Winter quarter bus passes available beginning Dec. 1

Faculty and staff Viking Xpress passes for winter quarter will be available starting Tuesday, Dec. 1. The passes will be available for purchase through the Sustainable Transportation Office. Online forms for payroll deduction or cash payment are available at the Transportation Web site at Passes are delivered through campus mail, unless arrangements for personal pick-up are made. The cost to the employee is $23. Temporary faculty, staff and Dining Services employees also are eligible to purchase the Viking Xpress pass. Winter quarter Viking Xpress passes are valid from Jan. 2 to March 27, 2010.

Fall and academic year Viking Xpress passes will be sold through Monday, Nov. 30.

Viking Xpress passes are valid for rides on all WTA buses, including Route 80X to Mount Vernon. Please visit for information about how to use your bus pass for parking evenings and weekends (see evening parking).

For more information, contact Carol Berry or Wendy Crandall in the Sustainable Transportation Office at (360) 650-7960, e-mail or visit


Wednesday, November 18, 2009 - 4:11pm