What is bruinbikesmart?
At the discretion of UCPD, bicyclists are given the opportunity to complete the online BruinBikeSmart training and pay a $75 course fee instead of a full citation. Violators may utilize the BruinBikeSmart Program course once every 12 months.
California Vehicle Code states every person riding a bicycle on a street or highway has the same rights and responsibilities as a driver of a motor vehicle. Be advised that all on-campus properties, affiliated off-campus properties and local community traffic regulations are strictly enforced. You may be cited for running stop signs, riding at an unsafe speed, riding on the wrong side of the road or on sidewalks, not having legal brakes, etc.
How do I complete the training?
Those that receive citations while bicycling can follow the below steps five days after receiving their citations:
- Click here to access the BruinBikeSmart training
- Click Sign In and enter your UCLA Logon ID
- Complete the course training in one sitting with a passing score of 80% or higher
- Pay the course fee within 30 days of receiving the citation
- Download and save certificate of completion for your records
Answer: No, the UC Police Officer who issues the citation will be the first to determine whether the alleged violation is eligible for the BruinBikeSmart program. You must agree to the terms of the program when the citation is issued.
Answer: You can begin to take the course five business days after the issuance date of the citation. If you do not see the course available five business days after the issuance date, please contact the Citation Review & Adjudication at (310) 825-2029 during business hours.
Answer: Eligible participants can complete the BruinBikeSmart course once every 12 months after the date of your last citation.
Answer: The BruinBikeSmart course may take one hour to complete.
Answer: Yes, the BruinBikeSmart course does not allow participants to leave, it must be completed in one sitting.
Answer: If participant no longer would like to take the course, please contact the Citation Review & Adjudication at (310) 825-2029 during business hours.
Answer: No, visitors are ineligible to take the BruinBikeSmart course; only current UCLA faculty, staff or student can complete the course.
Answer: The cost to complete the BruinBikeSmart course is $75.00.
Answer: No, your citation and fee will be waived when you complete and pay the BruinBikeSmart Training course fee of $75.00.
Answer: Please contact the Bruin Online for UCLA logon concerns at (310) 267-4357 during business hours.
Answer: If there are any issues while taking the BruinBikeSmart course, please contact Citation Review & Adjudication at (310) 825-2029 during business hours.
Answer: If the courses is not completed within the 30 days, the citation will be forwarded to the Los Angeles Superior Court. For more information, please contact Citation Review & Adjudication at (310) 825-2029 during business hours.
Answer: Yes, a confirmation email is sent. If you do not receive confirmation, please contact Citation Review & Adjudication at (310) 825-2029 during business hours.