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UC San Diego encourages safe cycling and is working to create a more bike-friendly campus for students, faculty and staff.


  • Pedal Club for bicycle commuters
  • Spin bikesharing: GPS-equipped bikes for convenient campus transportation at discounted rates
  • Bicycle helmet program: Get a $20 voucher at Commute Solutions and bring it with your UC San Diego ID to Campus Bike & Skate to receive $20 off your helmet purchase.
  • Bicycle tire inflation service through Motorist Assistance Program (MAP)
  • Bicycle cages:
    • Arbor Parking Structure – secure area for 20 bikes at southwest corner of street entry level; Hillcrest Medical Center ID badge is required for access.
    • Gilman Parking Structure – secure area for 42 bikes on the second floor
    • Osler Parking Structure – secure area for 40 bikes on the second floor
    • To apply for cage access, applicants must:
      • Be active faculty, staff or student with UC San Diego ID card
      • Complete the Bike Cage Access Card Application and User Agreement (PDF) and bring it to Commute Solutions in the Gilman or Osler Parking Office
      • Receive confirmation of availability at the bike cage(s) requested or be placed on a waiting list
      • Pedal Club members pay $0; non-Pedal Club members pay a $15 non-refundable processing fee (cash, check or credit card payment accepted)
      • Processing and activation may take up to three business days. Commute Solutions will send an email to confirm activation.


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