Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 11, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Portland State University
Tier2-4: Mass Transit

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired PJ Houser
Office Assistant
Campus Sustainability 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:

Transportation & Parking Services offers special discounted passes for students (FlexPass) and faculty/staff (Passport) thanks to a shared subsidy between Trimet and PSU.

FlexPass:
PSU offers the Student FlexPass, a discounted All Zone TriMet Transit Pass valid on all TriMet buses, MAX, and Portland Streetcar for the current term. The FlexPass is available to all students registered for at least 3 credit hours during the current term. The per-term cost for the FlexPass is approximately 35% off TriMet's retail price!
http://www.transportation.pdx.edu/students/transit

Passport:
Faculty and staff members may purchase a TriMet Passport (annual TriMet transit pass) at a significant savings and request the fee be deducted directly from their monthly pay. The Passport program consists of an all zone TriMet transit pass sticker.
http://www.transportation.pdx.edu/faculty/transit

C-TRAN pass:
A discount on C-TRAN passes is available for PSU employees.
http://www.transportation.pdx.edu/faculty/transit


The website URL where information about the program is available:

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