Car Sharing and Carpooling
- All full-time Vanderbilt employees are eligible to participate in the VU Ride Matching program. This program matches people from similar general locations who wish to share a ride to Vanderbilt. Who can join? All Vanderbilt employees and students who have Vanderbilt.edu email addresses may apply for this program.
- Other Carpool Matching Services: If you are interested in joining a carpool that is not limited to the Vanderbilt community, there are many other carpool matching services available online. Simply conduct a Google search entitled “carpool match”.
- Vanderbilt has partnered with the Transportation Management Association (TMA) to enable all employees at the university to enjoy this money saving and environmentally friendly commuting solution. Vanpooling allows riders to share on gas costs, avoid wear and tear on their personal vehicles and to save money on parking.If you are interested in joining or forming a vanpool, please log onto: www.vanstar.com
Zipcars are rental cars available at various locations on campus to members of the Zipcar program. Members can reserve cars minutes or months in advance, and gas, parking, and insurance are included in hourly and daily rates. The low hourly rate includes everything you need (except a destination). Who can join? All Vanderbilt employees, students, alumni and departments may apply for the Zipcar program. Want to learn more click here.
Enterprise CarShare, formerly known as WeCar, is a membership-based car sharing program for people who are looking for an alternative method of transportation that lowers the cost and reduces the hassles of traditional transportation. Cars are available by the hour or by the day. Gas, insurance and 200 free miles are included with every reservation. All Vanderbilt employees, students, alumni and departments may apply for the Enterprise CarShare program. Who can join? All Vanderbilt employees, students, alumni and departments may apply for the Enterprise CarShare program. Want to learn more click here .