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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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.