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The Fall 2018 Meal Plan ends on Saturday, December 15, 2018. Unused Meal Swipes will not roll over into the spring semester

Who is One Card & Dining Services?

One Card & Dining Services supports American University's Meal Plan Administration, One Card production & basic access, and university vending contracts under the Department of Auxiliary Services.

Announcements & Important Dates

Academic Year Meal Plan Timeline

  • Fall 2018 Meal Plan begins August 18, 2018 at 9:00am; Limited Dining Locations Open
  • Fall 2018 Meal Plan Change/Cancellation Deadline is Tuesday, September 11, 2018
  • November, 12, 2018 Meal Plan Portal Opens for Spring 2018 Meal Plan Enrollement and Changes
  • Fall 2018 Meal Plan ends on December 15, 2018 at lunch; All Dining Locations Close
  • Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Spring 2019 Enrollment/Change Deadline at 11:59pm EST
  • March 10- March 17 2019 Spring Break- Dining Locations Closed (no swipes; limited DD/EB)
  • May 8, 2018       Spring 2019 Meal Plan Semester ends


One Card & Dining Services

Mary Graydon Center 123
202-885-CARD (2273)


Office Hours:
Mon - Thu: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Fri: 11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Sat & Sun: Closed

Get a One Card

Wondering how to pick up your One Card? 

Instructions for how to pick up a One Card as a student, faculty, staff, alumni, contractor, or guest. 

Get a One Card

One Card Policy

List of policies and procedures related to AU One Card, including:

  • One Card Issuance Policy
  • Lost or Stolen One Card Policy
  • Access (Building and Financial)
  • Replacement Fee Policy
  • Updating Your One Card

Policies Page

One Card Features

What exactly can your One Card do? Discover retail discounts, security and access features, and plan details.

Features Guide