Save gas, parking costs, and time in traffic while getting to class! Discounted college passes are available on a monthly and/or semester basis depending on your school.

College passes are valid on regular MTS and NCTD bus, Trolley and SPRINTER services. (Not valid on MTS Rapid Express/NCTD COASTER or FLEX)

Monthly passes can be purchased for $57.60 with a valid student picture ID at the following schools:

Art Institute of San Diego
Coleman University
Concorde College
Grossmont College
Montgomery Adult School
National City Adult School
National University
San Diego City College**

San Diego Job Corps
San Diego Mesa College**
San Diego Miramar College**
San Diego State University (SDSU)**
Southwestern College
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
United Education Institute (UEI)

University of San Diego
Urban Corps

*Students must meet a minimum credit requirement for their respective school to qualify. Limit one pass per student while supplies last. Student ID required for purchase. No refunds, no exceptions. Pass is VOID if removed from ID card.
**Monthly passes not available in January

A semester pass lets you ride from the first day of class through the last day of finals!

Spring 2018 Semester Passes*
College/University Purchase Location and Dates Pass Valid Dates Price
City College Accounting Office
January 22 - February 23
January 22 - May 31 $178
Cuyamaca College Cashier's Office (Cash Only)
January 22 - February 28
January 22 - May 31 $186
ECC Cashier's Office
January 22 - February 23

January 22 - May 31

$178
Grossmont College Activities Window(Cash Only)
January 22 - February 28
January 22- May 31 $186
Mesa College Accounting Office
January 22 - February 23
January 22 - May 31 $178
Miramar College Accounting Office
January 22 - February 23
January 22 - May 31 $178
SDSU Viejas Arena Box Office
January 2 - February 23
January 2 - May 31 $154
(Includes $20 SDSU subsidy)
Southwestern College Campus Store
January 22 - March 2
January 22 - May 31

$169

USD

UC Ticket Office
January 5 - March 9 (USD Law)

January 26 - March 16 (USD Undergrad)

January 5 - May 31 (Law)

January 26 - May 31 (Undergraduate)

$159 (Undergraduate)

$172 (Law)
(Includes $15 USD subsidy)

*Students must meet a minimum credit requirement for their respective school to qualify. Limit one pass per student while supplies last. Student ID required for purchase. No refunds, no exceptions. Pass is VOID if removed from ID card. Pass prices vary depending on the number of days in each semester.

UC San Diego graduate and undergraduate students are eligible for unlimited access to regular bus, Trolley and Sprinter routes spanning both the MTS and NCTD service areas thanks to a student referendum including transit in student fees. Your U-Pass is a sticker that must be affixed to your UC San Diego student ID card. U-Pass is also available on our Compass Cloud mobile ticketing app! 

Get Your U-Pass