Gator Gears Student Bike Rental Program

Gator Gears Gator Gears Student Bike Rental Program is designed to offer students a convenient full-service cycling experience at an affordable price. Our custom-made, high-quality bicycles are available for rental in one-semester, two-semester or annual increments.

How It Works

Students will be able to sign up for Gator Gears through our Gator One Central signup app or by visiting either the Transportation and Parking Services table or the Office of Sustainability table at Gator One Central during Fall Preview sessions. Participants will receive their new Gator Gears bicycle, a free bike helmet, a combination U-lock and free labor on repairs for the duration of the rental period.


Rental prices:

  • Any one semester (Fall, Spring or Summer): $40
  • Any two semesters (Fall-Spring or Spring-Summer): $70
  • Annual rental (full academic year, Fall-Summer): $100

All program fees will be charged to the participant’s student account.

For a full list of the program’s rules and regulations, please visit http://bikes.ufl.edu/gator-gears/rules/

Gator Gears Bike

Our Bicycles

Gator Gears bicycles are custom-made, high-quality 3-speed cruiser models and come outfitted with front and rear fenders, a front basket and a rear rack. The bicycles are available in three sizes and are assigned to participants by height to provide the most comfortable riding experience possible.

Free Repairs

Participants will receive free labor on all repairs by our trained staff mechanics (participants will only be responsible for the cost of parts). Repairs are conducted on an appointment basis using a mobile repair station which can meet the participant at any location on campus for additional convenience. For more information or to schedule your repair appointment, please visit www.bikes.ufl.edu/repairs.

Additional Questions/Contact Us

Gator Gears is a joint program between the UF Office of Sustainability, Transportation and Parking Services and Student Traffic Court. Visit bikes.ufl.edu for more information.