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Bus Zone Stickers and Pilot Compass Cards
- The hexagonal gold stickers with 7/31/2014 expiration date must be replaced with new round blue and gold stickers, valid through 10/15/2014. Note: Secure stickers will become VOID if peeled, removed, or repositioned.
- With student approval of a transit fee referendum last May, a regional transit UPass will be implemented during Fall Quarter 2014.
- Faculty and Staff: The pilot MTS Compass Card for Bus Zone test program will be extended through summer 2014. Cards will update automatically; no office visit is required. (Cards valid during active employment status only.)
- Affiliates: Current affiliates who are not faculty or staff are eligible for a new Bus Zone sticker.
- Stickers and pilot Compass Cards are available at the campus parking office. Hillcrest employees may obtain a pilot Compass Card at the Bachman parking office. UC San Diego photo ID card required.
Gilman Transit Center Construction
As part of the SuperLoop project plan, the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and the Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) are building a new Transit Center on the UC San Diego campus. Shuttle and bus stops are temporarily relocated during construction. Get details
Ride Your Bike Safely
Always yield right-of-way to pedestrians on campus. Review campus Bicycle and Skateboard Guidelines.
Transportation Services Transitions
Transportation Services is continuing to work with university leadership on refining the proposed transitions. For current information, please visit moveucsandiego.ucsd.edu.
Share a Ride
Try UCSD Zimride, the new, easier ride-matching service.
Commute Solutions programs and incentives
Each Commute Solutions program offers unique incentives. These are common to all programs:
- Zipcar (when qualified) — No application fee, driving credits
- Occasional Use permit (when qualified) — Park free 10 times per quarter
- Guaranteed Ride Home — SANDAG program ensures you won’t be stranded at work
- Pre-Tax Payroll Deduction — Tax benefit for authorized payroll deductions
Learn more about Commute Solutions programs: