Transportation

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Overview

We strive to get students out of cars and into a better mode of transportation such as on a bike, bus, carpool, foot, skateboard, or a combination of those. If you have any questions or ideas please don't hesitate to e-mail us. To the right are various modes of transportation that we support; try to find out which mode is best suitable for your lifestyle and needs.


Program Updates

Bicycle 

Folsom Bike Station Re-opens!

The Folsom Bike Station, located near the Engineering Building, will re-open Monday August 22nd. The Folsom and UMC Bike Stations will be open Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm. Our Bike Station Mechanics are ready to help you stay in the saddle and bike safely this Fall. Come by for a visit and a tune up!


Summer Bike Maintenance Clinics

The CU Boulder Bike Stations have scheduled three Basic Bike Maintenance & Flat Repair Clinics for the Summer. Pre-registration required.

Dates: 7/19

Feel free to contact the bicycle program for questions or comments at bicycle@colorado.edu or call 303-735-BIKE.

Transit 

Real-Time Local Bus Tracking and Arrival Predictions 

Available Now

CU Bus TrackerBus tracking and arrival predictions for the Buff Bus, HOP, and Late Night Transit bus routes available at www.CUbustracker.com or download the CU Bus Tracker app for free in the App Store (iOS) and Google Play (Android). 

All RTD local buses also have real-time and arrival prediction. The Transit Mobile App is available for free at mobile app stores.

Pass Issues

If you are having issues with your College Pass  e-mail us about it. We will get back to you within 2 business days.The most common problems that we deal with include cards not assigned to the correct user, deactivated cards, and defective cards. The Buff OneCard office isn't able to research student card issues. 

Pass Issuance and Replacement

RTD College Passes are issued to incoming students upon move-in. If you need a bus pass and are a fee paying student, visit the Buff OneCard office in C4C. If you lost your card they can replace it for $10. 

Pass Active Dates

Fall Semester: Cards are active August 1 - January 1  

Spring Semester: Cards are active January 1 - May 26

Summer: Cards are active May 1 - August 26*

*If you are not enrolled in Summer classes, would like a bus pass, and will be a returning student in the fall, you can pay the $85 optional summer bus pass fee at the Buff OneCard office in C4C. A list of 23,000+ non-fee paying student cards is sent to RTD for suspension over the summer.

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