Metro U-Pass Pilot Program

LMU has partnered with Los Angeles Country Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA or METRO) to increase student access to public transportation services. The U-Pass Program offers eligible students unlimited rides on Metro’s rails and bus lines and is designed to streamline the process of purchasing college student discount fares. See below for eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Current LMU student enrolled in 6 or more units
  • Documented completion of Metro's online Disclaimer/Waiver form (https://lametro.formstack.com/forms/upass_lmu
  • Possession of valid LMU OneCard
    • Requires the application of a Metro TAP U-Pass media sticker

Registration Steps

  1. Complete Metro's online Disclaimer/Waiver form (https://lametro.formstack.com/forms/upass_lmu
  2. Print or forward the confirmation e-mail to parking@lmu.edu
  3. Purchase semester U-Pass in person from the Parking Office 
  4. Receive Metro U-Pass Tap Media (requires the Parking Office to apply the media to the participant’s LMU OneCard)
  5. Begin riding Metro for cheap!

Schedules & Pricing

Fall passes are valid from 8/14/2017 through 1/21/2018 and are sold for a limited time at the start of each semester. The current price for a U-Pass sticker is $2 and is renewable each term.

U-Pass Term

Semester Price

Proration Rate

Effective Date

Expiration Date

Fall 2017

$230.69

$10.03/wk

8/14/2017

1/21/2018

Lost or Stolen Media

Lost or stolen U-Pass stickers are replaceable at no charge minus the cost of the sticker. Failure to report a U-Pass sticker can result in the disqualification of the participant’s eligibility for current and future U-Pass Terms.