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zipcars nearby

(hint: they're right around campus)

what's it cost

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

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

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I'm a Hofstra alum. 

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I'm not affiliated with Hofstra, but still want to use Zipcar.

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what's included

You get daily miles
with each reservation.
Road Trip?

Free gas.
Yep, free.

Insurance included.
We've got you covered.


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

where can i go

There's a lot to do around Hofstra. Here are just a few ideas.

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    Great quality time spent at the Queens Zoo. A good bargain as its only $8 for adult admission. The loop only takes an hour. Great petting zoo as they have a...more
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    This place is great! We love it! The garden is beautiful! It has flowers, trees, bridges, ponds, & even maze! Great place just to relax. enjoying a...more
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    Hands down, the best Indian food I've had. It does get a little pricey for dinner, but well worth it. They have a lunch buffet with a pretty good...more
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    Came here for dinner before a show at Jones Beach. Service was good and the food was even better. Also I think it's a great value for the money. Very...more
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