January 17, 2014
Voted to increase the transit fee paid by students to $20.00. A transit survey that showed that to keep the same quality of service, the fee would have to be raised by $13,and that students would be willing to pay an average increase of $18.53.
October 21, 2013
Students now pay a $35 mass transit fee under required fees, but may be paying about $71 for Parking and Transportaion to keep the same service.
July 22, 2013
The university has developed a proposal to bring in bids from potential contractors for a shuttle system to be paid for with student fees.
June 3, 2013
The students’ bus privilege is paid for through student fees that they pay along with their tuition to the university.
August 20, 2012
University also launches car sharing partnership with Zipcar.
February 27, 2012
City of Columbia officials and student representatives are taking trips to three local college towns to learn more about their transit systems, as city proposes an $80 student fee to improve its own bus system.
June 27, 2011
This fall, even students who walk, ride bicycles or are dropped off at the campus will be required to pay a $30-per-semester "transportation fee." The funds will support the campus shuttle system. Ridership has outpaced current parking permit revenues.
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