|Submission Date||Aug. 17, 2011|
The New School
Tier2-4: Mass Transit
Office for Sustainability, Facilities Management
Does the institution offer free or reduced price transit passes and/or operate a free campus shuttle?:
A brief description of the program:
The New School offers a 25 percent discount to full-time students on New Jersey Transit commuter rail monthly passes.
Additionally, The New School offers a Qualified Transportation Expense (QTE) Plan to full-time employees. The QTE Plan enables employees to reduce their taxable income by setting aside pretax funds to pay for eligible commuting expenses, including a Mass Transit Account.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.