Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 74.18
Liaison Allie Schwartz
Submission Date Nov. 30, 2012
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STARS v1.1

Columbia University
OP-T2-37: Car Sharing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Cathy Resler
Manager
Office of Environmental Stewardship
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Does the institution participate in a car sharing program, such as ZipCar or HourCar?:
Yes

A brief description of the program:

Columbia University has partnered with ZipCar to offer an institutional discount for ZipCar memberships for departments and individuals. The University also has a corporate Hertz Connect car share membership that offers Columbians environmentally friendly vehicles at low hourly or daily rates. Incentives to join include a waived application fee per member for all employees, the annual membership fee waived is for all employees, and the surcharge waived for students 18-20 years old.

Columbia's Zipcar page: http://www.zipcar.com/columbia/
Additonal information about Columbia's Hertz Connect program:
http://www.campustravel.com/university/columbia/


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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