UC Drive

UCDriveWhat is UCDrive?

Rent a vehicle by the hour instead of by the day. It makes occasional use of a vehicle affordable. The program offers these features:

  • Rentals charged by the hour (rates)
  • 24/7 access
  • Convenient Self-Service
  • Online reservations
  • Parking in University exempt spaces

How does it work?

  1. Sign up for UCDrive. Note that it will take 24 hours to set up your account.
  2. Review our instructions for using UCDrive.
  3. Make your online reservation.
  4. Pick up your vehicle at one of our convenient locations.

How can UCDrive benefit you and your department?

  • Using the UCDrive car for UCD business means you don't need to bring your car to campus. Save on parking, maintenance and high fuel costs.
  • Reduce your valuable time by not having to complete travel reimbursement paperwork, as well as making an extra trip to the bank to deposit your reimbursement.
  • Fleet Services provides roadside assistance if the vehicle breaks down.
  • Insurance is included in the hourly fee.
  • Reduce administrative effort to process and track reimbursements.
  • Short trips are now affordable (only charged for time used and not for a whole day).