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Requests for Transportation

 

CEAL-Ride provides transportation support for CBL courses. To find out if your request qualifies, please consider these requirements.

The course/program:

Instructions for faculty requesting transportation for their course/program:

  1. Determine if your course meets CBL criteria
  2. Gather the course details, site location, group size and frequency of travel.
  3. Contact CEAL Program Assistant (ceal-ride@umich.edu) to discuss a relevant timeline.
  4. Once CBL status is established, you must complete a lab fee request form.
  5. Work with Program Assistant to schedule orientations and vehicles for your class.
  6. Submit a copy of your syllabus to ceal-ride@umich.edu. 

Please also keep in mind:

  • If you'd like to integrate community-based learning into your course, please contact Denise Galarza Sepúlveda at galarzad@umich.edu.
  • Lab Fee request deadlines are: July 1 for Fall courses, Nov. 1 for Winter courses, March 1 for Spring-Summer courses. [Lab Fees Policy]
  • Lab fees are expected to contribute to the cost of the fuel and rental fee. The remainder of the expense is subsidized by LSA. [Lab Fees justification example]
  • CEAL-Ride does not provide drivers for the vehicles. 
  • Due to a limited number of vehicles, sites are serviced by a bus line may not be eligible. 
  • Vehicles carry up to 7 total occupants.
  • Field trips and/or large groups cannot be accommodated.