The University provides reimbursement for only monthly public transit passes – not weekly or 10-ride passes. More information about applying for a University transit subsidy is available here.
Commuting from NYC to Princeton:
Student Monthly NJ Transit passes cost $344, and the University will provide a 50% subsidy (you pay $171.25). The University does not subsidize the cost of NYC transit passes.
NJ Transit Buses from nearby locations in NJ (i.e. Plainsboro, Lawrenceville, South Brunswick):
Zone 1 Monthly passes cost $50; with a 50% University subsidy you pay $25.
Zone 2 Monthly passes cost $65; with a 50% University subsidy you pay $32.50
For more information, please see the NJ Transit “Bus Rider Guide.”