EV charging

Brandeis has 10 EV charging stations on campus across four parking lots: Admissions, Athletics, Theater and Tower lots. The fee for charging is $0.20 per kwh. Please see the instructions below on how to use the stations.

Drivers are allowed to park at the stations only when their vehicles are charging. 

Chargepoint stations

Admissions lot and Athletics lot

How do I obtain or activate a ChargePoint card?

You can sign up for a free ChargePoint card online or via our ChargePoint mobile app. After signup you will receive a free card within 7-10 business days. Once it arrives, you must log in to your account and activate your card. Go to My Account and select Manage ChargePoint Cards. Make sure you have your ChargePoint card on hand to enter the serial number and select save.

More Chargepoint support

BTC/Greenlots stations

Tower lot, Theater lot and Athletics lot

How do I obtain or activate a card for the SKY network?

Please follow instructions here.

Requests for service to the stations can be made to Facilities Services via an online service request or via 6-8500. 

What's the benefit of electric cars?

This study by the Union of Concerned Scientists explains the benefits of EVs - fewer climate emissions than almost all comparable gasoline and gasoline hybrid cars. You can also use this tool to see how your EV compares to a conventional car.