The Compass U Pass BC program is an integrated comprehensive transportation package that provides students in Metro Vancouver with universal, accessible and affordable access to public transit and other sustainable transportation programs. It is a mandatory program for all members of the Emily Carr Students’ Union. For more information please upassbc.translink.ca.
Cycling is a convenient and affordable mode of transportation in Vancouver, and local programs include separated bike lanes and increased bike parking throughout the city. The new Emily Carr campus includes two bike shelters that accommodate a 48 bicycles along with 14 bicycle lockers. The new campus also includes change rooms and a shower facility conveniently located on the ground floor. Find bike maps and more at the City of Vancouver website.
When you’re in need of a vehicle outside of the public transportation system, community car share programs and vehicle rental agencies can be found all over the city including Car2Go, Modo, Zipcar, Avis, Budget, and Enterprise, to name a few.
Automobile Licensing + Insurance
If you are bringing a vehicle from out-of-country or out-of-province, ICBC is the auto insurance provider for British Columbia.