Getting to El Camino just got easier – try the Metro U-Pass! Purchase yours at the Bookstore today and go anywhere Metro goes at any time – unlimited!
El Camino College students who purchase a Metro U-Pass will be able to ride multiple public tranist lines using the one U-Pass. Get to and from campus, work, shopping, or go on your next great adventure!
The Metro U-Pass is a discounted public transportation program available to El Camino College students in credit or non-credit classes. Students with a Metro U-Pass can access unlimited rides on:
Get a free college ID card and place your Metro U-Pass sticker on it to begin riding on these public transportation lines!
First Time to U-Pass?
Follow these steps to get a Metro U-Pass:
Remember that Metro requires all passengers to wear facial masks or coverings and maintain appropriate social distance from other passengers.
Students who need a Metro U-Pass can visit the Basic Needs Office and take an assement to qualify for a free U-Pass now! Drop-in Assistance at the Basic Needs Office (Decathlon Room, Bookstore Bldg. 2nd Floor ) is currently available:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The U-Pass is provided as a sticker that should be affixed to a photo ID. If you need an El Camino College photo ID, fill out this form.
The Metro U-Pass is prorated in an effort to lower the cost as the term progresses. See below for pricing.
|All U-Passes have an initial $2.00 setup fee.|
|Date Purchased (Week of)
||# of Weeks Pass is Active||Cost|
|February 6, 2023||19||$76|
|February 20, 2023||17||$68|
|March 6, 2023||15||$60|
|March 20, 2023||13||$52|
|April 3, 2023||11||$44|
|April 17, 2023||9||$36|
|May 1, 2023||7||$28|
|May 15, 2023||5||$20|
|May 29, 2023||3||$12|
If you lose your Metro U-Pass, come to the El Camino College Bookstore for a replacement sticker! You will be charged the $2.00 initial setup fee again, but no other fees will be added.
Students who also lost their El Camino College ID card can get a free replacement ID card. Just fill out this form!
The Metro U-Pass is only available to El Camino College students. However, if you are an El Camino College employee or a community member who uses public transportation, you may purchase a TAP card at the Bookstore. TAP cards cost $2.00 and then stored funds can be loaded.