Transportation Services

 

201 Carter Drive, Suite 500
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2442
shuttle@wcupa.edu


Shuttle Bus Service

 
  Effective August 28, 2016 through August 5, 2017
 

  WEEKDAYS:
 
    o  During off-peak hours (7:15 am - 8:50 am) the buses normally run every 10 minutes.
 
    o  During peak hours (8:50 am - 4:00 pm) two bus routes are followed:
      o  The Q Lot bus leaves Q Lot/Village/South Campus Apartments and North Campus every 10 minutes, stopping northbound at the Health Sciences Center only upon request.
      o  The Health Sciences Center EXPRESS BUS runs every 10 minutes stopping at Church Street and Wayne Hall.
 
    o  During evening hours (4:00 pm - 2:05 am) the buses run every 10 minutes Monday through Thursday and every 20 minutes on Friday. Last bus leaves Church Street Stop at 2:05 am.
 
 

  WEEKENDS:
 
    o  Saturday service runs from 10:00 am - 2:05 am at 20 minute intervals.
 
    o  Sunday service runs from 10:00 am - 2:05 am at 20 minute intervals.
 

  SPECIAL SERVICE:
 
    o  During exams (December 13 - 15 & May 9 - 11) buses run every 10 minutes from 7:15 am - 2:05 am. December 16 buses run from 7:15 am - 11:00 pm every 20 minutes. May 12 buses run from 7:15 am - 8:30 pm every 10 minutes and from 8:30 pm - 11 pm every 20 minutes.
 
    o  September 4, October 9 & 10: buses run every 20 minutes from 10:00 am - 2:05 am.
 
    o  September 5 (Labor Day) and October 11 (Fall Break): buses run every 20 minutes from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, and every 10 minutes from 6:00 pm - 2:05 am.
 
    o  Spring Commencement: On May 13 & 14, 2017, buses will shuttle from Parking Lot M and Sharpless Parking Garage/Lot F to Farrell Stadium from 7:15 am until 2:00 pm.
 
    o  The East Campus Bus Loop will run every 10 minutes, 7:30 am - 10:30 am and 2:00 pm - 4:50 pm, on class and exam days. This bus will stop at: Church St., 887 S. Matlack St., M Lot (2 stops), High St. (at Parking Lot G) and the Sharpless Parking Garage.
 
    o  No bus service is provided when the University is not in session (i.e. during Thanksgiving Recess, Dec/Jan semester break, and Spring break). After a holiday, bus service will reactivate Sunday when a session begins again on a Monday.
 
    o  No bus service is provided during the winter class session.
 

  SUMMER BUS SERVICE: (Effective May 3, 2016 through August 5, 2017):
 
    o  The shuttle bus will run every 20 minutes (7:40-10:30 am and 12:40-3:30 pm) between the Village Apts, North Campus, and HSC, Monday thru Thursday (plus exam days), during Summer Sessions I & II. No service will be provided for Summer Session III.
 

  Note: Students using the bus service are advised that it is not feasible to provide timely transportation between North and South Campus within the standard 10-minute class break. Therefore, students should plan and develop class schedules that allow time to be transported between the two campuses through the use of open class periods.
 
  Send comments to: Shuttle@wcupa.edu