May Intersession Means Campus Bus Service Changes
Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 15:04

Please note the following service changes that happen during Intersession. 

Monday, May 15 through Friday, June 2, 2023 (Intersession)

  • Campus Connector
    • Buses run from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. every 15 minutes. The last bus departs the St. Paul Student Center at 6 p.m. and the last bus out of Blegen Hall is at 6:05 p.m.
  • University Avenue Circulator
    • Buses run from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. every 15 minutes.
  • East Bank Circulator
    • Buses run from 6 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. every 20 minutes.
  • 4th Street and St. Paul Circulators
    • These buses will not operate from Monday, May 15 – Friday, June 2.

NOTE: There will be no campus bus service on Monday, May 29 for the University holiday (Memorial Day).

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May is National Bike to Work Month. Join PTS at the U of M Bike Center (at Oak Street) on Friday, May 19 to celebrate Bike to Work Day and have a fun and healthy way to start your day. Do a quick pit stop for free safety checks, tune up, giveaways, food, and beverages while supplies last.  

Please note the following service changes that happen during Intersession. 

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