Zipcar is the world's leading car sharing network with operations in urban areas and college campuses in eight countries, including over 500 cities and towns in 31 major metropolitan markets. Zipcar offers more than 50 makes and models of self-service vehicles by the hour or day to residents and businesses looking for smart, simple and convenient solutions to their urban and campus transportation needs. Zipcar is a subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc,
Zipcar looks forward to working with CSUSM to build a successful car-sharing program and offer convenient, low carbon footprint transportation options for students, faculty, and staff as well as community members. Let’s get zipping!
24/7 Member Services team ready to assist: 1.866.4ZIPCAR (1-866-494-7227)
* The first annual fee is discounted by $10 (thanks to Ford); next annual fees are $25.
Any 18+ students or 21+ faculty, staff, or community members can apply so long as they have a valid driver’s license. This includes all international, too. After the quick online application is completed, Zipcar runs a driving record check. Once approved, the applicant receives his/her Zipcard in less than a week and can begin making reservations. A new Zipster is born!
Zipcar will provide 2 vehicles to place right on campus on the first floor of the parking structure, the east end. All Zipcars arrive new and outfitted with wireless technology, which allows members access into the vehicles. They’ll also arrive branded, with a Zipcar co-pilot. Cars in our fleet are fuel-efficient, fun, and easy to drive.