New Jersey Transit: NJ TRANSIT (not NYU) offers students who are Enrolled-Full-Time (as verified through Albert under the Academic Load field) a 25% discount for bus, rail, or light rail monthly passes. This is an auto-subscription program, each month you will get a new pass unless you cancel or suspend your account. There is a $3 processing fee each month for the program.
Students must sign up by the tenth of the month to receive a pass for the following month. Eligible students will see the NJ Transit portal under the NYU Life tab or the Channels option through NYU Home: home.nyu.edu.
New Jersey Transit: Military Personnel and Their Dependents - All military personnel and their dependents will be permitted to purchase transportation at the senior citizen/passengers with disabilities reduced fare rate upon showing their military or military dependent ID card. The following military personnel are entitled to this fare: Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard or Retired for Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard.
Metropolitan Transit Authority: Although student discounts are not available for MTA subway and bus users, you can save money by purchasing 7-Day or 30-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCards.
Amtrak: Amtrak offers discounts for students who have a Student Advantage Card, an International Student Identification Card, who are active US Military personnel, or AAA members. More information here.
MetroNorth and the Long Island Rail Road: All individuals (not just students) can use the Mail and
Ride program and save between 2% and 5% when you have monthly passes automatically mailed to your home.