Hofstra 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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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Alumni
  • Community Members

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Hofstra 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 Hofstra?

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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 Hofstra faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.

I'm a Hofstra alum. 

I'm not affiliated with Hofstra, 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 Hofstra. Here are just a few ideas.

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  • Swatch Store

    Shout out to Justin over at Swatch who buffed out the scratched surface of my less than two month old watch! And all for free! I had ordered my watch...more
  • Brighton Collectibles

    This is a great place for well made costume jewelry. The sales reps are very nice, always offer water and when I had to return items without a reciept they...more
  • Spa Nordstrom

    My mom use to splurge for her birthday so now we treat ourselves or each other at least annually to this little piece of heaven for whats been a decade now....more
  • Build-A-Bear Workshop

    I'm 27 and still love going here. The best part is the staff never made me feel uncomfortable. No matter how old you are they make you feel like its...more

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  • Pro Line Archery Lanes

    First time shooting here (and in general). Place was kind of hard to find, nothing really flashy that stands out so keep an eye out! Inside the...more
  • Manhattan Kayak + SUP

    My nephew and I signed up for the After Dark Kayak. It was a great time of the day to see spectacular views of the city and it's sunset. It was not really...more
  • Hudson River Expeditions

    Very experienced and professional. They have a beautiful place in cold Spring, right by the train, which makes it super easy and comfortable. The place is...more
  • Clark Botanic Garden

    I suggested to my hubby to stop by at this county garden before heading to our planned polo match spectating as it wouldn't start anyway till 3 PM. Although...more
  • John P Humes Japanese Stroll Garden

    Beautiful little jem of a place that we found randomly. Tranquil and lovely setting to walk around and check out Japanese landscape. Sad to hear it is...more

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  • Viaggio Tapas

    This place is great to have a date night with your significant other or being with a group of friends to catch up on life. The food is catered so that its...more
  • Lost And Found

    The husband and I tried this place on a Tuesday night to celebrate our anniversary. We heard it was good and wanted to see what all the hype was about....more
  • Mama Lee

    I really enjoy coming to mama lee. Mrs. lee truly treats you like family as everyone else has mentioned! I came here last week to order their 3 dishes and 1...more
  • Burgrito's

    OH MY GOD!!!!! FREAKEN AMAZING!!!!! A burger wrapped like a burrito? Who woulda ever thought? Oh, thats right, the owner. The owner must be a genius. And...more
  • Escorza's Mexican Restaurant

    Holy Amaze Balls ! Was a little nervous at first, boss lives down block told me the store has been several businesses over the years and nothing lasted. So...more

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