Eastern Illinois University


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

(gas and insurance included!)

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Eastern Illinois University

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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find Zipcars nearby

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

What It Costs

what's your affiliation with Eastern Illinois University?

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Students join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

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

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

I'm not affiliated with Eastern Illinois University, 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 Eastern Illinois University. Here are just a few ideas.

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    We love coming to this place for seasonal shopping! The location offers great access to roads at a light and plenty of parking. We normally bring our dog...more
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    There isn't a huge selection, but there is a little bit of everything; in conditions ranging from new, to gently used, to quite used. The store does a good...more
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    Can you say: HEAVEN!!! I literally thought I had gone to heaven when I first walked into this location... I do not know why I have not reviewed this...more

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    The BEST Physical Therapy ever! Dr. Stephanie Owens-Burkhart is so intuitive in her practice, shes the best! I get educated with every visit, about whats...more
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    See my previous review--I ended up joining, but within two weeks, I injured my sacroiliac joint and am going to be recovering for at least two months. Why...more
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    I have been to a dozen or so climbing gyms and this is definitely in the top 3. They gym itself in on the smaller side of all the places I have been, but...more
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    One of my favorite places! If you are looking for a fun night out, this is the place! My friend and I frequent here often and enjoy bowling, pool, darts,...more
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    Probably the best disk golf course in the south suburbs of Chicago. It's very well kept up and has garbage cans all around. The course offers a variety of...more

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  • Harvest Room

    This was my third time here and every time it was great. The concept of harvest room is farm to table. Most of the options are either organic, grass fed, or...more
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    I was not expecting to find good authentic Mexican food in the far south suburbs, but that's exactly what this place offers. I normally stick to the...more
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    My first time at Frankie's and the good reviews did NOT disappoint!!! The food was delicious and I really can't say enough good things about this...more

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