U-Pass Rates and Fees

The U-Pass fee is mandatory for all full-time students. The Ventra/Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) U-Pass allows full-time students at SAIC unlimited use of CTA bus and rail transportation for the fall, winter, spring, and summer semesters.

U-Pass Summer 2019 $115/semester
U-Pass Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $155/semester
U-Pass Winter 2020 $35/semester
U-Pass Ventra Fee $5 one-time fee
Lost/Stolen U-Pass Replacement $50 + $5 Shipping and Handling
Damaged U-Pass Replacement Free (first time)/$5 (each additional)