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1Texas Christian University Dining Services by Sodexo Dining Pass PlansTexas Christian UniversityDining Services by Sodexo
2Door Rates Breakfast $6.50 Lunch $8.50 Dinner$8.50 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 BLUUSushi Mama’s- located in the Smith BuildingConvenience store offering Starbucks coffee-located in the BLUUSnack bar in the librarySnack bar in the recreation centerVisit to view the variety offered at Market Square.
3What specialty service comes with every Frog Pass Plan?????
4the main dining facility. SWIPESDining 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.Frog Bucks“Pocket Change” that can be used on and off campus.Campus Cash“Pocket Change” that can only be spent on the campus.All meal plans are available for purchase by commuter students.
5Unlimited daily swipes into Market Square “All you care to eat-every time!” Frog Pass Silver $2140$0 Frog BucksThere are no Frog Bucks with this plan.$ 200 Campus Cash“Pocket Change” used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities.This is the default plan assigned when no choice is indicated.
6Unlimited daily swipes into Market Square “All you care to eat-every time!” Frog Pass Gold $2265$100 Frog Bucks“Pocket change” used to make purchases on or off campus.$ 250 Campus Cash“Pocket Change” used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities.This plan has a nice balance of Frog Bucks and Campus Cash.
7“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$200 Frog Bucks“Pocket change” used to make purchases on or off campus.$ 350 Campus Cash“Pocket Change” used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities.This plan offers more Campus Cash and Frog Bucks than the Gold plan and includes a small discount on the Campus Cash.
8Frog Pass Flex 12 $1700 Twelve swipes into Market Square per week. $50 Frog Bucks“Pocket change” used to make purchases on or off campus.$ 150 Campus Cash“Pocket Change” used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilities.This plan is only available to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.
950 Swipes into Market Square per semester “All you care to eat-every time!” Frog Pass Limited 50 $785$150 Frog Bucks“Pocket change to make purchases outside of Market Square, on or off campus.$ 200 Campus Cash“Pocket Change” used to make purchases at TCU Campus dining facilitiesThis plan only available to commuter studentsor students living in TCU residential apartments.
10Late Night Swipes To-Go 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 WITHSILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLANS!THOSE WITHOUT A SILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLAN CAN PAY THE DOOR PRICE AT ENJOY MARKET SQUARE’S LATE NIGHT OFFERING.To-GoAnother 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 you’d like your meal to go!
11Convenience Swipes CONVENIENCE SWIPES ARE ONLY AVAILABLE WITH As an added benefit, students may use a convenience swipe to purchase a “breakfast 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 Mama’s 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 WITHSILVER, GOLD OR PLATINUM PLANS!
12Answers to FAQsCommuter 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 visitor’s 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 visitor’s 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 accountA complete list of participating off-campus restaurants can be found at
13Decreasing 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 Cash18- Frog Pass Campus Pass Cash20- Frog Bucks25- Frog Pass Bucks$150.00$0With the exception of Campus Cash,these plans do not appear on your monthly bill!
14What 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)
15Increasing 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- Bookstore40- Laundry (Brite Students Only)45- Copier50-Vending70 - Athletic VendingSeptember 11, 2013Campus Cash $250.00Bookstore $452.62Laundry $14.00Copier: $ 2.08Vending: $ 16.00
16A Few Things To Remember……. *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 11th on one month to the10 th of the next month.Example:charges from April 11th to May 10th will be reflected on the May 12th bill.
17Frog Bucks At Your Fingertips! HOW CANI SEE THE BALANCESON ALL MY ACCOUNTS?Frog Bucks At Your Fingertips!
18 from the convenience of your own computer! Frog Bucks At Your Fingertips!You can now add Frog Bucks from the convenience of your own computer!STUDENTS: Simply log onto my.tcu.eduClick “Frog Bucks”þ The “I Agree” boxPress “Continue”From here you can:DEPOSIT TO ACCOUNT- Purchase Frog Bucks YourselfUsing an American Express, MasterCard or DiscoverINVITE TO DEPOSIT- this link to family and friends inviting themto 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.
19Who Can See This Info?This information is only available to the account holder….that means YOU! TCU’s contract is with the student, not the parent. STUDENTS are our actual “clients”Your parents (or anyone you’ve 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.
20Just some FYI…An update list of restaurants accepting Frog Bucks can be found atThese 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