Carpool and Ride Share

Carpool Matching

The Transportation Office will attempt to locate a WWU carpool partner for Western Employees upon request. For more information, please contact our office.

Additional Carpooling Sites

(open to the public):

Carpool Safety

  • Drivers:  be fully rested and refrain from using drugs or alcohol 
  • Meet the person you are considering traveling with in a public place, before agreeing to travel together
  • Follow your instincts: If something feels suspicious never hesitate to close communication or back out of the ride
  • Tell a friend or family member about your trip plans
  • Carry a fully charged cell phone
  • Exchange emergency contact information
  • Exchange drivers license info
  • Ask for personal references
  • Meet in a public and high traffic pick-up and drop-off location

Rideshare Groups

There are some local rideshare groups on Facebook. These groups are not run or monitored by Western Washington University.

WWU Rideshare

PNW Rideshare