Testimonials
From BYU students with Meal Plans

Testimonials

Name: Jordan Walton
Year in School:
Junior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "To help me budget my food expenses."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "I use my meal plan at The Blue Line Deli, the Cannon Center (The Commons), and the Wilk (Wilkinson Student Center)."

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "Helps you budget your food expenses and you get good food for a good price."


Name: Alisa M Burns (Missie)
Year in School:
Junior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "I decided to purchase my meal plan because of the convenience. I don't have to spend time cooking meals and I'm more able to concentrate on my studies."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "I use my meal plan in the Cougareat in the WSC for every lunch and dinner. I also use it to buy some simple groceries at the BYU Creameries."

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "I think a meal plan is beneficial to students because it helps students concentrate on the purpose of coming to BYU, which is to learn, study and to excel in getting a degree. It takes one more thing off the plate."


Name: Daniel Allen
Year in School: Senior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "To buy lunch on campus every day. It's more convenient then carrying cash or credit cards."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "I use it almost every day in the Cougareat for lunch, but I also frequently use it to buy groceries at the Creamery."

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "Because it is convenient and actually helps save money."


Name: Jonathon Lister
Year in School: Sophomore


Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?

A: "Cougareat and Vending Machines"

Q: What did you like about your previous meal plan?
A: "I liked the versatility of it because I could virtually use it anywhere on campus."


Name: Kurt Gee
Year in School:
Junior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "I live in Wyview park, and the Cannon Center is on my way home from campus...I have a very busy schedule, and it is much more convenient to get all I can eat in 20 minutes than to cook a meager meal."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "I eat 3-4 times a week at the Cannon Center. I frequently take dates or friends to lunch with me. I love the food."

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "Having a meal plan saves time. We all have busy lives as students, and I can be more productive with my time by staying on campus and having a quick meal. At the Cannon Center (The Commons) I get a lot more food for my money."


Name: Shantel Chase
Year in School:
Junior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "My parents bought it for me because I didn't make enough money over the summer and right now to buy groceries."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "Mostly at the Creamery on Ninth for groceries but I also buy food at the Cougareat and Jamba Juice once in a while"

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "You can grab food on campus in between classes so you don't have to go home."


Name: Tyler Sowards
Year in School:
Sophomore

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "It saves me a lot of time and hassle. Normally I would need to go home and cook my lunch/dinner, it is much easier to simply eat on campus."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: "I normally use it at the Cougareat and the Cannon Center."

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "Convienence of being able to eat on campus... Plus the food is generally of higher quality than the students could cook up."



Name: Sarah Bennett
Year in School:
Junior

Q: Why did you decide to purchase your Meal Plan?
A: "I am on campus all day twice a week, and it makes my life easier. I can stop at The Commons on my way to school and get a discount for breakfast."

Q: How and where do you use your meal plan?
A: Commons - breakfast at 6:30 AM
     Cougareat - Late lunch after class
     Vending Machines
     Creamery for groceries

Q: Why do you think a meal plan is beneficial to students?
A: "One card to carry around - has Cougar Cash for printing and meal plan money."  "It gives discounts for all students looking to save money."