|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||March 2, 2018|
University of California, Santa Barbara
IN-14: Bicycle Friendly University
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Campus Sustainability Coordinator, TGIF Grants Manager
Office of Sustainability
What is the institution’s current bicycle friendly award level? :
A brief description of the institution’s bicycle program, including the year the award was achieved and/or renewed:
UCSB has been a Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Business since 2010 and Gold Level Bicycle Friendly University since BFU inception in 2011. UCSB has over 7 miles of Class I bicycle paths, 3 bicycle underpasses and 9 bicycle roundabouts. Students have lock-in registration fees that fund over $125k in bicycle education and infrastructure improvements each year that is equally matched with another $125K per year by UCSB administration for bicycle infrastructure maintenance. Students also have $250k per year in lock-in registration fees to fund the Associated Student Bicycle Shop which educates and loans tools and expertise to teach the campus community how to maintain and repair their bicycles. UCSB has a two-mile restriction on the sale of long-term parking permits to undergraduates. UCSB has one of the highest human-powered commuter mode splits in the USA with 82% using human-powered modes (53% of UCSB’s undergraduates bicycle between their home and Class, 22% Walk and 7% Skateboard).
Link to 2017 award: http://bikeleague.org/sites/default/files/BFU_Award_List_2017_ALL.pdf
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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