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 (MBBM-130) is currently available:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wednesday (Every 2nd & 4th), 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Starting Wednesday, September 14, 2022)
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|
|August 22, 2022||26||$136.50|
|September 5, 2022||24||$126.00|
|September 19, 2022||22||$115.50|
|October 3, 2022||20||$105.00|
|October 17, 2022||18||$94.50|
|October 31, 2022||16||$84.00|
|November 14, 2022||14||$73.50|
|November 28, 2022||12||$63.00|
|December 12, 2022||10||$52.50|
|December 26, 2022||8||$42.00|
|Januray 9, 2023||6||$31.50|
|January 23, 2023||4||$21.00|
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.