Summer U-Pass update
Fall and winter U-Pass cards will expire on April 30, 2020 for all Algonquin College, Carleton University, University of Ottawa, and Saint Paul University students.
Carleton University, University of Ottawa, and Saint Paul University
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Carleton University, University of Ottawa, and Saint Paul University have suspended the summer U-Pass program. Student U-Pass fees have been waived.
Please do not throw out your current U-Pass. It can be re-used next semester.
For the latest information about the U-Pass program at your school, please visit:
The summer U-Pass program will continue for Algonquin College students. Full-time students will receive a new U-Pass in the mail, to replace their expired cards.
The summer U-Pass is valid starting May 1, 2020 until August 31, 2020.
For information about the summer U-Pass, eligibility, opting out and more, visit the Algonquin College website.
Pay with Presto this summer
If travelling on OC Transpo this summer, Carleton University, University of Ottawa, and Saint Paul University students, as well as Algonquin College students not taking classes this summer, will need to purchase and load a Presto card.
Purchase a Presto card
Please note, Customer Service Centres are currently closed.
The EquiPass may be an option for some students during the summer, depending on income. All applications must be sent by mail.
Apply early because approvals can take up to 30 business days.