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New Employees

New employees to Portland State University enjoy subsidized transit passes, bicycle parking garages, and a variety of parking permits at competitive prices.

By Bike

Employees commuting by bicycle enjoy a variety of beneifts that make biking a smart choice! 
  • Secure your bike in one of our badge-access bike rooms, located throughout the University.
  • Get repair advice, fix a flat, or have your bike tuned up for you at the PSU Bike Hub.
  • Learn about bike routes to PSU using the online regional trip planner tool.
  • Need a car occasionally? Check out ZipCar and Car2Go!
By Transit
Many employees choose to use transit as an easy and flexible way to commute to campus.
  • With the Employee PassPort, you can pay monthly for a subsidized transit pass! The Employee PassPort includes an emergency ride home program, too! 
  • Plan your trip to PSU using the TriMet Trip Planner tool.
  • Get personalized trip planning, purchase TriMet passes, and more at our office!
  • Need a car occasionally? Check out ZipCar and Car2Go!
By Car
Commuting to campus by car can be expensive! If you choose to bring a car, we've got options:
  • Choose from any student term permit and pay out of pocket. Or,
  • Purchase a Faculty/Staff annual permit using a monthly deduction out of your pay -- pretax. Please note that your classification may not qualify you for all types of permits.
  • Learn about our daily and hourly options for infrequent car trips to campus.
  • Reduce your impact by sharing the ride!