Food Delivery with Flex

Here's how you can use Flex to pay for food delivery through Grubhub.

With Grubhub you can use Flex to order food for delivery, from any location on Grubhub, including many of our existing local Flex partners.

Get it all in 3 easy steps:  

  1. Download the Grubhub app and create your account  
  2. Tap Account > Campus Dining > add Columbia
  3. Link your Flex Account to your Grubhub account 

Connect your ID card Number

Connect your "campus card" to your Grubhub account by adding the 9-digit card number from the back of your Columbia University ID card, example seen here.

The back of a Columbia ID card showing where the card number is found.


Follow the prompts to activate Grubhub+ Student and get $10 in free food. It’s free until you graduate -- for unlimited free delivery and exclusive perks. 

To get started, go to Grubhub from your mobile device.

Have questions about Flex? 

Let us know at [email protected]

Add Flex through SSOL.

Have questions about Grubhub? 

Tap “Need help?” in the account section of the Grubhub app. 

Just add Columbia to your account settings and connect your Flex. In the Account setting go to Payment > Select Payment type: Columbia University ID card

image indicating where to add ID number in Grubhub
An image of an online payment system showing how you can select "Columbia University ID Card" as an option.