# Flex Use

You can use this chart to compare your spending habits with the money available on your Major or Mega or Premium Flex Plan. This chart can also help you manage your dining plan balance for the entire semester. It is important to remember that each student has different dining habits, and where you choose to eat on a daily basis has a great impact on how much money you will spend. All dining plans work like debit cards, with the price of a purchase subtracted from the balance, and the cost of meals varies at different dining centers. Therefore, the amount of money you will need may differ from the average amounts displayed on this chart.

In addition to meals at dining centers, students often eat off campus, so the Major Flex Plan is designed to cover about 10 meals per week throughout the semester, the Mega Flex Plan provides about 12, and the Premium Flex Plan provides about 14.

### Expected Flex Balance

8/23/2021 = \$1051

8/30/2021 = \$985

9/6/2021 = \$920

9/13/2021 = \$854

9/20/2021 = \$788

9/27/2021 = \$723

10/4/2021 = \$657

10/11/2021 = \$591

10/18/2021 = \$526

10/25/2021 = \$460

11/1/2021 = \$394

11/8/2021 = \$328

11/15/2021 = \$263

Thanksgiving Break

11/29/2021 = \$197

12/6/2021 = \$131

12/13/2021 = \$66

8/23/2021 = \$896

8/30/2021 = \$840

9/6/2021 = \$784

9/13/2021 = \$728

9/20/2021 = \$672

9/27/2021 = \$616

10/4/2021 = \$560

10/11/2021 = \$504

10/18/2021 = \$448

10/25/2021 = \$392

11/1/2021 = \$336

11/8/2021 = \$280

11/15/2021 = \$224

Thanksgiving Break

11/29/2021 = \$168

12/6/2021 = \$112

12/13/2021 = \$56

8/23/2021 = \$746

8/30/2021 = \$699

9/6/2021 = \$653

9/13/2021 = \$606

9/20/2021 = \$560

9/27/2021 = \$513

10/4/2021 = \$466

10/11/2021 = \$420

10/18/2021 = \$373

10/25/2021 = \$326

11/1/2021 = \$280

11/8/2021 = \$233

11/15/2021 = \$187

Thanksgiving Break

11/29/2021 = \$140

12/6/2021 = \$93

12/13/2021 = \$47