|Submission Date||Feb. 24, 2015|
University of Missouri
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split
Sr. Recycling & Waste Minimization Specialist
Total percentage of students that use more sustainable commuting options:
The percentage of students that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to get to and from campus::
|Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters)||44|
|Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means||13|
|Vanpool or carpool||0|
|Take a campus shuttle or public transportation||42|
|Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped||0.50|
A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting:
Student commuting data is gathered based on the number of parking permits sold. The MUPD registered 450 bikes for the 2013-2014 academic year, and their officer estimates that represents about 20 percent of student riders on campus.
The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for students is available:
Student scooters and mopeds do not require a permit and are harder to track.