University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee


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

(gas and insurance included!)

Join Zipcar and save $10 off membership, thanks to Ford.
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University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

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.

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

I'm a UWM student.

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I'm UWM faculty or staff.

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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 UWM, but still want to use 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 UWM. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Tip Top Atomic Shop

    Awesome clothes! Awesome stuff! If you like great 50's,/50's style gear, this is a place you should check out. Depending on how much stock is in the shop...more
  • Riverview Antique Market

    Stopped in today on a whim. Outstanding variety and displays. Reasonably priced for the quality you get. I've done a lot of antiquing. There is no junk...more
  • Dragonfly Vintage Goods & Gifts

    It is a cute shop with vintage goods. I like the different items I don't see everyday. I really like how the atmosphere of the place was. My first time...more
  • Pendleton

    The Pendleton store came highly recommended by my friend, the late John Alley. John was a world traveler and loved his Pendleton shirts for comfort and...more
  • Anthropologie

    I love that there is an Anthropologie in the third ward. I always enjoy browsing through the apparel and the home goods, even if I don't buy anything. A lot...more

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  • Atwater Park

    Renovations are complete. When you are fed up with the rif raf of bradford beach you should take a stroll down atwater. On the corner of Capital and Lake...more
  • Lakeshore State Park

    Insanely nice park right in the heart of Milwaukee. Beautiful and well kept grounds. Plenty of paths with views of the water and the city. Easy access to...more
  • Lake Geneva Canopy Tours & Outdoor Adventure Center

    Fun with friends, but also a great family bonding adventure for huge range of ages, young and mature. Don't let the words "zip lining" throw you off! It's...more
  • Urban Om

    UO has made me love yoga. I couldn't help but change from an apathetic observer into a die-hard fan after taking a couple classes at this studio. I even...more
  • Clear Water Outdoor - Milwaukee

    Who would have thought that I would find a really great pair of Olukai Ohana slippers at a REALLY great price from an online store all the way in Milwaukee!...more

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  • The Beerline Cafe

    I'm a huge crepe fan, and I'll be honest, I've come away a little disappointed with some other crepe places in Milwaukee, so I ordered the "classic...more
  • Who's On Third

    The wife and I planned on going to Octoberfest for our 30th anniversary but things didn't go as planned. So, rather than doing nothing we decided on...more
  • Centro Café

    Centro Cafe is especially pleasing to the taste buds. This place is beyond great and I'm not sure why I haven't reviewed it sooner. We have been here more...more
  • Swingin' Door Exchange

    This became our favorite Milwaukee bar from the two stops we made within twelve hours! Swingin' Doors was across the street from our hotel. Its webpage was...more
  • Rice N Roll Bistro

    My new favorite Japanese restaurant in Milwaukee! They're still pretty new I heard, but I can definitely see this place thriving in the near future. With...more

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