Motorist Assistance

Motorist Assistance


In the event your vehicle becomes disabled, Transportation Services provides limited motorist assistance on the UCR campus. Because of liability issues our staff is limited to the services we can provide, but we will try to offer assistance to get you on your way.

Assistance is available Monday - Friday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM and Saturday and Sunday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Assistance is not available on campus holidays.

Services we can provide include:

  • Vehicle Battery Jump Start
  • Vehicle Key Lock-out
  • Free gallon of gas, if empty
  • Tire air service for vehicles

Also available on campus for vehicle tire inflation is a self-service Air Station located in Parking Lot 30.

For Motorist Assistance services, call 951-827-4133 or use the blue emergency call boxes located on campus.

If you have an emergency, call 911.

To report a crime contact UC Police Department Dispatch at 951-827-5222 or visit their office located on campus at 3500 Canyon Crest Drive.

Motorists Assisted in 2022
Battery Jumps in 2022
Key Lockouts Provided in 2022