San Diego State U


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

(gas and insurance included!)

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  • Faculty & Staff

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San Diego State U

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.
  • Take select flexible vehicles one-way or round trip.

how it works

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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 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

Zipcar for Universites

what’s your affiliation with SDSU?

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

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 SDSU. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Paras News

    The dopest selection of magazine you'll find anywhere! It's fascinating to just walk through the aisles and find different categories that tickle your...more
  • The Cave of Wonders

    This is a GREAT crystal shop and I'm so glad we stopped in. A nice selection and Dave, the owner, was incredibly knowledgeable. I brought my 8-year-old...more
  • Le Bel Age

    This is my all time favorite boutique in San Diego!! With its colorful and creative clothing and accessories, one walks into a treasure chest of inspiration...more
  • The Fabulous Rag Boutique

    One of the few stores near my home in Pacific Beach that I kept coming back since 2011. I can visit and find a perfect outfit for any occasion semi formal...more
  • Vitreum Giftware

    Sooo much fun to shop in here and what unique gifts and finds! They have bonsai trees & plants here! I just love it. My son has a bonsai fern that I saw...more

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  • TITLE Boxing Club

    I joined here over a year ago, but often skipped/ postponed some months due to my work and school schedule. I remember the first day when I wanted to try...more
  • Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt

    SO MUCH FUN. We did this for a 50th birthday party and had three teams. Everyone had a blast. The puzzles are challenging and different and the location...more
  • Body University

    Body University went from the "convenient gym down the street" to my 2nd home! The staff is extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and supportive of everyone;...more
  • Man Up Boot Camp and Personal Training

    About 1 year ago my husband and I decided that we needed to make a change in our sedentary lifestyle. I found Ed via group-on and signed us up for a 6 week...more
  • Body By Discipline

    I have been wokring in the classes here for bout two three weeks an ive seen great results with these trainers an class this is by far the best place to be...more

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  • Cheba Hut

    OK. I dig this place. More than I should for a sandwich shop. First, they've got a wicked french dip (called the AK 47 - hey, it was a good day)....more
  • Poki One N Half

    Really pleasant experience - people were very friendly and service was quick! The fish was very fresh and love that avocado is not extra here! Also nice...more
  • Wei Wei Asian Express

    Just moved to the area and found this place off yelp. We have it delivered (for freeeeeeee) and wow it was amazing. The food is delicious. The portions are...more
  • Bahn Thai

    best thai place hands down! pad see ew is my fav and the crab fried rice !! try the thai tea & thai ice cream!!!more
  • Funky Fries and Burgers

    Loved this place. Kids mac and cheese was good a portion for only $3.50. And I got the buffalo mac and cheese tots and they were amazing. Great service...more

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