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Resources for Bicyclists

Learn about incentives and resources to help you commute safely by bike to UCSD.

UCSD Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning Study

Download and view the 2012 Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Planning Study

Bicycle helmet program

Get a $20 coupon at Commute Solutions in the parking office (hours, map) and bring it with your UCSD ID to the UCSD Bike Shop to receive $20 off a helmet purchase.


UCSD encourages you to bike to campus as an alternative to driving. Bicycling provides exercise, reduces campus parking, and doesn't pollute the environment. Here are resources to help you get around on 2 wheels safely and responsibly:

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UCSD bicycling resources

Local bicycling resources

General bicycling resources

  • BicyclingInfo.org: Web-based library of pedestrian and bicycling-related materials and documents
  • League of American Bicyclists: Advocacy and support for bike-friendly communities
  • Bicycle Street Smarts: Legal and safe bicycling techniques for public roads. Pick up a copy at the Commute Solutions desk in Gilman Parking Structure (map).
  • Google Maps offers directions for bicyclists in a select group of cities, including San Diego. Click Get Directions and choose Bicycling from the drop-down menu.

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