Parking & Transportation

Student Transit Pass

VCU Parking and Transportation offers discounted GRTC Student Transit Passes to all VCU students. With this pass, you have easy and affordable access to convenient transportation around the Richmond Metro area. Just show your VCUCard and swipe your student transit pass when boarding, and you can ride any GRTC bus at any time!

Semester rates:

Classification Price
Full-time student $100 per semester
Part-time student $50 per semester


Dates Valid:

Spring semester: 1/1-5/31
Summer semester: 6/1-7/31
Fall semester: 7/17-12/31

Full-time status for the Fall and Spring semesters is defined as:
Undergraduate - 12 or more credit hours
Graduate - 9 or more credit hours
Part-time status for the Fall and Spring semesters is defined as:
Graduate and undergraduate - a minimum of 3 credit hours
Passes can be purchased at either customer service office:

Monroe Park Campus Office MCV Campus Office
1108-A West Broad Street 659 N. 8th Street
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Student GRTC bus pass


* Please note, your student transit pass will be automatically cancelled if your student status changes from part-time to full-time during the semester. If you would like to continue using this service, you must purchase a full-time student transit pass for an additional $50. Replacement transit cards can be purchased at the customer service office.

Participants classified as both a VCU employee and student are not eligible to purchase the student transit pass.