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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 University of Rochester faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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U of Rochester

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.

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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 University of Rochester faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • 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.

What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with Rochester?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm University of Rochester faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • 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 University of Rochester, 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.

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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 Rochester. Here are just a few ideas.

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    Just went for my annual, each time I visit I'm reminded why I love the atmosphere and professionalism of all the staff, I visited on a Thursday afternoon...more
  • SJ's Village Boutique


    This is a great boutique shop on Main Street in Pittsford, NY. You will be surprised how large it is when you walk in. Women's clothing, jewelry,...more
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    Zak's is one of the first places I go when I go gift shopping. The store is jam-packed full of items from classy to quirky and no matter who I'm shopping...more

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  • Tinker Nature Park & Hansen Nature Ctr


    What an amazing way to spend an afternoon or morning with the little ones! Brought a picnic lunch and started with the short nature trail. After a stop in...more
  • Push Fitness Center


    I love this gym! It being right around the corner from me makes it even better because 1 - I can walk, 2 - I have to look at it multiple times a day which...more
  • Sam Patch Tour Boat


    Every year I come home for a visit and it is not complete without a ride down the Erie Canal on Sam Patch. Good information given on the history of the...more
  • Climbing Vines Cafe & Play


    We held my daughter's 3rd birthday party at Climbing Vines - our first experience there (we had heard great things). We purchased the basic package, so we...more
  • Towpath Bike Stop


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    This place has the most incredible wings, hands down. Their sandwiches looks fantastic and they are very accommodating with dietary restrictions. The...more
  • Rheinblick German Restaurant


    Couldn't find even one thing I didn't love about my first time eating here. The inside is decorated with authentic German adornments that made me feel as...more
  • Black Horse Bistro


    This place is AMAZING! 4 of us came in for dinner tonight. It is on the higher price range but very much worth it. It is a casual, warm, and welcoming...more
  • Eric's Office Restaurant


    This is an awesome place that is literally hidden in Canandaigua. The best thing about it is that the food is delicious. There is never a lack of flavor. I...more
  • Chill & Grill


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