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How To Use Your Meal Plan

The UW-Whitewater student ID, officially dubbed the “HawkCard”, is a necessity for all students here on campus. The way the HawkCard works for meal plans and things of the sort can be a lot to digest (pun intended) during the students’ first couple of weeks on campus; so I’ve written this blog with my own […]

I’m a My Meals Believer

By Laura Schoenike • @lauras2011 I’ll admit it. I was a doubter, a non-believer in meal plans. In fact, I was pretty convinced that they were just some ploy designed to make college cost more than it already does. So then how, exactly, am I a senior and using a meal plan? Two words for […]

Meal Plan Mania

By Andy Greene The school year is underway and students are finally starting to settle into their meal plans, but there are still many students with questions on the different choices and what’s available with those options. The first thing to know is that there are three different kinds of meal plan options available to […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – October 2, 2013

Greetings Loyal Readers, Purple Point info: ·         The HawkCard Office smartphone apps have been downloaded over 500 times since this past August. Have you added the app to your smartphone? (iOS app link.  Android app link.) ·         You can charge Purple Point deposits to your student bill until 3:00 pm, October 11th! They don’t get […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – September 25, 2013

This week’s meal plan info: You can charge add-on Dining Dollar deposits to your student bill until 3:00 pm, October 11th! Login to your “MyUWW” web page to start the process. Check the Family Fest web site for updated details about the October 12th events and locations. Encourage your family to order their tickets early. […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – September 18, 2013

This week’s Purple Point info: 1.      You can charge Purple Point deposits to your student bill until 3:00 pm, Friday October 11th! They don’t get added instantly to your Purple Point account like credit card deposits do but it is a way for you to keep many/most of your UW-W expenses combined in one place […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – September 11, 2013

Hello, A reminder that the HawkCard Office is open Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM. A couple of HawkCard safety reminders: • Always keep your ID number, and HawkCard, safe and secure! Never give your ID number or HawkCard to another student. • When paying with your Purple Points, always present your card to the […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – September 4, 2013

Hello, Welcome to the second day of classes for the fall semester. Hope all is going well so far. Things you should know about Meal Plans: Be nice to the cashiers at the campus restaurants, Drumlin Hall and Esker Hall. When handing them your HawkCard to pay for food, tell them if you’re using your […]

News and info from the HawkCard Office – August 22, 2013

Hello! Welcome to (or back to) UW-W for the Fall semester! To learn a little more, watch the student created video about your HawkCard. Meal plan related: Be sure to check the UW-W Dining web site maintained by University Dining as well as their Facebook page, blog site and Twitter site. All 4 sites contain […]

News and Info from the HawkCard Office – January 16, 2013

Hi Everyone, Welcome back to UW-W for the spring 2013 semester. Here is this week’s updates. The HawkCard Office will be open Sunday and Monday, January 20 and 21, from Noon-4:00 PM. Meal Plan info: For those of you with spring semester meal plans, you can change your meal plan until 3:00 pm, Friday, February […]

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