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

(gas and insurance included!)

Students
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select your department
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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to join Zipcar for personal driving. 
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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Southern Oregon 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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join

Apply in the app and drive in minutes. Or apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

Reserve icon

reserve

Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

Tap icon

tap

Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield—or tap the app—to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

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drive

Hit the road. When you're done, park the car in its reserved spot and use your Zipcard or the app to lock up.

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to join Zipcar for personal driving. 
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

 

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find Zipcars nearby

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

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to join Zipcar for personal driving. 
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with SOU?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to join Zipcar for personal driving. 
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'm SOU faculty or staff and I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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

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

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

what's included

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miles

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

Gasoline icon

gas

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

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insurance

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 SOU. Here are just a few ideas.

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  • Funagain Games


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  • Fire and Water


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  • Northwest Outdoor Store


    A perfect outdoor store with a wide variety of products and customer service that is second to none.more
  • Three Penny Mercantile


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  • America's Best Kids Sports Center


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  • Ruhl Park


    When we are in the area we try to stop by. This play structure is a good size for little kids about 3-4 years old because it is a bit lower to the ground....more
  • Siskiyou Cyclery


    I was looking for a very specific type of shoes, cleats, and pedals for my son and it was recommended to me that I check the specialized brand- while...more
  • Hyatt Lake Resort


    Just got back from a weeding and this place was recommended by my friend who was getting married. Had a little trouble with the rent a car coming in. The...more
  • Ashland Hot Yoga


    This studio DESERVES five stars. I have been regularly practicing at a studio in the south bay area where we seem to have a bit of a "scene." You know,...more

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  • The Grass Shack


    Owners know many of their customers because they're regulars. That says a lot to me. It's a little hilariously Hawaiian, bit that's part of the charm. Owner...more
  • Caldera Tap House


    First time in Oregon and on our way home to California from my buddies place in Portland and we wanted to make one last beer stop. We decided to stop here...more
  • Scarpetta


    A group of us go every year to the OSF and love discovering new restaurants while we're there. This year our favorite place by far was Scarpetta. The food...more
  • Pie + Vine


    Actually, I've only tried the pizza. But oh my, what a pie! My wife and I were recently bought out of our Portland area restaurants (Papa Haydn/Jo Bar &...more
  • Happy Bowl


    I had the most delicious bowl of Pho here! I actually ate it for three meals! It is the real deal because the broth turned to gelatin when it was...more

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