January 18, 2013
Services will be offered at an affordable rate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to complement the urban lifestyle of the university's surrounding community.
December 17, 2012
Will begin early next year. The service will initially consist of four cars.
August 20, 2012
University also launches car sharing partnership with Zipcar.
May 25, 2012
The National Center for Education Statistics lists nearly 4,200 four-year and two-year college campuses in the U.S. Of these, approximately 265 have Zipcars.
April 9, 2012
The strategic alliance is an expansion of the program launched in the U.S. in August 2011, and establishes Ford as Zipcar's largest university vehicle partner, reaching students at 11 Canadian campuses in Toronto and Vancouver.
March 26, 2012
The idea to begin providing motorcoach ticketing on its website came to Zimride after creating a ticketing system for one of its partners, the University of Colorado - Boulder, who operated a ski shuttle and wanted to find a way to sell tickets to its students.
February 13, 2012
The two cars are expected to help commuting students be more environmentally friendly.
Transit operators from universities in Pennsylvania, Texas and Michigan share how they are combining Zipcar with their transit systems.
December 15, 2011
Four charging stations will serve vehicles used by Chicago car-sharing services I-Go and Zipcar — both of which are expanding their fleets to include electric vehicles — at the first charging facilities at a CTA station.
November 14, 2011
The university instead encourages faculty to take advantage of a number of other programs including free regional train and bus passes, a free shuttle to the university and free hours in an auto-sharing program such as Zipcar.
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