Digital UPass (HotSpot App Based Bus Pass)

Fredericton Transit is moving towards a digital, or Smartphone-based ticketing system as part of its new Strategic Plan. UNBGSA and Fredericton Transit has partnered with HotSpot solutions to provide a Digital Bus Pass to the Graduate Students at UNB starting September 2019.

Please note that upon completion of this form, the Bus Pass Fee will remain on your UNB account. This is irreversible and there are no exceptions.

To download the HotSpot App, please visit and register at  Students can register for the Digital Upass on the HotSpot website but will need the app to use the Upass.

After you register for the Bus Pass, the fees will not be removed from the student account, even if you change your student status later during the year. The Bus Pass will only be valid from September 1, 2019, to August 31, 2020.

The digital bus pass will be available on the HotSpot App (available on both Android and iOS). You can download the app by requesting a link on

The Bus Pass fee will include the service cost of the app for the usage of Transit only and will not cover the cost of the service for parking in the city or on campus.

HotSpot validates your identity through your mobile phone. The Bus Pass will be valid for one mobile device per student ID. If you switch your phone anytime during the year, please contact HotSpot support to validate your new device.

For any support or technical issues, please contact HotSpot at or 1-855-712-5888.

If you have further questions on the new system, please contact the


UNB Graduate Student Association

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* 1. Do you want to register or opt-out of the Bus Pass

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