At WashU, we’re committed to providing smart commuting options that are sustainable, healthy and less expensive than driving your car to campus. We offer a wide range of programs, resources, and support to help you find the transportation mix that’s right for you.

Summer 2022 Events
We are planning two free bike tune-up events and commuter fairs. Check back for more details and dates!

April & October are Active Transportation Months!
We aim to support, encourage and celebrate sustainable transportation users. Enjoy a variety of free transportation events (bike tune-ups, commuter fairs, Snacks 4 Cyclists, group Metro Rides, bike safety classes, group bike rides, and much more) and a WashU Rides Commuter Challenge that offers the opportunity to win a variety of prizes, including $100 gift cards. Check back here for more details on the specific events and dates.

Ready to Commute Smarter?

Schedule a Consultation

Discuss your needs with us and learn how to best commute without a car via the Metro, carpooling, and more.

WashU Rides

A free website resource to help you explore WashU’s smart commuting options, including carpools, bikepools, and more.

Read the Guide (PDF)
Your 101 guide to smart commuting at WashU Danforth.

Smart Commutes: Stories from WashU
Learn how other WashU members are getting around campus.

Smart Commute Modes

Support Programs & Resources

Smarter commutes are one of many ways to be sustainable. Learn more ways to add sustainability to your life on and off campus.

Transportation Safety Policies

WashU is committed to supporting sustainable transportation and commuting options while fostering a safe and enjoyable environment for all. Our policies help us deliver on this commitment.