California State University Northridge


find freedom with cars on
campus by the hour or day.

(gas and insurance included!)

Join Zipcar and save $10 off membership, thanks to Ford.
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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members

in partnership with:

California State University Northridge

What is Zipcar?

Glad you asked. It's a smarter way to get around the campus.

Zipcar Ford Focus
  • Drive cars by the hour or day. Gas & insurance included.
  • In neighborhoods, cities and airports across the globe.
  • Save hundreds over car ownership.
  • Choose from sedans, hybrids, vans and more.


how it works

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Apply in the app and drive in minutes. Or apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

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Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

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Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield—or tap the app—to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

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Hit the road. When you're done, park the car in its reserved spot and use your Zipcard or the app to lock up.

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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members

University memberships are only $15! (That’s $10 off. Thanks, Ford.)


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find Zipcars nearby

Find us located right on and near campus, cities and airports across the globe.

What It Costs

Ford Focus

what's your affiliation with Cal State Northridge?

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  • Faculty & Staff
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Students join for $25 and get $35 in driving credit (save $10 thanks to Ford)

All students 18+ are welcomed, including drivers with international licenses.

I'm a Cal State Northridge faculty or staff member and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.

I'm not affiliated with Cal State Northridge, but still want to use Zipcar.

what's included

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Travel far and wide,
for road trips, away games,
visits home, and more.

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Fill up using the
gas card that's inside the car.
We'll get the bill.

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If you're a Zipcar member,
you're covered. (So you can drive safe
and rest easy.)

where can i go

There's a lot to do around Cal State Northridge. Here are just a few ideas.

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    I love this place! Zachary was my trainer and made everything stress-free and fun. It is a little pricey, but if you look at what you get in terms of...more
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  • Outlaws Cafe

    I've eaten at a lot of places before and been impressed with the food and the staff and given my share of 5 star ratings and/or known about it sooner. This...more
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    Upon entering, you're greeting with such such warm, and inviting place. The place gets some really beautiful natural light which I think gives off such an...more
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    I had never even heard of this place before last week. While searching for a restaurant to accommodate a bigger group we came across this place. This past...more
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    What a treat, from start to finish! Everything was served, presented, and prepared so well. Service was so on point, we got our flatware changed after every...more

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