Students renting bikes as part of the Semester Long Bike Program (SLB) will be referred to as the Renter and UTC Outdoors Equipment Rental Program as the provider of the bikes and other equipment will be known as UTC Outdoors.
I. The Renter will be provided a quality, working and clean bicycle designed for commuting. In addition to the bike, renters will receive a helmet, lock, and bike lights
II. UTC Outdoors Expects the Renter to keep the bike, helmet, lock, and lights in excellent working condition.
III. The Renter will be required to take a bike safety class and a basic maintenance workshop, provided by UTC Outdoors.
IV. At the first sign of mechanical issues, the Renter must bring the bike to UTC Outdoors for inspection and maintenance.
V. Each Renter will be required to bring in their bicycle on a scheduled date and time around the middle of the semester for a tune-up.
VI. Lost or Stolen bicycles must be reported immediately to the police and have a police report filed and must also be immediately reported to the Coordinator of Outdoor Programming 423-425-5671.
VII. Fees may be assessed to the Renter for damages incurred while in the Renter’s possession, such as but not limited to, broken parts, lost parts, and wear and tear beyond what is reasonable for normal daily use, as determined by UTC Outdoors.