Due to winter weather conditions, the Campus Area Bus Service (CABS) will run modified service beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, February 16. Riders are encouraged to utilize the Ohio State app for real-time CABS tracking . Please continue to visit emergency.osu.edu for emergency related information or details on campus status.
Service Effective Tuesday, February 16
Campus Loop South (CLS) 7 a.m. – midnight 15 minutes West Campus (WC) 7 a.m. – midnight 15 minutes Midnight - 7 a.m. 30 minutes Med Center Express (MC) ( regular service continues ) 5 a.m...
Share your insights on the future of the Northwest Corridor and mobility in central Ohio. The Northwest Corridor, one of central Ohio’s most critical transportation connections, links major institutional and employment centers including The Ohio State University, the OhioHealth hospital campus, Grandview Yard, Downtown Columbus and the Arena District. Community members have shared their thoughts about Rapid Transit infrastructure, complete streets improvements, and associated development that promotes the goals of the LinkUS initiative. Share feedback on the next phase of work through an online open house.
Safety is the university’s top priority and Facilities Operations and Development (FOD), CampusParc, Transportation & Traffic Management (TTM) and the Department of Public Safety work together to offer services during the winter months to keep you safe. As snow and ice start to collect, FOD teams are dispatched to treat campus roadways and sidewalks. They remain on campus throughout the day and night treating and plowing as needed. CampusParc crews will also be on campus treating parking lots and garages, with garage rooftops remaining open, when possible. Learn more on the CampusParc website .
Effective Thursday (1/14), Lyft Ride Smart at Ohio State is expanding its hours of operation, offering eligible students four additional hours to utilize discounted rides. Service now runs from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. inside the university designated service area . These changes support recommendations from the Community Safety and Well-Being Task Force .
For students new to the program, each month 10,000 discounted rides will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis with the average cost expected to be $1 to $2. Once the monthly allotment of 10,000 discounted rides is exhausted, Lyft's...
In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, CABS will not run service on Monday (1/18). CABS winter break service continues through Saturday (1/23). During this time, most CABS routes run reduced bus service Monday - Friday, with no service overnight, on weekends and on university holidays . Regular CABS service resumes Sunday (1/24).
Please Note: The James Patient Shuttle will run 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Monday (1/18).
Students will be moving into residence halls Jan.17-24. Neil Ave. will be closed between the Lane Avenue Garage entrance and Lane Ave. daily during this time. Access to the garage will be maintained via Tuttle Park Pl. to Neil Ave. Parking lots, garages, loading zones and roadways near residence halls may be busier than normal and traffic delays may occur. Please note that normal parking restrictions still apply.
CABS winter break service begins Thursday (11/26). Most CABS routes will run reduced bus service Monday - Friday, with no service overnight, on weekends and on university holidays . The Med Center Express and Overnight On-Demand service will continue to run its normal schedule during this time, except on university holidays. The Buckeye Loop and East Residential routes will not run during winter break.
Campus Loop South (CLS) 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 30 minutes West Campus (WC)* 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 30 minutes *No overnight or weekend service Med Center Express (MC) 5 a.m. - 6 a.m...
In observance of the Veterans Day holiday, CABS will run reduced service on Wednesday (11/11). The Buckeye Loop, West Campus and paratransit will operate on the weekend schedule . All other routes will not run during this time.
Lyft Ride Smart at Ohio State will offer a free rideshare option on election day, Tuesday, Nov. 3. Students may use the code STUDENTSVOTE2020 to receive one free ride up to $10 to OR from their polling location. There will be 2 ,000 discounted rides available on a first come first serve basis and will be active from 6 a.m. – 9 p.m. on Nov. 3. To use the promo code, riders must select the “Lyft” option from the Lyft app and rides must begin and end within the designated service boundaries. Rides are limited, so be sure to have...