Wayne State University


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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Wayne State 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


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 Wayne State student.

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I'm a Wayne State 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 Wayne State 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 Wayne State University. Here are just a few ideas.

  • New Hope Thrift

    Nice little newly opened thrift with clothing and used item. It's small so there isn't a lot to pick from and prices are comparable to the local Goodwill. I...more
  • Victorian House Antiques

    It was our last day visiting in State College before heading home to LA and we decided to spend our last morning grabbing breakfast and window shopping in...more
  • The Clothesline

    With the numerous stores lined along College Ave all offering students, alumni and parents a plethora of PSU merchandise and apparel, it's impossible not to...more
  • Restitch Studio

    I love Restitch Studio!! I had a bridesmaid dress that needed to be hemmed-- in a hurry! After trying the dress on, I realized that not only did I need to...more
  • RBR Recumbent Bike Riders

    These people are top-notch. Rob in particular is not only very knowledgeable but a total class act. I bought a fairly expensive bike from him (at a great...more

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  • Planet Fitness - State College

    Lots of options, affordable, decent location if you live on that side of town. Unfortunately we don't. Equipment in good shape, solid. Lots of employees...more
  • Holmes-Foster Park

    Holmes-Foster is a great park for several reasons. First, there's lots of shade - which is especially important in those summer months. Second, there's...more
  • Science Park Recreation Association Pool

    OK, this is my local pool, but I think it is great. There is nothing special about it, but it is close and not too crowded. There is a snack shack and it is...more
  • Power Train - State College

    I love Powertrain's boot camp classes. They are intense and you really get results! It's also unbelievably cost effective!more
  • Dance Harmony - Dj Services

    Kevin at Dance Harmony is such a wonderful teacher! My parents have been taking lessons from Kevin for awhile now. I went with my Dad for a lesson for the...more

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  • Zola Kitchen & Wine Bar

    I was visiting from out of town. My expectations were very low. The restaurant greatly exceeded expectations. The service was amazing. The wine was as...more
  • The Naked Egg Cafe

    Nice small family owned breakfast spot! I was told to come here for the eggs benedict and I would definitely recommend those. The restaurant doesn't have...more
  • Red Horse Tavern

    Wed. Afternoon 4:30....6 year old grandson and I went out for dinner. At that time it was not crowded. Grandson had toasted cheese and fries. I had the...more
  • Rey Azteca

    Speedy service. Good food. Recommend their chicken chimichangas or nachos. Salsa and chips were very good as well.more
  • Spats Cafe

    Wow. Spats was impeccable. My boyfriend and I made reservations for my 21st birthday. We were sent to a table that had confetti and beads (nice touch) and...more

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