Midway through this semester, students riding SF State shuttles are experiencing longer wait times on campus than in the past, even with the new Gator Pass provided earlier this semester.
Students can usually wait anywhere between five to 15 minutes for a shuttle, but lately have
Students whizzing around on electric skateboards are becoming more of a common sight at SF State. The latest e-boards are proving to be legitimate modes of transportation while being fun in a way that differentiates them from their non electric counterparts. Students who have incorporated
For Eden Yohannes, coming to SF State from Petaluma can cost up to $26 a day.
She and other students from the North Bay often commute because they cannot afford to live in San Francisco and have opted to live with their families outside the
The University Police Department and Parking and Transportation have created a new policy after the California Highway Patrol recently conducted routine inspections on several of the campus shuttle buses provided by Transmetro. This is one of the many safety concerns being worked on among several recent security flaws throughout San Francisco.
San Francisco is a place of opportunity. While some move here to start a business, others move for the plentiful jobs this metropolis has to offer. The opportunity to live out the American dream of starting something new and different should never be shamed, nor
New shuttle bus service made available for student commuters to on beginning days of the spring 2015 semester
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="960"] Two new shuttles will pick up students to and from Daly City BART to campus to help the commuter students at SF State. Photo by Amanda Peterson / Xpress[/caption]
Last month, the University invested $83,000 to add two additional shuttles to the
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] BART employees strike in front of West Oakland Bart Station Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 in Oakland, Calif. Bart management and unions agreed to new terms Monday afternoon. Photo by Amanda Peterson / Xpress[/caption]
The BART strike is over and the 30,000 students,
Friday, commuters across the Bay Area awoke to the painful realization that this was day one of a BART strike.
Union representatives announced Thursday night their employees would walk off the job after a 28-hour marathon negotiation ended at an impasse.
Both sides traded jabs Friday and
SF State students and faculty, along with the rest of the Bay Area, anxiously await the outcome of the BART negotiations as labor talks continue to drag on and commuters consider alternate transit options.
Meanwhile, the University continues to make contingency plans for students caught in
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] The Daly City BART station coninues to operate normally on Friday, Oct. 24th, 2013. The BART union and management are still in negotiations, which still leaves the possibility of another BART strike next week. Photo by Gavin McIntyre / Xpress[/caption]
Eighty-nine percent of SF State students live off-campus, which makes transportation critical to our University's success. But out of all 23 CSU campuses, SF State is the only one that does not offer a parking permit that covers off-campus students for every day of the