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Campus Bicycling Rules

  • Bicycling is allowed on all paved surfaces, grass, and other designated routes.
  • When riding on roadways, people on bicycles must observe all rules applicable to motor vehicles.
  • People on bicycles must obey all traffic regulations (traffic signals, stop signs, etc.).
  • When operating on shared–use paths, people on bicycles must yield to pedestrians and people on scooters.
  • Virginia law requires a rear reflector and a headlight when riding at night.
  • Virginia law prohibits the use of headphones or earbuds in both ears when riding a bicycle.

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