- Quinnipiac hires Baker Dunleavy as men’s basketball coach, per reports
- South Carolina ends Quinnipiac’s tournament run in Sweet 16
- Quinnipiac acrobatics and tumbling dominates Glenville State
- Quinnipiac women’s basketball takes on South Carolina in Sweet 16
- Column: Another game, another hero
- Quinnipiac women’s basketball advances to Sweet 16
- Harvard ends Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey season in Lake Placid
- Chronicle Sports Staff makes March Madness picks
- Multicultural Suite to open in Student Center
- Assistant director of OFSL to resign on March 10
High prices, low quality
Attending Quinnipiac University is expensive; there is simply no way of getting around that.
Considering its costly nature, Quinnipiac has an obligation to provide the best academics and housing for its students. For example, students pay their bills under the understanding that room and board in most residence halls is accompanied by a meal plan.
Yet, even students who eat reasonably often see their meal plans dwindle long before finals week. This occurs because Quinnipiac fails to allocate enough money from its high room and board costs toward residents’ meal plans.
On its Web site, Chartwells clearly explains the rationale behind believing $925 is sufficient to buy food for an entire semester. According to Chartwells’ projections, the “average” student consumes only 12 meals per week in the Caf