Commuting by Bicycle
There are a number of bike racks on the USF campus, which can be located through our transportation map.
Carpooling and Car Sharing
USF provides the following carpooling and car sharing programs. You can also consider Rideshare and Lyft as alternative transportation options.
Zipcar @ USF
Twelve Zipcars for hourly rent are now available at USF! Students 18 and older can join Zipcar for just $15. Credits applies to new members only. Just enter the code “usfzipcar” when you are registering. Credit applies to new members only.
Faculty and staff can join for a discounted annual fee using their USF email address to register.
Through Zimride, the ride-sharing social network, you can find other USF students, faculty, and staff with whom you can share a ride going to and from campus. Simply sign up using your USF e-mail account.
Commuter Programs for Faculty and Staff
Bay Area Commuter Check Program
The Clipper Program is available to all full-time faculty and staff that do not have a USF parking permit. Effective July 1, 2009, the USF monthly commuter subsidy contribution will be $65. Please contact Human Resources at (415) 422-6707 for additional information on the program.
Guaranteed Trip Home Program
The Guaranteed Trip Home Program is available to faculty and staff who carpool or take public transit to work. The program is intended for those employees who live within the Bay Area and are forced with an emergency that requires an immediate departure from campus to home.