Motor Pool Rates
Current UW Tacoma rental rates are listed below. The UWT Motor Pool is a self-sustaining operation. As such, rental rates are set to cover the full cost of doing business.
Motor Pool rates for the 2012-13 fiscal year are:
- Toyota Prius Hybrid, $25.37 per day plus $.12 per mile
- 8- and 12-Passenger Vans, $68.64 per day, free mileage up to 100 miles per day, $.35 for each excess mile.
In the event that a UW Tacoma Motor Pool vehicle is not available, the Motor Pool will arrange for a comparable Enterprise vehicle at the same daily and mileage rate.
Motor Pool fees cover the following costs:
- Regular unleaded fuel and motor oil
- Emergency purchases such as tires and batteries (if replacement is required through no negligence of the operator)
- Towing and repair charges resulting from a vehicle breakdown
Regular maintenance services will be performed through UWT Facilities on University owned vehicles.
The UWT vehicle rental fee does not cover the following costs:
- Parking fees
- Traffic or parking fines, including penalties for late payments
- Ferry and bridge tolls
- Storage fees
- Vehicle damage
- Cleaning services (inside/outside) for unusually littered/dirty vehicles