Policy Number: 131

Alternative Transportation Incentives (policy suspended during fiscal year 2010 - effective 9/1/2009)

Subject:

University provided transportation incentives for employees

Scope:

Eligible employees

Date Reviewed: September 2008

Responsible Office: Auxiliary Enterprises

Responsible Executive: Vice President and Chief Auxiliary Enterprises Officer

I.     POLICY AND GENERAL STATEMENT

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ("university") provides incentives to employees to use various alternative forms of transportation between the employee’s home and the Texas Medical Center (“TMC”) under its Mobility Program.

To be eligible to participate in the Mobility Program, an employee must:

Employees may not use their Mobility Program benefits to drive into the TMC area or park in local merchant parking lots and then ride the Rail or a Local METRO route.

An employee who is found to be misusing the program will be dropped from the program. Depending upon the nature of the misuse, the employee may be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination.

II.     PROCEDURE

Consult the Mobility Program web site for detailed procedures.

III.     CONTACTS

ContactTelephoneEmail/Web Address
Mobility Program 713-500-8400 http://www.uthouston.edu/mobility/index.htm