Apply for ROADS Scholarships
Are you involved in sustainable programs and committed to protecting or improving our environment? Applications are currently being accepted for UCI Transportation's ROADS (Reward Opportunity Advancing Distinguished Students) scholarships. Eligible undergraduate students may apply before Friday, March 24. Eight students will receive $1,000 scholarships toward their education. These scholarships are made possible by the sale of ScholarShirts at the UCI Transportation office.
UCI Annual Book Drive
Please join us and the Community Action Partnership of Orange County in the 7th annual campus Book Drive addressing the literacy needs of our local community. New and like-new books will be collected through March 30. For questions about participation, please email email@example.com.
Go From Pump 2 Plug Today!
Pump 2 Plug, an innovative program designed to spearhead the adoption of zero-emission vehicles at UCI, is available to full-time UCI faculty and staff. This incentive program offers up to three years of complimentary Level 1 EV charging for participants who switch their gasoline powered commute to an all-electric or plug-in hybrid powered commute.
East Peltason Closure on March 26-28
From 7:00 a.m. Sunday, March 26, until 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, a portion of East Peltason Drive will be closed from Bison Avenue to Los Trancos Drive for roadway maintenance, weather permitting. Additionally, parking lot 12B will be closed at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 25 through the completion of this project. Alternate parking is available in lots 12A and 16. Detour signs will be posted and traffic directors will be available to facilitate traffic flow.
Free Round-Trip Train Tickets
Committed to advancing campus sustainability in its programs and services, UCI Transportation has partnered with Metrolink to provide UCI faculty, staff and students the opportunity to experience train commuting for free! Simply submit your UCI email address to the form by Saturday, April 15, 2017, and you will receive two free round-trip train tickets.
We look forward to you incorporating Metrolink as part of your commute!
Ride the Holiday Shuttle for Spring Break
As winter quarter comes to a close, don't forget to reserve your spot on UCI Transportation's complimentary shuttle service. Service will be provided between the main campus and John Wayne Airport, and between the main campus and the Irvine Transportation Center (Metrolink/Amtrak Station).
The shuttle will depart UCI on Thursday, March 23, and Friday, March 24. Return service will operate on Sunday, April 2 and Monday, April 3.
Recycle Bike Fair on April 25-26
The next Recycle Bike Fair is scheduled April 25 and 26 at WhimCycle near Aldrich Hall. Salvaged bicycles and parts can be purchased at a low cost. Most bikes will require minimal repair such as new inner tubes, cleaning of rust, and tuning.
Parking Lot 7 Partial Closure
In support of the construction of the new classroom and office building located in Founder's Court, parking lot 7 will be partially closed through the completion of the project in 2018. Alternate parking may be found in Mesa Parking Structure.