|Submission Date||March 29, 2018|
University of Ottawa
OP-16: Student Commute Modal Split
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Sustainable Transportation Manager
Parking and Sustainable Transportation
Total percentage of students (graduate and undergraduate) that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary means of transportation:
A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting, including the timeframe for when the analysis was conducted and how a representative sample was reached, if applicable:
The University of Ottawa conducts a modal use survey every few years to gain a better understanding of how the campus community commutes to the campus.
The survey is conducted by a third party organization with expertise in conducting these kinds of surveys. It is done in accordance with the University of Ottawa's Institutional Research and Planning group.
The survey meets all the University standards required for a representative sample.
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)||13|
|Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means||26|
|Vanpool or carpool||3|
|Take a campus shuttle or public transportation||58|
|Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped||0|
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE
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