BruinCar: Rentals That Make Sense

BruinCar: Rentals That Make Sense

September 23, 2013


Why BruinCar?


BruinCar provides quality, sustainable rental vehicles that save you time and money. Our wide range of vehicles are exclusively available for official university business by campus departments and student groups only. 

BruinCar Offers:

  • 24-hour on-campus drop-off/pick-up
  • Immediate online reservations with instant confirmation
  • View car availability online
  • Free campus parking and below market fuel cost
  • UC insurance 
  • UC recharge billing and no sales tax


Reserve, Pick-up and Go

  1. Reserve your BruinCar through the online reservation system
  2. Pick up your vehicle anytime in Parking Structure 8 on level 2 using BruinCar's 24/7 self-service system
  3. Complete and return the vehicle inspection form located within the vehicle and head on your way

First time users

*Depending on department authorization process.

Vehicle Types


BruinCar offers a wide variety of vehicles ranging in size and price: 

  • Intermediate Sedans 
  • Midsize Sedans 
  • Passenger Vans
  • Pickup Trucks
  • ...all varying in price
Whether you are traveling alone or in a group, BruinCar has a vehicle to fit your needs. Our hybrid vehicles seat up to 5 people, while our passenger vans seat up to 8 people. 

Convenient On-Campus Location


BruinCar is conveniently located on campus. Vehicles can be picked up and returned in Parking Structure 8 on level 2.

In addition to the on-campus pick-up and drop-off location, BruinCar offers an on-campus self-service fueling station, which is open 24/7 and located at Fleet Services (741 Charles E. Young Drive).


Customer Care


BruinCar offers 24-hour roadside assistance, along with UC insurance on all their vehicles, giving you peace of mind on the road.

Additionally, BruinCar provides each driver and vehicle an accident reporting packet to help walk drivers through the reporting process in the case of an accident. 

Customer Care

BruinCar Instructional Videos



BruinCar Office

Email: | Phone: (310) 825-2963 Option #1 | Fax: (310) 206-5105


741 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Office Hours        

7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday