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Transportation Programs

Providing easy and attractive transportation options for the community to ride share, use transit, or bike to campus.

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Metro U●Pass

For a flat fee, full-time students can use metro bus or rail limitlessly throughout the semester.

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The American University Lyft RideSmart program is replacing Maven services. More information coming soon.

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Biking @ AU

Bike to campus and take advantage of the bike repair locations, Capital Bikeshare stations, and free bicycle registration.

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AU Shuttle

The shuttles provide transportation between main campus, Washington College of Law, and Tenleytown.

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Commuter Connections

Instantly find rideshare partners, sign-up for the garaunateed ride home program in the case of an emergency, and earn pool rewards.

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Parking & Commuter Services

Everything you need to know about virtual self-park codes, parking locations, and parking enforcement.

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