There is a variety of benefits to incentivize commuters to switch to a more affordable and environmentally sustainable commute mode. To learn more about transportation-related sustainability initiatives at Columbia, visit the Sustainable Columbia website.
If you currently choose a sustainable travel mode to get to and from Columbia, you can become a registered Smart Commuter which enters you into a bi-monthly drawing to win Flex Dollars. Learn more and sign up on the Sustainable Columbia website.
If you are a Columbia employee working at our Manhattanville Campus, click here to learn about specific commuter incentives for Manhattanville employees designed to help reduce parking and traffic congestion.
Enroll in the Thruway Green Pass Discount Plan and receive a 10% discount on all NY-NJ state-line crossings and Thruway tolls for Hybrid-specific emissions outlined on the Thruway Authority's website. All Green Passes for low-emission vehicles can be arranged by contacting E-ZPass New York online or by phone at 1-800-333-TOLL.
Carpooling allows you to share the cost and driving responsibilities of your commute with another passenger. Learn more about incentives that support carpooling.
Park your car outside the city and travel in on a bus, or park your car and travel in with a co-worker. Learn more about Park & Ride options here.