U-Pass for College & University Students

U-Pass Durham College/UOIT and Trent (Oshawa) students 
 

The U-Pass for all full-time students at Durham College, UOIT and Trent (Oshawa) includes unlimited free transit seven days a week on conventional DRT Bus, GO Bus and DRT Specialized Services (for registered clients) for travel in the Region of Durham. The transit fee is included with full-time student fees. The U-Pass is valid for transit from September 1 until May 31 each school year. The U-Pass is valid for services other than transit as indicated on the back of the pass.
 
The student photo ID card with a bus icon provides proof of a valid fare when boarding DRT Bus and GO Bus. Only full-time students qualify for free transit with a current U-Pass within Durham Region. Holographic hexagon bus icon appears on eligible student passes only.


U-Pass - is valid on GO Bus 71 (in the Township of Uxbridge), 81, 88 (in Durham Region), 90 and 91(Newcastle to downtown Oshawa). Other GO Bus routes will operate in Durham Region at the GO Bus fare by distance rate. The U-Pass is valid on DRT Specialized Services and all DRT routes including the new drt PULSE Bus Rapid Transit Service on HWY 2. Students are encouraged to take advantage of DRT's new PULSE 900 Downtown Oshawa / U of T Scarborough with connections to TTC at the U of T campus.  

DRT Summer U-Pass - Effective May 1 to August 31 for the Summer semester. The Summer U-Pass for all full-time students at Durham College and UOIT, allows unlimited free transit seven days a week on conventional DRT Bus, eligible GO Bus and DRT Specialized Services (for registered clients) for travel in the Region of Durham. Regular GO fares apply for travel that extends outside of Durham Region. The student photo ID card with a bus icon provides proof of a valid fare when boarding. Only full-time students qualify for free transit within Durham Region. Holographic hexagon bus icon with a "sun" appears on eligible student passes only.
 
Semester programs (CultureWorks/Centre for Success) have a printed coloured stripe on the right side of the card indicating "Valid To" period for proof of valid fare on DRT & GO Bus.

 

The U-Pass for UOIT/Durham College is available from the UOIT/Durham College Campus Identification Office 905-721-2000 Ext. 2116.
 
The U-Pass for Trent (Oshawa) is available from the Administration Office.