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

UNC-Chapel Hill named Best Workplaces for Commuters 2019

February 6, 2019

UNC-Chapel Hill was named Best Workplaces for Commuters for 2019, making it more than fifteen consecutive years the University has received this designation.

Categories: Commuter Alternative Program, Commuting Alternatives, Internal Website, Transportation & Parking


Winter Break 2018

December 7, 2018

Customer Service Hours University Transportation and Parking (Public Safety Building) Dec. 20 – closed from 11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. and will resume normal hours after 2:00 p.m. Dec. 21 – closed beginning at 3:00 p.m. and will remain closed through Jan. 1, 2019 for winter break. Hospital Parking and Transportation Office will be closed on Dec. 25 and Jan….

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