GREEN COMMUTER FAIR RETURNED TO CAMPUS SEPTEMBER 7-8
Save yourself time and money while
also helping to save the planet by becoming a green commuter.
METRO was back on campus to sign up students for Q cards
during the Green Commuter Fair on September 7 and 8.
Since METRO offers 50 percent off fares to all student riders,
becoming a green commuter can save students money plus they never have to
look for a parking space on campus.
The Green Commuter Fair on campus brings METRO directly to the
student to offer convenient service in signing up for public
transportation, but this year getting a Q card will be even
easier. METRO has passed a resolution removing the requirement
of photographs for student Q cards. Since photos are no longer
required, the process to obtain a Q card can now be completed
Students that already had Q cards could also stop by the fair for
a renewal. Hertz on Demand was also available at the PGH location during
the fair to promote its car sharing program and offer
on-the-spot sign ups.
The fair took place at the UC Satellite and Philip Guthrie
Hall breezeway from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday,
Students could visit either station to fill out a registration
form and have their card printed on site. To be eligible for a
student Q card, students must be enrolled in classes at the
For more information on becoming a green commuter,
click here .