Gopher Bikes Program

Gopher Bike Library

Borrow a bike for the term or the year!

Gopher Bike

Gopher Bikes is a convenient full-service program to help you get around campus. Bicycles are available on a first-come, first-served basis as available. Participants get a bicycle, a bike helmet, a combination U-lock. Rental period ends on the last day of instruction for the semester/summer term. Study and final exam days are not included unless prearranged.

Rental Rates

FREE during the pilot program!

Pickup and Return Dates

Fall 2023  - Pickup starting: September 11 , 2023 at 10 a.m.

- Return due date: December 13, 2023 at 5 p.m.

Spring 2023  - Pickup starting: March 12, 2024 at 1 p.m. (start of 2nd 7-week session)

- Return due date: April 29, 2024 at 5 p.m.

Summer 2024  - Pickup starting: May 13, 2024 at 1 p.m.

- Return due date: August 23, 2024  at 5 p.m.

How to get one

  1. Sign up with this link.
  2. Wait for the program participation email.
  3. Visit the PTS office and sign the agreement to get your bike.

Gopher Bike rentals are subject to these Terms and Conditions

How to return

  1. Return and lock bike at the Gopher Bike rack located along Walnut Street outside the University Avenue Ramp.
  2. Email with the return date and bike number within 24hrs.


Email for questions.