Wavebuck$ are on-campus retail dollars built into the various meal plans. For example, if you purchase the Unlimited meal plan, your Splash Card is credited with $250 in Wavebuck$ per semester to spend at any Tulane University Dining Services retail location, such as the LBC Food Court, the Drawing Board Cafe, City Diner, and PJ's Coffee. When purchasing a meal plan, Wavebuck$ can be added in increments of $100 up to $1,000. Each additional $100 raises the base price of the plan by $100. More Wavebuck$ may also be purchased throughout the semester in $100 increments.

Students may add Wavebuck$ in $100 increments increments by visiting the Meal Plan website here or in the Campus Services office in the Lavin-Bernick Center, Suite 107. No cash is necessary as the additional buck$ will be charged to the student’s accounts receivable bill.

Wavebuck$ roll over from fall to spring if a meal plan is purchased for the spring semester. If you choose not to purchase a plan in the spring, all Wavebuck$ and will expire at the end of the fall. All Wavebuck$ and expire at the end of each spring semester.