FAQ

What are the shop's open hours?

During the UCSB school year, the AS Bike Shop is open Monday - Thursday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM and Friday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

During the summer, the shop is open Monday - Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

The shop is closed on UC holidays.

Where is the shop located?

The AS Bike Shop is located in Trailer #324 on the UCSB campus between HSSB and the athletes' pool.

Does the shop sell bikes?

The AS Bike Shop does not currently sell bikes.

Does the shop rent bikes?

The AS Bike Shop rental program has been permanently discontinued.

How can I get air and oil for my bike?

Air and oil are provided free of charge at the AS Bike Shop.

During open hours, we provide a compressed air hose which is compatible with Schrader valves and regulated at 60 PSI on the south side of the shop. Oil is also available by the shop sink during open hours.

Pumps for both Schrader and Presta valves are available outside the shop Monday-Friday during the school year and Monday-Thursday during summer.

Air is not available on weekends for maintenance reasons.

What kinds of services does the shop offer?

The AS Bike Shop is a full-service bike shop.

For a list of common repairs and their corresponding prices, visit our Bike Services page.

Does the shop sell parts and accessories?

The shop stocks a wide variety of parts and accessories which can be purchased outright or installed by a mechanic for a labor fee.

Can I work on my bicycle in the shop?

When space is available during open hours, the shop tools and stands are available for anyone who has signed a waiver of liability to use. Use of the shop for personal projects operates on a first come, first serve basis.

Is the shop only open to UCSB students?

The AS Bike Shop is open to the public. We pride ourselves on providing vital services to everyone in our community, not just UCSB students.

How can I apply for a job?

To apply for a job as a mechanic, submit an application through Handshake. Because the shop is a division of Associated Students, the mechanic position is only open to UCSB undergraduate students.