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Important Update to the EV Pricing Schedule | Please click HERE for the latest information | 

EV pricing update in effect, July 1st, 2023


Are you looking for a better way to get to campus? You’ve come to the right place! When you share the ride, everyone benefits; your community, the environment, your car, and your wallet! CSUSB Transportation Services is here to help you get started with our exclusive Commuter Website Portal.

Your customized-commute starts here:

Commuter PortralCoyotes, travel in a PACK!

Options that fit your needs:

Vanpool  Electric  Bike WalkBus   Carpool

Our program works hard to reduce traffic congestion and increase mobility throughout campus. We encourage alternate modes of transportation and reward eligible participants with our various incentive programs. Anyone using any form of alternative transportation is eligible for an incentive. We also offer free exclusive CSUSB carpool matching, vanpool coordination, and several FREE bus transit options. Now more than ever it's easier to save money, save time and help CSUSB reduce our collective carbon footprint.


Catch a FREE ride on our transit partners!

Mass Transit Partners - Students, Faculty and Staff ride FREE!

Omni-Trans - Serving San Bernardino

Victor Valley Transit Authority - Connecting the High Desert Region to CSUSB

Sunline - Commuter 10 and HAUL Pass - Connecting CSUSB and PDC

Metrolink - Serving Southern California - Current programs and promotions available for CSUSB students!

 

Real-Time Vanpool Waitlist:
(Please click here, for data table)

<a href="https://www.google.com/maps/d/embed?mid=1oevNhebJR_afGObXCxi7sB4z4_NOyYEu&amp;hl=en&amp;ehbc=2E312F">Vanpool Waitlist</a>
An EV Charger

 

What important impacts has our EV program had on the community?

 

Driving an Electric Vehicle is a great way to help the planet, while saving you money! Check out the details below, on how our EV Charging Program has already achieved big results for CSUSB students, faculty and staff, and made a significant impact for Souther California and the Inland Empire!

Parking and Transportation Service's EV Charging Program has delivered over 3 million miles of range and saved CSUSB students, faculty and staff almost $600,000 in fuel expenses, since 2015! With our program continuing to grow, we're helping to make a positive financial impact for the campus community!

A person plugging in an EV

 


EV Program Estimates as of January 2024
Type 30 Days 365 Days Lifetime

Energy Dispensed - kWh

9,515kWh

211,209kWh

753,737kWh

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduced - Kilograms

7,187kg

150,809kg

461,315kg

Charging Sessions

653 sessions

17,750 sessions

79,898 sessions

Unique Station Users

165 drivers

1,271 drivers

Unavailable

Vehicle Miles (at 4 miles per kWh)

38,061 miles

844,835 miles

3,014,947 miles

Gallons of Fuel Saved (at 22mpg)

1,730 gallons

38,402 gallons

131,043 gallons

Fuel Costs Saved (at $4.25/gallon) $7,353 $163,207 $582,433

 

Why choose Alternative Transportation Options?

There are TONS of reasons (4.6 tons of CO2, to be precise) for you to choose a less traditional means of travel during your daily commute. Here are just a few:

  • Enjoy significant savings - Save up to $6,000 dollars per year! Share costs with; ridesharing, free transit passes and free EV charging!
  • Save time - Enjoy access to the HOV lanes with; Vanpool, Carpool and Mass Transit
  • Reclaim lost time and reduce stress - Commuting is stressful! Sit back and relax while professional drivers, Drive Captains or turn-based scheduled drivers take the wheel.
  • Do your part to reduce pollution and harmful emissions - Help the CSUSB community save up to an average of 4.6 TONS of carbon dioxide per year, for every vehicle we take off the road! (Source: EPA)

Real talk, let's see the data!

Current Average Impact per Vanpool (Q4 2021):

  • Parking Spaces Reduced - 10
  • Commuter Miles Saved - 38,724
  • CO2 Reduction in LBS - 30,102
  • Commuter Savings versus Driving Alone - $16,486

Average savings per vanpool participant:

Average Savings per Vanpool Participant:

  • Savings vs Driving Alone - up to $500 per month or $5,995 per year
  • Usable Time Back to Riders - 26 hours per month or 312 hours per year
  • Miles Reduced on Personal Car - 1,291 miles per month or 15,489 miles per year

 

Value of Benefits Courtesy of Parking and Transportation Services

Carrier/Benefit

Daily Monthly Annual Serving / Notes

OmniTrans GoSmart

  $60.00 $720.00 San Bernardino and Connections
Sunline - 10 Commuter Link   $150.00 $1,800.00 CSUSB - Palm Desert Campus
Sunline - HAUL Pass   $34.00 $408.00 Coachella Valley
VVTA - 15 Commuter Link / Howling Xpress $13.00 $403.00 $4,836.00 CSUSB - High Desert
VVTA - Local Service   $45.00 $540.00 High Desert
Subsidized Electric Vehicle Charging $4.50 $139.00 $1,668.00 CSUSB, PDC
Totals   $831.00 $9,972.00 Free to CSUSB Students, Faculty and Staff - Courtesy of Parking and Transportation Services