Ridesharing Apps

Don't Pollute! Change the Way You Commute

The Commuter Services Office provides faculty, staff and students with an extensive Rideshare Program. The following programs are available to assist you in your commute to Cal State LA.

Ridesharing Apps

Ridesharing apps provide alternative ways to get to campus.


Introducing Waze Carpool

Waze Carpool

Waze Carpool allows you to plan drives and connect with other commuters along your route. 

Here are 3 easy steps to carpooling with Waze:

 1.    Tell Waze Carpool where you live and your destination. They will attempt to

match you with a fellow Wazer going your way.

 2.    When it’s time, one Wazer picks you up and off you go.

 3.    Payment is set in advance based on distance. When the ride is over,

Waze Carpool transfers it from rider to driver.



Here's how to claim your free ride with Waze Carpool:

  • Download the Waze Carpool app (available for iOS and Android)
  • After you register, go into your Profile.
  • Click the Payments option and proceed.
  • Then select the “Redeem Coupon” button.
  • Enter the code CSULA and voila! Your first ride is free.


Lyft LineLyft Line

Lyft Line is an affordable new way to ride.  Share the ride with others going the same way, and pay up to 60% less. 

Here are 3 easy steps to joining Lyft Line:

1.    Open the Lyft app and select ‘Line.’

2.    Tap the ‘Request Line’ button. Lyft will prompt you to enter your destination so you can start building your Line.

Within minutes, you’ll be matched with a ride.

Note: The price of your trip is fixed up-front. Even if Lyft can't find another passenger, your Line will remain

at the discounted rate.

3.    Wait for a text from Lyft when your Line arrives.


Eagle Rideshare with Rideamigos

rideamigos A great resource that will make your daily commute easier and allow you to earn rewards.  Ride Amigos will enable you to:

  • Discover alternatives to driving in, be it finding a carpool buddy, a new bike route, transit options, or even a vanpool.
  • Track your own parking, transit, and active modes of commuting, showing you details such as calories burned, CO2 reduction, money saved, and more.
  • Learn about campus commuting programs and amenities.
  • Earn rewards and compete with fellow campus members.

To get started visit the Cal State LA’s Ride Amigos site, click on the Register button on the top of the screen and register using your campus email address. Then start using any of the commuting benefits!  


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