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

(gas and insurance included!)

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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm university faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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State College, PA

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

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join

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

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reserve

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

Tap icon

tap

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

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drive

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

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm university faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

 

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find Zipcars nearby

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

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm university faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with State College?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm university faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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

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

I live in State College and I'd like to join Zipcar.

what's included

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miles

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

Gasoline icon

gas

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

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insurance

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 State College. Here are just a few ideas.

  • J & W Interests


    Love shopping here! They always have the latest PSU fashions and my fiancé and I got customized Penn State football jerseys this weekend for engagement...more
  • Target


    Yeah, I'm the dope reviewing a Target...but if you live in State College and you don't shop at Walmart, you probably understand why I'd call this particular...more
  • Target


    What can I say, it's the perfect Target geared for students. Smaller store but carries what you really need. Plenty of food to energy drinks to snacks....more
  • Goodwill Industries


    My wife is a goodwill connisseur, so I have seen, smelled, heard, and been clothed in the fruit of her interests. So, from my rather unfortunate and...more
  • Moyer Jewelers


    My (now) husband and I worked with Moyer while getting our wedding bands figured out last year before our wedding. We were new to the area, and weren't...more

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  • Koko FitClub of State College


    I LOVE Koko FitClub! I get all the personalized attention and results of a personal trainer and none of the hassle of scheduling appointments! The staff...more
  • Mount Nittany


    a friend of mine is working on his PhD at Penn State, and a group of us visited him for the weekend. initial weather forecasts of rain changed, so we lucked...more
  • Pegula Ice Arena


    Awesome venue for hockey. It's bright, loud, and comfortable. Penn State is lucky to have such an amazing facility. The ice is well maintained and there are...more
  • Skytop Mountain Golf Club


    Play this golf course! If you are in the state college area and looking for a place to enjoy a beautiful fall day look no further. Upon arriving for the...more
  • Penn-Roosevelt State Park


    Used to take Leo here to stare at the stars. Wow! There's a crapload of them here. Was always glad Leo was along because there's remnants of the famous...more

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  • Hog Father's Old Fashioned BBQ


    We are in State College for a sports camp and we found Hog Father's on Yelp. What a good thing. I wasn't overly hungry so I had the Chili Cheese Fries. The...more
  • Wings Over Happy Valley


    Wings over is a State College staple. It's touch and go- my order last night was quick but the fries were dried out and burnt and the wings were drenched in...more
  • Dust City Diner


    We visited on my birthday (apparently)! I was blackout drunk. It was a dark cool desert night on the playa. The waitress was dressed as a kangaroo and she...more
  • Carvers Deli & BBQ


    I have had the BBQ and it's good. But they have a mild chili that I really love.more
  • Boxer's Cafe


    After a stop at Wal Mart, we decided to try Boxers for lunch on our way home. Even though we've been by here numerous times and live only 15 minutes away,...more

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