A U-Pass BC gives students access to bus, SeaBus and SkyTrain services within Metro Vancouver, as well as discounts on West Coast Express. All eligible students pay for their U-Pass BC as part of their student fees. In addition to providing you with low-cost travel, U-Pass BC encourages you to make transit part of your lifestyle, which helps reduce greenhouse gasses while creating a sustainable transit program.
If you don't already have a Compass Card, you can easily obtain one from TransLink; the cost is $6.00. If you have a Compass Card from the previous term, you can continue to use this card - you do not need to obtain another card. Following are some ways to get your Compass Card:
Please note the university does not distribute/dispense Compass Cards.
Once you have your Compass Card, go to the Upass webpage and follow the instructions below to load your U-Pass BC:
Every month you will need to go to the U-Pass webpage to request each month's benefit; this will be available on the 16th of the previous month.
PLEASE NOTE: Allow up to 24 hours for your U-Pass BC to load onto your Compass Card.
The U-Pass BC program was brought to you by your Students' Society. Any questions or concerns about the program can be emailed to U-Pass CSU.
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