Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 55.35
Liaison James Biesecker
Submission Date Dec. 1, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Gettysburg College
Tier2-4: Mass Transit

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Jim Biesecker
Associate Vice President of Facilites Planning & Management
Facilities Services Office
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Does the institution offer free or reduced price transit passes and/or operate a free campus shuttle?:
Yes

A brief description of the program:

Gettysburg College operates a year round shuttle system for students to travel to mass transit sites as well as opportunities for day trips to Washington DC. These services are all offered at reduced rates to encourage shuttle travel. This program is subsidized by the College.

http://www.gettysburg.edu/about/offices/fa/transportation/shuttle_service.dot

Gettysburg contracts with the Freedom Transit bus company to provide transport for students. The trolley is free with a student ID. The Freedom Transit makes frequent stops to movie theaters, restaurants, shopping areas, and medical facilities.

http://www.ridethetrolley.com/


The website URL where information about the program is available:

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