Always bring a mask with you on your commute. If your commute takes you through crowded areas, or narrow paths that may be difficult to stay distanced, wear your mask to reduce COVID-19 transmission. On hot days, consider bringing a second mask; masks soaked in perspiration can be difficult to breath in may become less effective.
Be choosy and don’t risk close interactions with those are engaging in risky behavior like not wearing a mask in social situations or not observing social distancing. If you plan to ride with a friend or partner, make sure you discuss safe practices for COVID-19 transmission reduction and establish guidelines for interaction you are both comfortable with.
Single occupancy vehicles provide many conveniences, but they also contribute to lower air quality, excessive pavement for parking accommodations and wear and tear on campus roads. Explore some of the other options below to see how you can mix up your commute, contribute to cleaner air for everyone ,and still stay COVID-19 safe.