As a student, you have plenty of responsibilities, from schoolwork and a job to keeping up with family, friends and social activities on campus. At Grand Canyon University (GCU), we want to make your education as stress-free as possible. Explore the resources available to you on campus to help you make the most of your time here at GCU. Whether you are looking for extra help in your classes, you need more information about graduation or you want to know if your favorite campus eatery is busy, everything you need to get around campus is right here at your fingertips.
Explore resources that can help you succeed, including learning tutorials, simulated peer collaboration and academic help sessions.
Career Resources are here to help you prepare to make the transition from student life to a career. We offer online resource tools, workshops, student employment opportunities, companies on campus events and much more.
Student Success offers programs to help enhance your education, including the First Year Experience, study abroad and more.
Lopes Living Well
Offering campus resources and professional support to all GCU students, Lopes Living Well helps promote emotional and spiritual well-being.
Find out about when GCU's formal commencement ceremonies are scheduled, how to order regalia and more essential information.
Discover how Student Disability Services helps all students have equal access to GCU programs, systems and facilities.
At GCU, your safety is our priority. Learn about campus safety measures, including controlling campus access and emergency phones.
Lope Team Shop
Lopes Up! Show your GCU spirit and style by stocking up on the latest gear and accessories from the Lope Team Shop.
Canyon Health and Wellness Clinic
Protect and preserve your health and well-being with services that promote wellness from GCU’s Canyon Health and Wellness Clinic.
Parking on Campus
To park on campus, you must register your vehicle and purchase a parking pass. Learn about available lots and parking garages.
Dining on Campus
Learn about the many dining options available on campus, from grab ‘n go to sit-down to specialty food options.
Tuition and Financing
Learn about the cost of tuition, scholarship opportunities, how to finance your education, read your award letter and more.
There are many benefits to being a GCU student, including access to our campus community and top-quality academics. We are also pleased to partner with local and national vendors to offer you discounts for automotive services, entertainment, food, retail and more! Carry your student ID with you to take advantage of these discounts.
Do you have family or friends that are visiting you here at GCU? We have partnered with several car rental companies and nearby hotels to offer discounted rates. Check out these discounts and ask for the GCU Events discount to get take advantage of these offers.
Self-Service Car Share
On-campus students have two options for inexpensive auto rental services, available by the hour, day or longer. Self-service car share can help reduce the number of cars on campus, introduce sustainable transportation to the GCU community and provide a cost-effective alternative to car ownership.
GCU Golf Cart Shuttles
GCU Golf cart shuttles operate Monday through Friday from 7 am - 10 pm. Shuttles bring passengers from campus parking garages to popular locations such as student housing or classroom building around campus. Visit the golf carts' schedule and routes here.
UhaulCarShare partners with GCU to offer a car sharing program on campus. GCU students, faculty and staff can drive self-service cars by the hour or day 24/7. Use UhaulCarShare for running errands, shuttling friends and family to the airport, shopping or taking quick road trips during any time of the day or night. UhaulCarShare is far more convenient and cost effective than owning a car.
Our rates start as low as $4.95 per hour (plus mileage) and $62 per day with a low price guarantee. You can manage your account, make a new reservation or extend a current reservation. Log in and reserve any car 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You only pay for what you use!
How to Join
It is simple - all you need is a valid driver's license and to follow these steps:
1. Visit uhaulcarshare.com
2. Create an account (or log into your existing account) to make a reservation
3. Choose a vehicle to rent
4. Enter timeframe to use the vehicle
5. Fill out your information
6. Take a picture of your driver's license and a picture of yourself
You are ready to begin sharing!
(After making a reservation, you will be asked to submit a ''real time'' headshot of yourself. We are looking out for your safety and protection by verifying your identity and ensuring that you are the only one accessing your account.)
For more details, visit uhaulcarshare.com and follow us on social media.
Cars and Locations
Two UhaulCarShare vehicles are available to reserve hourly by students, faculty, staff, departments and the community. The cars are located in their assigned parking spots on campus (located in lot 4, section C, east side of Camelback Hall).
Questions? Email [email protected] or call our 24/7 customer service line at 877-990-UCAR (8227).
Ready, Set, Drive!
You will be given a seven-digit access code to use during your reservation. Enter the code into the keypad to unlock and access the car. Keys are tethered in the vehicle at all times.
Gas is on us! Use the gas card located in each vehicle and your personal gas ID to ensure you are never on empty. Run all your errands and return the car where you found it. Remember, car sharing is a community effort. Please keep the vehicle clean and ready for the next member to use.
Zipcar at GCU
GCU has partnered with Zipcar to bring self-service, on-demand car sharing to the area. To use Zipcars, simply register as a member, reserve a car online or by phone, use your Zipcard to enter the car and drive away. When you are done, return the car to the same location where you picked it up. For more information on this program, visit zipcar.com/universities/grand-canyon-university
- Access to Zipcars 24/7.
- Discounted hourly rates for faculty, staff and students age 18 and older. Rates start at just $7.50 per hour or $69 per day.
- Gas, insurance and maintenance are included for free!
- Join for only $25 a year and receive $35 in driving credit your first month.
If you have any questions regarding these programs, visit the Office of Student Engagement or call 602-639-7250.
Mail and Copy Center
The Mail Center offers a variety of shipping and supply services. Every student living on campus receives a personal mailbox that is located outside of their dorm.
If parents or loved ones would like to send a package to you, please follow the format below to label packages:
Grand Canyon University
3300 W. Camelback Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85017
Attn: Student Name, BOX # (do not input "P.O. BOX")
Find more information for students and parents on how to send and receive your mail and packages.