Parent Dining Card

Visiting your Penn State student soon? A great meal awaits you at the Penn State Dining Commons.

The Parent Dining Card means savings at the all-you-care-to-eat dining commons on campus. When you present the card to a dining commons cashier, you pay just $7.00 per parent for lunch or dinner.

  • Five on-campus locations
  • All-you-care-to-eat menu
  • Entrees, sides, salads, soups, and dessert
  • Nutritional information provided on-site
  • Easy access and special pricing with the Parent Dining Card

You can obtain a Parent Dining Card at any Dining Commons Office. First-year residents receive the Parent Dining Card in their Arrival Packet.

Note: The card is valid for parents and guardians of University Park residence hall students only.