Using your student or staff card to save 10% across food on campus is so simple;


1) Top up your card at one of our outlets and pay on your card or top up online at The University of Manchester estore. Your parents or guardians can top up for you here too!

2) Start saving!


1) Simply register your card first by emailing and telling us the eight or nine digit number on the front of your staff card. Or, if it’s easier, simply top up your card online for the first time, and this will automatically register your card.

2) Start saving!

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FoodInAdvance Explained (PDF)

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It’s the cheapest way to buy food and drink on campus as users receive a 10% discount on purchases

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