UCI Transportation
UCI Transportation

Motorist Assistance

VIP Service is provided on the main campus at no charge and includes a Motorist Assist and Emergency Ride Home Program.

All VIP Services are available between 7a.m. - 11p.m. by calling 949-824-VIPS (8477).

Motorist Assist services include:

Mobile EV Charging


Rescue Tow

Gas Delivery

Vehicle Unlock

Tire Sealant

Limitations include:

  • Jumpstarts may not be possible on 6 volt electrical systems or vehicles that require higher CCAs (Cold Cranking Amps), such as large V8 and diesel vehicles.
  • Use of tire sealant is a temporary fix that requires the owner to replace the tire.
  • Lockout service may not be possible on all vehicles.
  • Enough gas or EV charge is given to reach the nearest gas station or EV charging port.

Transportation & Distribution Services
200 Public Services Building | Irvine, CA 92697-4525 | parking.uci.edu