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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

University of Arizona students and staff can now ride Tucson's modern streetcar for free!

The offer started Friday, August 15. It will last until Sunday, September 14. It is all thanks to a partnership between the U of A & Sun Link.

The month-long promotion is to get more students and staff to ride the streetcar. Tucson's Department of Transportation director says it is targeting new students too, since trip habits are established early on. 

Nearly four miles through parts of U of A, Fourth Avenue, Downtown, and the Mercado District just west of I-10. 

To receive the offer, officials will verify if you are affiliated with the university.

Click here to sign up for a free pass: https://ridesunlinkfree.secure.arizona.edu/

The streetcar officially launched to the public on Friday, July 25.

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