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What is UCDrive?

Rent by the hour, not by the day!

UCDrive makes short term use of rental vehicles affordable by offering a convenient way for campus customers to rent a car by the hour instead of by the day. The program offers these features:

  • Rentals charged by the hour (Click here for rates)
  • 24/7 access 
  • Convenient self service
  • Online reservations
  • Parking in university exempt spaces

Interested? Follow these steps:

  1. Sign up for UCDrive. Note: 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.

New! Make reservations from your phone:

  1. Sign up for UCDrive (See instructions above)
  2. Download the Fleetshare app (Instructions)
  3. Enter the company ID: UCD
  4. Enter your UCDrive username and password
  5. Select a UCDrive pick-up location and vehicle type
  6. Make your reservation

How can UCDrive benefit you and your department?

  • Save on parking, car maintenance and high fuel costs by leaving your car at home
  • Save time and administrative costs by eliminating travel reimbursement paperwork
  • Save money on short trips — UCDrive charges by the hour instead of the day
  • Eliminate insurance worries, it's included in the hourly fee
  • Park in any exempt parking space close to your destination