Upass Announcement

September 5, 2017

Please read the following information carefully:

  1. Distribution line: The Upass distribution line is only for first year students, new students and students who have lost their card. If you already have a Upass, then do not go to the distribution line (the expiration date does not apply anymore and your card is valid for the remaining duration of your time here at uOttawa.)
  2. If your already have a Upass, please use a Tapping Station.
  3. If the machine turns red: your card hasn’t been activated however you will still be able to board any OC/STO bus until your card can get activated. Show your Upass to the bus driver. uOttawa students have a 2 weeks grace period, and fare enforcement will not be applied for any student holding a Upass (the expiration date does not apply anymore, your card is valid for the remaining duration of your time here at uOttawa.)
  4. If the machine turns green but your card doesnt work in any OC/STO bus: you will still be able to board on any OC/STO bus. Show your Upass to the driver. uOttawa students have a 2 weeks grace period, fare enforcement will not be applied for any student holding a Upass (the expiration date does not apply anymore, your card is valid for the remaining of your time here in UOttawa.)
  5. In the event where a OC/STO bus driver would not allow you to board on the bus, please:
  6. Take note of the bus number, the driver’s name and the time of boarding.
  7. Send an email to the VP. University affairs (vp.university@sfuo.ca) with the following information:

 

The SFUO team is working hard to ensure that all Upass are distributed as quickly as possible. We appreciate your patience and cooperation.

 

Sincerely,

 

The SFUO team