Get yourself the gift of zip
Zipcar is a car-sharing service allowing members to reserve cars by the hour or day--with gas, insurance and 180 mile/day included with every reservation--so if you’re always asking for rides (no fun) or having a difficult time building your own car, make sure Zipcar is at the top of your back-to-school list. Click here to join.
For existing members, Know someone leaving for the halls of academia? Teach them the ins and outs of cars by the hour or the day. Refer that college guy or gal to Zipcar. You'll each get $25 free driving credit when they join. With cars on over 300 campuses, they'll have the freedom that comes with having a car without the hassles of owning one. You're like the best professor ever.