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      Ride FREE with Your Student I.D.

      With unlimited rides on all OC Bus local fixed routes, it’s easy to hop aboard for school, work, shopping – wherever you want to go in OC. Relax and ride safe, comfortable air-conditioned buses while avoiding parking costs and hassles and contributing to a cleaner, healthier environment.

      Everything You Need to Know

      This 3-year transportation program lets you ride OCTA's local fixed-route buses with your activated student ID at no additional charge. Now there’s one less thing to spend money on!

      • What do I need to do?
        Activate your ID before using it as a bus pass.

        Santa Ana College Students:

        Cashiers Office VL205
        August 21 – August 25 (regular hours)
        • M, T, Th, Fri: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
        • W: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

        August 28 – September 8
        • M-Th: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
        • F: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

        Closed September 4; regular hours resume September 11

        Continuing Education Students:

        OEC Provisional Education Facility (CHAP)
        1937 W. Chapman Avenue – Admissions Office (2nd Floor)
        Orange, CA  92868
        714-628-5900

        Santiago Canyon College (SCC)
        8045 E. Chapman Avenue – Admissions Office (Room U-80)
        Orange, CA  92869
        714-628-5929

        College and Workforce Preparation Center (CWPC)
        1572 N. Main Street, Admissions Office (Front Lobby)
        Orange, CA  92867
        714-628-5999

        Centennial Education Center
        2900 W. Edinger Ave – Building A-101
        Santa Ana, CA  92704
        (714) 241-5700

        Santa Ana College Adult Education Center
        1530 W. 17th Street – Building B-8
        Santa Ana, CA  92706
        (714) 564-6173

        Remington Education Center
        1325 E. 4th Street
        Santa Ana, CA  92701
        (714) 241-5850

      • How does it work?
        Your student ID is also your bus pass. Swipe it and ride on 65 routes. Additional fare applies for OC Express and Express routes.
      • How long is it good for?
        Student IDs are non-transferrable and must be reactivated each semester to be valid as a bus pass. The Fall 2017 ID will expire January 31, 2018.
      • Who is eligible?
        • Santa Ana College full and part-time students with a valid (activated*) student ID
        • School of Continuing Education (SCE) at Santa Ana College and Santiago Canyon College students with 12+ weekly hours and a valid (activated*) student ID.
          • Centennial Education Center
          • OEC Provisional Education Facility
          • Santiago Canyon College – Division of Continuing Education
          • College & Workforce Preparation Center
      • Who pays for it?
        Starting with the fall 2017 semester, the first year of this 3-year pilot program will be funded by the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP), a part of the Cap-and-Trade Program. During the second and third years (fall 2018 – summer 2020), fees approved by SAC students in May 2017 will pay for the program. For Continuing Education students, second and third year fees will be paid by the Rancho Santiago Community College District.

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      Dana Point Harbor
      Route 1

      • Huntington Beach Pier
      • Fashion Island
      • Monarch Bay
      • Dana Point Harbor
      • San Clemente State Beach
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      Huntington Beach
      Route 29

      • Knott’s Berry Farm
      • West Anaheim Medical Center
      • Golden West College
      • Bella Terra Shopping Center
      • Huntington Beach
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      Mile Square Park
      Route 37

      • North OC Community College
      • Coastline Community College
      • Concorde Career College
      • Mile Square Park
      • Fountain Valley Regional Hospital
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      Buena Park Downtown
      Route 38

      • Anaheim Hills Festival Shopping Center
      • Kaiser Hospital
      • Buena Park Downtown
      • Knott’s Berry Farm
      • Savi Ranch
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      The Great Wolf Resort
      Route 43/543

      • Fullerton College
      • Orangefair Mall
      • Anaheim Resort Area
      • Disneyland
      • The Great Wolf Resort
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      Newport Pier
      Route 47

      • Christ Cathedral
      • UCI Medical Center
      • The Outlets at Orange
      • Orange County Fairgrounds
      • Newport Pier
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      Honda Center
      Route 50

      • The Village at Orange
      • Honda Center
      • Angel Stadium of Anaheim
      • Disneyland
      • Cal State Long Beach
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      Discovery Cube
      Route 53/53X

      • MainPlace Mall
      • Discovery Cube
      • Bowers Museum
      • County Courthouse
      • John Wayne Airport
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      The Outlets of Orange
      Route 54

      • Santiago Canyon College
      • Orange Transportation Center
      • The Outlets at Orange
      • UCI Medical Center
      • Christ Cathedral
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      Orange County Fairgrounds
      Route 55

      • South Coast Plaza
      • Orange Coast College
      • Orange County Fairgrounds
      • Balboa Island
      • Newport Center/Fashion Island
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      Angel Stadium
      Route 57/X

      • Brea Mall
      • Cal State Fullerton
      • Angel Stadium
      • The Outlets at Orange
      • Santa Ana College
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      Bristol Marketplace
      Route 60/560

      • Orange County High School of the Arts
      • Santa Ana College
      • Bristol Marketplace
      • Leisure World
      • Cal State Long Beach
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      Santa Ana Zoo
      Route 64/X

      • Larwin Square
      • Santa Ana Zoo
      • Asian Garden Mall
      • Little Saigon
      • Westminster Mall
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      Bella Terra Shopping Center
      Route 66

      • Irvine Valley College
      • Larwin Square
      • Bella Terra Shopping Center
      • Golden West College
      • Coastline College
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      Mile Square Park
      Route 70

      • Tustin Legacy
      • Mile Square Park
      • Golden West College
      • Bella Terra Shopping Center
      • Sunset Beach County Park
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