Southwestern University


SU partners with Zipcar for quick and easy transportation.

No car? No problem! Say hello to Zipcar, your convenient and hassle-free transportation solution, right here at Southwestern University. Whether you need a ride to the grocery store, want to explore Georgetown, or are planning a weekend getaway, Zipcar has you covered!

How it Works

Sign Up - Joining Zipcar is quick and easy. Students 18+ with a driver’s license can join. Simply sign up online or through the mobile app, and Zipcar will take of the rest.

Reserve - Once you are a member, just sign in to reserve a car. Choose the date, time, and vehicle that best suits your needs.

Unlock & Go - When picking up your Zipcar, use the mobile app or Zipcard to unlock the vehicle. The keys will be waiting inside. More information on how it works here.

Return - When you’re done, return the car to its designated parking spot on Southwestern Boulevard. Lock up with the mobile app or Zipcard, and that’s it!

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Why Choose Zipcar?

  • With Zipcar on campus, you’re in control of your schedule. No more waiting for buses or coordinating with friends for rides. Simply reserve a Zipcar online or through the user-friendly mobile app, and a car will be waiting for you at its designated parking spot.

  • You pay as you go– no hidden fees. The affordable $13.50/hour and $79.25/daily rates include gas, secondary insurance, and 180 miles daily. You can also buy an annual membership and save $55, making it the easy choice for campus transportation needs. Membership information here.

  • Zipcar parking spots are located on Southwestern Boulevard, making pick-up and drop-off a breeze. No more hunting for parking spots or wasting time with a complicated return process.

  • Zipcar is a sustainable transportation option. Members reduce their CO2 footprint by up to 1600 lbs/year, promoting a greener and cleaner environment on campus.


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Sign up today and get ready to explore Georgetown and beyond with ease. Zipcar–your key to effortless campus mobility. For more information about Zipcar at Southwestern University, please visit: