The Commuter Alternative Program rewards faculty, staff and students who choose to take the bus, join a rideshare, ride a bike or walk to campus. Sustainable transportation options improve air quality, build community and reduce traffic congestion to make everyone’s commute better.

CAP Eligibility Rules

  • Must live off campus
  • Must forgo an on-campus parking permit
  • Must be a UNC student or employee (paid by the University or Hospitals) to receive a GoPass or vanpool subsidy

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Commuter News & Announcements

Winter Break 2018

December 7, 2018

Customer service windows in the Public Safety Building will close from 11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. on Dec. 20.  The office will resume normal hours after 2:00 p.m.

Categories: Academic Calendar, Holiday Service, Internal Website, Parking, Point-to-Point, Traffic News, Transit, Transportation & Parking


UNC-Chapel Hill Receives Silver Status from League of American Bicyclists

December 6, 2018

This fall the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill earned silver status from the League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Universities 2018 ranking. UNC-Chapel Hill is one of only 16 universities to receive this year’s silver designation, which will remain for four years. The strongest aspects of Carolina’s application…

Categories: Bike, Commuter Alternative Program, Commuting Alternatives, Five-Year Plan, Internal Website, Transportation & Parking


Dec. 3 Cameron Ave. Road Closure

December 3, 2018

Due to planned activity in McCorkle Place today, Monday, Dec. 3, East Cameron Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Columbia Street and Raleigh Street beginning at 7 p.m. Parking Impacts The gates at Morehead, Swain and McCauley lots will remain closed from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.. Only…

Categories: Detour, Event, Internal Website, Parking Lot Closure, Point-to-Point, Traffic News, Transit, Transportation & Parking