Mack Bucks is money which you can add to your Student ID anytime and can be used to purchase goods and services on and off campus, much like a debit card. Bonus Dollars is money included with the purchase of your meal plan and can be used at any on campus dining locations

Meal swipes can be used at the following participating locations. Click each location for information on what each meal swipe offers. 

Sparky's Place 

Warrior's Den 

Food Truck 

Mindful Mac

The Merrimack Club

Yes. Log into your myMack accounts and navigate to Residence Life and select Meal Plan Selection, then click Go to Full View. For more information about meal plans please contact Residence Life.

Block plans can be purchased directly through our website or at our Dining Services office Monday-Friday between 9am-4pm. Payments can be made with Cash, Credit, Debit or Personal Check.

Resident Meal Plans are only valid per semester. 

Purchased Block plans (Commuter and Faculty & Staff Plans only) do not expire and will carry over each academic year. However; all sales are final and are not transferable.

Absolutely. Within Sparky's we have Simple Servings entrée station featuring menus prepared without 7 of the 8 top food allergens as stated by the FDA. We also have a secured Gluten, Peanut and Treenut Free pantry. If you need more assistance, additional questions or wanting more information please contact Laura Klotz, RD LDN, our campus dietitian. Allergen Friendly Dining Information

Merrimack College recognizes there may be some students in the College community struggling with adequate access to food. If you would like to request meals, please email

Would you like to help those who are food insecure? Please visit our Food Security Initiatives page for more information.