Raider Dollars

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You can use Raider Dollars at any on-campus dining location (except CLJ Cafe), the bookstore, to print and at many off-campus dining locations.

Use Raider Dollars at Starbucks in the PRCC

Raider Dollars are a convenient way to be cash free on campus. You may deposit funds to your Raider Dollar account via credit card at raiderdeposits.rutgers.edu or bring cash, a check, or a money order to the Dining Services Office located in 107 Woodward Hall.

Rutgers University-Newark provides a number of dining options for you.  Whether you are living on campus or commuting, you can take advantage of the various dining locations and meal plan options

On-Campus Locations Accepting Raider Dollars

Dining Locations At RU-N

  • 1 Park Bistro, Rutgers Business School
  • Market at RU–N, Paul Robeson Campus Center
  • Robeson Food Court, Paul Robeson Campus Center
  • Starbucks Coffee, Paul Robeson Campus Center
  • Stonsby Commons, Adjacent to Woodward Hall
  • University Club, Paul Robeson Campus Center

Services

  • Barnes and Noble Bookstore, Hahne's Building
  • Kite + Key, The Rutgers Tech Store
  • Printing, Library, Computer Labs
  • COKE™ Machines, Around Campus (NEW for Fall 2018)
  • Laundry Rooms, On Campus Housing (NEW for Fall 2018)                                                     

Off-Campus Locations Accepting Raider Dollars

Rutgers University-Newark partners with a number of community restaurants so that you can use your Raider Dollars at off-campus locations.

7 Heaven
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162 University Avenue 

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 848-1111

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Anabella's Kitchen
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144 Washing Street

(862) 237-9700

seamless.com/menu/annabellas-kitchen

 

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Burger Walla
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47 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(862) 259-2552

 

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EZ Mart
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155 University Avenue

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 596-1111

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Halal Guys
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72 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 877-3759

thehalalguys9.eat24hour.com

 

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Jimmy John's
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95 Halsey Street 

Newark, NJ 07102

(862) 234-2100

JimmyJohns.com

 

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Meatball Obsession
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41 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 665-8228

meatballobsession.com

 

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Ono Grinds Poke´
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1227 Raymond Boulevard

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 982-POKE (7653)

onogrindspoke.com/

 

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Panda Chinese Restaurant
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569 Broad Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 623.2288

newarkpandachinese.com

 

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Playa Bowls / Lizzmonade
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53 Bleeker Street

Newark, NJ 07102
(817) 930-8234

playabowls.com
lizzmonade.com

 

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QDOBA
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64 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 353-0213

qdoba.com

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Smashburger @ NJIT
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156-182 Warren Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(303) 633-1500

smashburger.com

 

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Subway
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155 University Avenue

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 792.1234

subway.com

 

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The 27 Mix
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27 Halsey Street 

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 648.0643

27mix.com

 

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The Green Chicpea
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59 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(862) 240.1500

 

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Whole Foods Market
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6363 Broad Street

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 755-5080

wholefoodsmarket.com/Newark

 

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Wok to Walk
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695 Broad Street, Block 52

Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 622-2681

woktowalk.com

 

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Still have questions about Raider Dollars? 

What are Raider Dollars?
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Raider Dollars is money you place on your RU ID Card. You can use Raider Dollars like cash on and off campus as a debit card. Any member of the Rutgers University–Newark community may make deposits to their Raider Dollars account. 

Funds carry over from semester-to-semester. It's convenient- you only have to carry one card; it's easy to track your spending and add funds to your card. The minimum deposit is $25.  There are no fees.

Please review the Terms & Conditions

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How do I create a Raider Dollars account?
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To create a Raider Dollars account or add money to your Raider Dollars account you have three options: 

  1. Make a credit card deposit by setting up a Raider Dollars account at RaiderDeposits.Rutgers.edu .
  2. Bring cash, check, or money order to the Dining Services Office
  3. Mail a check or money order to the Dining Services Office. Make the check or money order payable to Rutgers University. Include the student's name and Rutgers University Identification Number (RU ID).

Make checks or money orders payable to Rutgers University, including the students' name and Rutgers University Identification (RUID) number.

Once funds are posted, they are immediately available for use.

To learn how to deposit fund to your Raider Dollars click here .

To learn how to make a guest deposit to a student Raider Dollars click here.

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Do Raider Dollars rollover? 
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Raider Dollars roll over from semester-to-semester until your Raider Dollars account has been inactive for 18 months. At this time the account will be closed and the funds forfeited. 

If you have any Raider Dollars left as your graduate, make sure to buy one last book, shirt, coffee, snack or meal!

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How should I best protect the funds in my Raider Dollars account?
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  • Safeguard your RU ID Card at all times.
  • Do not lend your RU ID Card to others.
  • Avoid storing your RU ID Card next to magnets
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How can I find out my account balance?
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You can create a Raider Dollars account at RaiderDeposits.Rutgers.edu.  This account allows you to check your balance and see where you have spent your money.  You can also ask any cashier for you balance or you can call, email, or stop by the  Dining Services Office

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What do I do if I lose my RU ID Card?
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To avoid unauthorized use of your account, report lost/stolen cards immediately. 

  • During business hours (8:30-4:30): Report missing cards to the RU ID Service Center and Dining Services Office
  • During non-business hours: Review information on the RU ID Card website and request your card be deactivated. At the commencement of business hours, you will then need to go to the RU ID Service Center to replace your RU ID Card. 

After replacing your RU ID Card, you will need to bring your new card to Dining Services Office to re-activate your Raider Dollars on your new card. 

The university's liability limit for unauthorized use on lost/stolen cards is $50.00. 

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Key Contacts

107 Woodward Hall
91 Bleeker StreetNewarkNJ07102

 Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30 pm

Questions about Meal Plans, Raider Dollars and Adding Printing Funds