Colgate University


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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in partnership with:

Colgate University

What is Zipcar?

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

  • 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

1. join

Apply now! Once approved, you’ll get your Zipcard. This magical, little card unlocks thousands of cars, trucks and vans across the globe.

2. reserve

Book a Zipcar for a couple hours or the whole day. Do it online or on your phone via our mobile app. We’re easy.

3. tap

Walk to the car and hold your Zipcard to the windshield. Ta da. The doors will unlock and it’s all yours.

4. drive!

Go! When your time is almost up, return the car to the same reserved parking spot. Then you are all done!

how it works video

find Zipcars nearby

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

What It Costs

I'm a Colgate student.

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I'm a Colgate faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving. 

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I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account. 

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I'd like to open a new account for my department.

sign up

I'm not affiliated with Colgate and I'd like to join Zipcar.

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

what's included


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


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


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 Colegate. Here are just a few ideas.

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    Is this a chain? No idea. Nice little neighborhood supermarket (well the only one here in town!). They have a nice little produce section. Unfortunately no...more
  • Target Stores

    The first sign of a good store is cleanliness. with the busy 4th of July holiday approaching, I was pleasantly surprised to find this store exceptionally...more
  • Klings Mill

    Since my first review (when I hadn't eaten at Klings Mills) I have eaten there twice. The first time, my friend and I had lunch and then pie for desert and...more
  • Macy's

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    Went to Hidden Valley again on my way to Rochester and had an awesome time. Beautiful day... Sunny in the 60's but course was almost empty. Played the front...more
  • Yahnundasis Golf Club

    3 stars for the pool and 3 stars for the dining experience. POOL - Too many kids - Small pool - For some reason the lifeguards were switching duties every...more
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  • Golf Shack

    Definitely not the best mini golf experience I've had. Sure, the glow in the dark course looks cool, but does not compensate for the problems that comes...more
  • Dan Wesson Firearms

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  • Rusch's Bar & Grill

    I've been to Rusch's many times since my boyfriend moved to the area (he lives right across the street so it could not be more convenient) and I have never...more
  • Nothin' Fancy Cafe

    Breakfast on a Saturday morning. Everything was cooked perfectly. Crisp bacon and hash browns and great greens (good vinegar/garlic flavor, no meat) Service...more
  • Ye Olde Landmark Tavern

    Stayed here December 27, 2015. Very accommodating and honorable innkeepers, a charming spot in spite of minor construction inconveniences. Unobtrusive but...more
  • Colgate Inn

    Gorgeous inn! The lobby alone is amazing... After extensive renovation, The Colgate Inn is a beautiful place to experience. The staff were very friendly...more
  • No. 10 Tavern

    Stopped in here for a burger and some appetizers the other night. Everything tasted great. My only qualm is that the onion rings that I ordered didn't come...more

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