, MasterCard or Discover INVITE TO DEPOSIT - this link to family and friends inviting them to add Frog Bucks to your account. REPORT A CARD LOST - Click here to report your ID card lost. Also click here to report that you found it! CURRRENT BALANCE - Need to know how many swipes you have left? Frog Pass Bucks, Frog Bucks or Campus Cash? This is the place to look! TRANSACTION HISTORY - See what you spent at the bookstore and when! Transaction histories available for Frog Pass Bucks, Frog Bucks, Campus Cash, Bookstore, Vending and Copying accounts.
Who Can See This Info? This information is only available to the account holder….that means YOU! TCUs contract is with the student, not the parent. STUDENTS are our actual clients Your parents (or anyone youve granted access to your accounts) do NOT have the ability to view any of this information contained at this link if they sign on using a parent username and password. Students are encouraged to sign on and click on Invite to Deposit and the link to their parents. This will allow parents to make deposits using a MasterCard, American Express or Discover.
Just some FYI… An update list of restaurants accepting Frog Bucks can be found at These institutions are not allowed to accept Frog Bucks for payment for alcoholic beverages. MAC users may need to adjust the Privacy options in order to log onto the Frog Bucks link at my.tcu.edu. Instructions on how to adjust the settings can be found at