Frequently Asked Questions
What are the requirements for the GO RIO program?
In order to qualify for GO RIO a student must:
1) Fill out an online survey on the Access Rio Portal only for first time GO RIO users.
2) Be a registered student at RHC
After following each of the above two steps, students will receive a “U-Pass” sticker that will be affixed to the Photo ID and serve as the current semesters bus pass.
How much is the GO RIO transit fee?
Free to all registered students
Where can I pick up a “U-Pass” Sticker?
U-Pass Stickers are available at the Admissions and Records Photo ID window located just outside of SS-120, Students must make an appointment via Access Rio Portal before dropping by the A & R Photo ID window.
What bus companies/transit agencies honor the GO RIO pass?
GO RIO U-Passes can be used on El Monte Transit, Foothill Transit, L.A. County Public Works’ Sunshine Shuttle, Metro, Montebello Bus Lines, Norwalk Transit, Pasadena Transit, Torrance Transit, Long Beach, and Santa Monica.
Can I use the GO RIO U-Pass at any time or is it only valid for travel to and from Rio Hondo College?
The GO RIO U-Pass is valid any time during regular operating hours (including weekends) and can be used for any travel needs such as school, work and leisure.
I lost my GO RIO U-Pass sticker. How can I obtain a new one?
Students who lost a GO RIO U-Pass sticker can request a new sticker at Photo ID Window for a $10.00 replacement fee plus $5 ID card replacement fee for a total of $15.00 to be paid at the Cashier’s Window.
Be safe and happy travels.
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