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 daytime 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 and Announcements

Thanksgiving Travel Tips

November 18, 2019

Heading out of town for Thanksgiving? Check out these travel tips for getting to Charlotte, Durham Station, Greensboro and the RDU Airport!

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


Halloween on Franklin Street

October 21, 2019

UNC partners with the Town of Chapel Hill to create a Halloween celebration with the goal of having a fun and safe event. Many roadways and parking lots on campus are restricted for the event.

Categories: Detour, Event, Parking, Special Event, Traffic News, Transit, Transportation & Parking


Fall Break 2019 Transportation

October 9, 2019

Find transportation home for Fall Break, including the P2P Airport Shuttle, buses to Durham Station and Greensboro, and carpool options.

Categories: Academic Calendar, Carpool, Commuting Alternatives, Holiday Service, Point-to-Point, Transit