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Routes & Schedules

Students wait for a bus at the BTS Transfer StationBTS shuttle buses run continuously throughout the day, Monday through Friday, during the fall and spring semesters, with as many as six routes running simultaneously during peak hours. There is limited service during the summer months. No buses normally will be running on days when the University is closed. Schedules are below.

No tickets, money, or reservations are needed. Students, faculty, and staff should park their cars in the color-coded parking lots (see Transit Map, displaying locations of parking lots) and from there they can walk or ride the BTS to any point on campus.


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Route Notes Hours of Operation
Bulldog Route Runs from Elmore Gym, past West Campus Complex, across Meridian past the U.S. Post Office and onto the quad, then past the Transfer Station. Monday – Friday
7:30a.m. – 6:00p.m.
Drake Route

Runs from Foster Complex, past Hopkins Hall, University Services Building, Ralph Lee Student Center, and the University Bookstore along Buchannan Way, then past Terry Hall and the U.S. Post Office on Drake Dr., then on to the quad and past the Transfer Station.

Departs from Foster every 15 minutes during normal hours.

Monday – Thursday
7:30a.m. – 6:00p.m.

7:30a.m. – 4:00p.m.

Council Route

Runs from Normal Hills Apartments onto Chase Rd to the Agricultural Building, then to the T.R. Parker Building, Engineering Building, and the Dawson Building, then onto the quad and past the Transfer Station.

Route will include West Campus and Elmore Gym from 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. (Mon-Thu).

Departs from Normal Hills every 20 minutes.

Monday – Thursday
7:30a.m. – 7:00p.m.

7:30a.m. – 6:00p.m.

Paratransit Route (ADA)

Runs all routes. Call 372-RIDE (7433) for pick-up.

From 7:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. (Mon-Thu) the Paratransit will run twice an hour from the Transfer Station.

Monday – Thursday
7:30a.m. – 9:00p.m.

7:30a.m. – 6:00p.m.

Terry-West-Quad (Auxiliary) Departs from the Transfer Station every 15 minutes. Monday – Friday
9:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Foster-Quad-Parker (Auxiliary) Departs from the Transfer Station every 15 minutes. Monday – Friday
9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.

Times and routes are subject to change – without advance notice – due to changes in passenger demand. If you have any questions or concerns, call 256-372-RIDE (7433).