Graduate U-Pass Program Information

USC Transportation partners with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to offer the Graduate Student U-Pass program; the reduced fare transit pass offers USC grad students unlimited rides on Metro’s rail and bus lines for any given semester.  If you need help or have any questions about the program, please contact USC Transportation Rideshare Coordinator Maira Sanchez via email at


The Graduate U-Pass will be available for purchase for the Fall 2021 semester starting on Monday, August 16. The program dates will be from August 16, 2021 through January 23, 2022 (23 weeks in total).  The cost is $103 ($105 for new sign-ups, which adds the cost of a card).  Please see the Fall 2021 U-Pass data sheet for complete details and answers to FAQs.  Thank you.