University of California, Riverside

Transportation & Parking Services



Mobility Transport Services


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On-Campus Transport for Mobility Impaired Students, Faculty, Staff, and UCR Guests

Transportation & Parking Services (TAPS), in collaboration with Student Special Services and Human Resources Disability Management, provides transport services for mobility impaired students, faculty, staff, and UCR guests who either have a temporary or permanent disability.

 
All mobility impaired members of the UCR campus community are offered transports for one week. If you require transport for a longer period of time, please select Establish Long Term Eligibility to review the requirements.
 
TAPS Mobility Transport Services (MTS) are available weekdays from 7:30 AM until 8:00 PM during the Fall, Winter, and Spring academic quarters. During the Summer quarter, Winter Break and Spring Break, transports are available weekdays from 7:30 AM until 5:00 PM.
 
This complimentary service is strictly for transport to and from classes or work/office locations. Trips for personal business or errands will not be accommodated. Please see the Pickup Locations  document for current pickup locations.

Schedule a Pickup

  • Login to the UCR Mobility Application with your UCR NetID. If you do not have a UCR NetID, please call TAPS MTS at 951-827-3872.
  • From the My Mobility dropdown menu, select Schedule a Pickup to schedule either one-time or recurring transports.
  • We provide temporary transports for up to one week without establishing eligibility. If you need transports for more than one week, please contact the Disability Specialist from Student Special Services at 951- 827-4538..

Establish Long Term Eligibility

Students:

  • If you need transport services beyond one week, please contact the Disability Specialist from Student Special Services at 951- 827-4538.

Faculty and Staff:

  • If you need transport services beyond one week, please email mobilitytransport@ucr.edu with the nature of your mobility needs and the duration of your transports. You should receive a response within one business day.
  • If you have questions regarding your disability requirements, contact the Human Resources Disability Management Coordinator at 951-827-4785 to discuss your options.

Reservation Guidelines

Scheduling New Rides

  • TAPS MTS must have twenty-four (24) hours’ notice to accept a scheduled ride. Log in to the UCR Mobility Application to schedule a new ride or reschedule an existing ride. If you need assistance, contact TAPS MTS directly at 951-827-3872.

Reschedule or Cancel a Ride

  • TAPS MTS requires a minimum of four (4) hours to change or cancel a ride. Log in to the UCR Mobility Application to reschedule or cancel an existing ride.
  • For changes or new reservations with less than four (4) hours’ notice, please contact TAPS MTS directly at 951-827-3872 or send an email to mobilitytransport@ucr.edu.
  • We will do our best to accommodate you provided there is an opening in the schedule. Habitual failure to cancel your ride without providing four (4) hours’ notice may result in your rides being suspended for a minimum of two weeks.

Reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis. You may have to choose an earlier or later pickup time, depending upon availability.

Pickup Guidelines

  • It is your responsibility to be at the pickup location at the scheduled time. Due to a strict schedule, drivers will only wait for two (2) minutes before leaving.
  • Drivers will assist you out of the vehicle. Drivers will NOT escort or assist you to a building or room.
  • If you miss a pickup without notifying TAPS MTS, your transports for the rest of the day will be cancelled. Call TAPS MTS at 951-827-3872 to re-establish your rides for the day. If you miss more than three (3) transports within the same quarter, service will be suspended until you contact TAPS MTS and request to be reinstated.

For more information about services for those with special needs and disabilities, students may contact Student Special Services. Faculty and staff may contact Human Resources Disability Management.

For information on how to obtain a Medical Parking Permit, please contact TAPS at 951-827-8277.

Tell us how we're doing. If you have suggestions regarding Mobility Transport, please email mobilitytransport@ucr.edu.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Transportation & Parking Services
683 Linden Street
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Tel: (951) 827-8277
Fax: (951) 827-2178
E-mail: parking@ucr.edu

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