Hofstra University


find freedom with cars on
campus by the hour or day.

(gas and insurance included!)

join now join now join now join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Alumni
  • Community Members

in partnership with:

Hofstra University

What is Zipcar?

Glad you asked. It's a smarter way to get around the campus.

Zipcar Ford Focus
  • Drive cars by the hour or day. Gas & insurance included.
  • In neighborhoods, cities and airports across the globe.
  • Save hundreds over car ownership.
  • Choose from sedans, hybrids, vans and more.
  • Take select flexible vehicles one-way or round trip.

how it works

Join icon


Apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

Reserve icon


Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

Tap icon


Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

Drive icon


Hit the road. When you're done, park the car in its reserved spot and use your Zipcard or the app to lock up.

join now join now join now join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Alumni
  • Community Members


how it works video

find Zipcars nearby

Find us located right on and near campus, cities and airports across the globe.

What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with Hofstra?

join now join now join now join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Alumni
  • Community Members

Students join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

All students 18+ are welcomed, including drivers with international licenses.

I'm Hofstra faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.

I'm a Hofstra alum. 

I'm not affiliated with Hofstra, but still want to use Zipcar.

what's included

Map icon


Travel far and wide,
for road trips, away games,
visits home, and more.

Gasoline icon


Fill up using the
gas card that's inside the car.
We'll get the bill.

Umbrella icon


If you're a Zipcar member,
you're covered. (So you can drive safe
and rest easy.)

where can i go

There's a lot to do around Hofstra. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Turn of the Corkscrew, Books & Wine

    I have to admit, I may have been influenced by the fact that I attended a podcast for authors, and that one of the authors was The Awesome Frank Mirada,...more
  • The Gallery at Westbury Plaza

    9.2.17 The Gallery at Westbury Plaza, Garden City NY. (The Gallery Mall.) Hello to all my Yelper Friends! Welcome to The Gallery outdoor mall. Home to...more
  • Roosevelt Field

    One of the better malls in Long Island and very very very popular! Expect large crowds but tons of stores to shop and many close restuarants close-by like...more
  • Lotus Bridal - Long Island

    So far my experience at Lotus Bridal has been amazing. Kelly was so attentive to my bridesmaids and me. I really thought the process of finding a dress was...more
  • A Time for Karma

    Love this store!! I spend an hour just walking around.. so much information n stuff to read on everythingmore

Powered by Yelp!
  • Keep In Touch

    I needed a massage since I've been upping my training for half marathons and didn't want to go to any of those significantly cheaper massage establishments...more
  • Ocean Beach Park

    My BF is a born and bred Islander and loves Long Beach. It's one of the best places for a day trip away from NYC and a great place to relax and unwind with...more
  • Skudin Surf

    After years of wanting to learn how to surf I finally decided to give it a try last weekend. Ill be honest, I was a little nervous at first but Skudin Surf...more
  • Cunningham Park

    I've had gym membership at Club Cunningham for about three years now, and it has the best amenities, bar none, for value. Club Cunningham provides an open...more
  • iLoveKickboxing.com

    I love ILKB! Every workout is different! They really challenge you to give your all and burn as much as you can in your workout! I never sweat or burn as...more

Powered by Yelp!
  • The Flour Shoppe Cafe

    Love this place, super hidden on sunrise highway. Gives me a willamsburg vibe inside. Food is delicious and they make their own bread. Great coffee! Just go...more
  • Press 195

    Honestly, shame on me for not writing a review for this place earlier. My girlfriend and I visited this place after it was recommended to us by a mutual...more
  • Salt Air Cafe

    ** NO MORE LONG WAITS! Please read! We came here for brunch today and had an amazing meal. Other reviewer's said that the wait was very long. There was no...more
  • Bosphorus Cafe Grill

    Wow just wow. Just came in here to takeout and my food was incredible. My order was ready very quickly and the staff was quite welcoming. For the food: I...more
  • Waterzooi Belgian Bistro & Oyster Bar

    Exactly what I was looking for. A quaint French cuisine for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Walked in the back entrance, no parking looking at the front...more

Powered by Yelp!