How to Use Your Meal Plan

Get the most from your meal or block plan by being an informed, savvy user!


Nautilus Market
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How to use an Argo 5, 12, 15, or 19 meal plan

The student’s specified number of meal swipes per week is available in the Nautilus Market located in the Commons, Building 22. You may use one meal swipe from your meal plan during each meal period.

There are three meal periods per day Monday-Friday. Breakfast: 7:15 am-10:30 am Lunch: 10:31 am-4 pm Dinner: Monday-Thursday, 4:01 pm-9 pm; Friday, 4:01 pm-7 pm

  • There are two meal periods per day Saturday and Sunday. Brunch: 11 am-4 pm Dinner: 4:01 pm-7 pm
  • To-go meals are available with the Argo 5, 12, 15 or 19 meal plans. Students with these plans may request 1 free reusable clamshell per semester for to-go meals.
  • 2 free guest meal swipes are available with the Argo 12, 15 or 19 meal plans. Meal plan participants must accompany guests during the meal period.
  • Dining Dollars may be used at any UWF campus dining venue.
  • Meal plans expire at the end of each semester.
  • Dining Dollars roll over from fall to spring to summer semester and expire at the end of the summer term.
  • To check your meal plan swipes or Dining Dollar balances, login to MyUWF and select the “Nautilus Card Balance and Swipe History” app.

How to use an unlimited meal plan

  • Unlimited swipes are available in the Nautilus Market located in the Commons, Building 22.
  • Meal periods, to-go meals and Dining Dollars do not apply to the Argo Unlimited meal plan.
  • Unlimited meal plans expire at the end of each semester.
  • To check your meal plan swipes or Dining Dollar balances, login to MyUWF and select the “Nautilus Card Balance and Swipe History” app.

How to use a block plan

The numbers of swipes in your block plan are per semester, and available in the Nautilus Market, located in the Commons, Building 22.

  • Meal periods do not apply to block plans.
  • Block plan holders may use meal swipes for guests, which will be deducted from the block number of meals for the semester.
  • To-go meals are available with block plans. Get 1 free reusable to-go clamshell.
  • Block plans expire at the end of each semester.
  • Dining Dollars may be used at any UWF campus dining venue and roll over from fall to spring to summer semester and expire at the end of the summer term.
  • To check your block plan swipes or Dining Dollar balances, login to MyUWF and select the “Nautilus Card Balance and Swipe History” app.