Syracuse University introduced Zipcar – the world’s largest provider of cars on demand by the hour or day – in December 2007. Since then, students, faculty, and staff have been taking advantage of this car-sharing program by self-reserving (through online and mobile devices) one of the 20 Zipcars on campus – 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Zipcars are conveniently located on the Syracuse University campus in the following areas.

Main Campus:

  • Harrison St. Lot: 1 car
  • Mount Olympus Lot : 3 cars
  • Haven Hall Lot: 2 cars
  • Shaw Hall Lot: 2 cars

West Campus:

  •         Brewster Boland Garage: 1 car
  •         Raynor Ave Lot: 2 cars

South Campus:

  • 180 Small Road: 1 cars
  • 100 Winding Ridge/Skytop: 1 car

Map snapshot showing the location of a Zipcar at the corner of Marshall Street and Comstock Avenue.You can view the campus Zipcar locations represented on the Campus Maps with the company’s trademark green “Z” symbol: Green Zipcar logo, consisting of a "z" with a small gray circle at the base signifying a wheel, and "whoosh" marks at the tail signifying a moving vehicle.

Zipcar is the world’s leading car sharing network with operation in urban areas and college campuses throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain and Austria. Zipcar offers more than 30 makes and models of self-service to residents and businesses looking for smart, simple and convenient solutions to their urban and campus transportation needs.

For general information, and how to get started, visit Zipcar.

Students joining Zipcar will gain access to 22 Zipcars starting at $7.50 per hour and $69 per day. Gas, insurance and 180 miles per day are included, along with reserved parking spots and 24 hour, 7 days a week roadside assistance. There is a $15 sign up fee.

For more information regarding Syracuse University’s Zipcar program, visit Zipcar-Syracuse University