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Passes for Students
We encourage you to apply for a DART Student Transit Pass. To do so:
- Have a valid Comet Card.
- Be registered for the current semester.
- Apply on or after the first day of class in the semester for which you registered.
A DART Student Transit Pass allows you to ride all Dallas Area Rapid Transit buses and trains, plus TRETrinity Railway Express Zone 1 (The Trinity Railway Express from Union Station to CentrePort / DFW Airport Station).
Passes for Faculty and Staff
If you’re a current benefit-eligible member of the UT Dallas faculty or staff with a valid Comet Card, you can purchase a DART Transit Pass for the discounted price of $600 (normally $800). From December 1 through February 12, these passes are available for $300. Passes are good from January 1 through December 31, and allow you to ride all Dallas Area Rapid Transit buses and trains, plus the Trinity Railway Express from Union Station to CentrePort / DFW Airport Station (TRETrinity Railway Express Zone 1).
To purchase a pass, please:
- Complete a DART Pass Application (PDFPortable Document Format File, 429KB) and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wait to be notified when your pass is ready for pick up.
- Bring your Comet Card and payment to the Parking Office (PS3 1.200). Unfortunately, payroll deduction cannot be used to pay for this pass.
You will be contacted when your pass is available to be picked up.
Your pass belongs to the University of Texas at Dallas and is good for you and you alone. Please do not attempt to alter your pass, duplicate your pass, or give it to someone else to use. The University reserves the right to confiscate your pass for its unauthorized use; DARTDallas Area Rapid Transit reserves the right to prosecute you.
Lost or Stolen Passes
Before you report a pass as lost or stolen, you may want to contact DARTDallas Area Rapid Transit Lost and Found (214.749.3810), UT Dallas Police Lost and Found, or Transportation (email@example.com / 972.883.2344) to see if anyone has turned it in.
If you find a pass, please send it via campus mail to MailStop SSB21.
Report your lost or stolen pass to firstname.lastname@example.org / 972.883.2344 so we can disable it electronically. We will reissue your pass after you request so in writing, and accompany your request with a new DART Pass Application (PDFPortable Document Format File, 429KB). In addition, if you are a faculty or staff member, you will need to pay a non-refundable fee of $600; Depending on the month when your pass was lost or stolen, we may opt to pro-rate this fee. If you lose your pass three or more times, we reserve the right to stop issuing passes to you.