Ways to Save

Dining Dollar plans for employees, mobile ordering of meals and groceries- and more!

Dining Dollars / Torero Table / Coffee & Tea DiscountsSustain-a-BottleGET Food

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Dining Dollars

Dining Dollars are similar to cash and may be used at all campus dining locations for most food and beverage items. Dining Dollars may be purchased by USD employees - faculty, staff and administrators. (Dining Dollars are also available for students). 


Faculty and Staff Special: Purchase $100 in Dining Dollars and receive a $15 Dining Dollar bonus!

To purchase, login to the MySanDiego portal. Within 'Torero Hub' click on 'My Torero Services' to locate the Dining Dollars portlet.

Dining Dollars may be used to purchase most individual-sized food and beverage items, including:

  • Food and Beverages Made to Order
  • Individual Fruits and Vegetables (not packaged)
  • Snack Items
  • USD Branded Foods
  • Fountain Beverages
  • Bottled / Canned Beverages (1 liter in size or smaller, 2 items per transaction)
  • GET Food Menu items

Dining Dollars may not be used to purchase:

  • Groceries (including bulk candy, Torero Table items and packaged produce)
  • Non-food merchandise
  • Alcohol

Other Terms:

  • Unused Dining Dollars will roll over from semester to semester
  • Dining Dollars for faculty and staff do not expire. (Dining Dollars purchased by students expire on the last day of spring undergraduate finals). 
  • Dining Dollars are non-refundable
  • Bonus Dollars have no cash value
  • Full-time faculty, staff and administrators are eligible for the bonus Dining Dollars offer
  • No discounts apply to Dining Dollars
  • You may add Dining Dollars to your account anytime via the MySanDiego or GET Food apps

Torero Table

Groceries at bulk pricing now available to campus! Save on hundreds of kitchen and home staples at low club-store prices.

Two Ways to Shop:

  • Shop in Tu Mercado (Student Life Pavilion, level 2). Hours
  • Place your order online
    • At checkout choose "Express Curbside" or "Tu Mercado" for pickup
      • Order must be placed online by 2 p.m. for same day pickup
      • Express Curbside is located in front of the Torero Store, UC. Map

Accepted Payments:

  • Online - credit cards
  • Tu Mercado – cash, campus cash, credit cards

Coffee & Tea

Bring your own mug to any campus dining location and receive a discount! Save .50 cents off brewed coffee and tea, and .25 cents off espresso drinks and tea lattes.

Purchase USD's own, officially licensed, coffee and tea at bulk prices.

Save on cold/fountain drinks: visit our Sustain-a-Bottle page. 

GET Food: Mobile Ordering

GET Food is a mobile food ordering system that allows you to order meals from your phone or computer and schedule a convenient pick-up time of your choosing. Quick and easy, GET is a convenient way to purchase food with fewer "touch" points.

GET Food is the perfect way to fit lunch or dinner into your busy schedule. Delivery options on campus now available! Visit the GET web page for information about how to download the free app and start ordering today!