UMass Lowell


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

(gas and insurance included!)

Join Zipcar and save $10 off membership, thanks to Ford.
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in partnership with:

UMass Lowell

What is Zipcar?

Glad you asked. It's a smarter way to get around the campus.

  • 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.
  • Membership starts as low as $7/month.

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

find Zipcars nearby

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

What It Costs

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

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

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I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account. 

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I'd like to open a new account for my department.

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I'm not affiliated with UML and I'd like to join Zipcar. 

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

what's included


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


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


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 UML. Here are just a few ideas.

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  • New Balance Factory Store

    Awesome prices and selection. I'm a fan of New Balance in general, so when I was in the Boston area for work I swung by the factory store. It was laid out...more
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    Great place to train, with great instructors. If you are looking for a place where the coaches pay attention to detail, come to SOS! You will not regreat...more
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  • Walden Pond State Reservation

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    We ordered a Reuben and cheeseburger and both were delicious. The roll used with the burger was tasty and it was cooked perfectly. The staff was friendly...more
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    What a great find this was. The hummus is as good as it gets, and there is a great creative menu of options to choose from. The chicken tacos are awesome....more
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    This place is tucked in a little plaza where parking is difficult to find due to being squished between a Bank of America, a dentist's office, and a hair...more
  • The Bancroft

    Such an amazing place to have dinner. Decor and service was above and beyond! Let me start off with their decor; it was stunning. They had separate...more
  • Pressed Café

    My absolute favorite coffee shop! I come here almost every weekend for the crème brulee latte! It's fantastic, great espresso with the perfect amount of...more

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