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DART Reduced College/Trade School Student ID Information

How to obtain a DART Reduced College/Trade School Student ID

Reduced Fares for Individual College Students

Students whose college, university, trade school, or technical school does not participate in one of DART's Higher Education programs may be eligible to purchase Reduced Fares on an individual basis. Conditions include:
  • Must be a full-time, undergraduate student attending classes at a college, university, trade school or technical school physically located within the DART Service Area

  • The school at which the student is registered does not participate in a DART Higher Education Pass Program

  • Students must obtain a DART Reduced College/Trade School Student ID
    • Complete the DART Reduced College/Trade School Student ID enrollment form (available at www.DART.org/PhotoIDs* or at the DART Store, 1401 Pacific Ave, Dallas, TX 75202)
    • The form may EITHER be signed and stamped by the school registrar, OR attach a National Student Clearinghouse "Current Enrollment Verification Certificate", verifying status as a currently-enrolled full-time undergraduate student.* (A $2.50 fee is charged by National Student Clearinghouse)
    • Present the original completed enrollment form, current college photo ID and a $2.00 fee at the DART Store, Monday - Friday between the hours of 9-11 a.m. or 2-4 p.m.
* This form must be printed for school registrar's office signature and stamp OR a National Student Clearinghouse "Current Enrollment Verification Certificate" must be attached. It cannot be submitted electronically.

Students who have qualified in the above manner may purchase the following pass types at Reduced Fares: 2-Hour, Day Pass, and 31-Day Pass. Passes are valid on all DART, TRE, The T and DCTA buses and trains and may be purchased for use any day of the week.

The colleges and trade schools listed below participate in a contracted Higher Education Program.

For that reason, the students attending these colleges and trade schools do not qualify for reduced fares purchased on the GoPass℠ mobile ticketing app, from a Ticket Vending Machine or from a bus farebox. If you attend one of the schools below, please contact your school to obtain your pass.

Semester Pass
Abilene Christian University (Dallas Campus)
El Centro College
Redeemer Seminary
University of Dallas
UNT Dallas College of Law
UT Southwestern

Quarter Pass
Kaplan College (12005 Ford Rd., Dallas)
The College of Healthcare Professionals

Note: SMU and UTD also participate in a contracted pass program with DART. For that reason, SMU and UTD students do not qualify for reduced fares purchased on the GoPass℠ mobile ticketing app, from a Ticket Vending Machine or from a bus farebox.
Participating High Schools and Middle Schools
Semester Pass
Cornerstone Crossroads Academy
Lassiter Early College High School
International Leadership of Texas

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