Rensselaer Shuttle

The Rensselaer Shuttle service provides safe transportation around campus and to downtown Troy. You can view routes and shuttle stop locations via the Shuttle Tracker  or download PDF schedules.

All shuttle bus drivers have safety awareness training and strive to stay on schedule. Slight variations may occur due to traffic and/or weather conditions.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday, 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday 7:00 a.m. - Saturday 4:00 a.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. - Sunday 4:00 a.m.
Sunday 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Break Schedule

The Rensselaer Shuttle will not operate during breaks, or when classes are not in session. The regular Rensselaer Shuttle schedule and times will resume on the first day of classes. The Rensselaer on-call Shuttle to Proctor's, the Chasan building and Gurley buildings is available throughout the summer.

Airport, Train and Bus Travel

Free shuttle service to and from travel hubs are offered by Rensselaer Shuttle and CDTA during school breaks.  Email or call the Parking & Transportation office to make a reservation one month prior to departure.  A return shuttle reservation can be made at the same time.  Pickup is located behind the Armory at the Shuttle bus parking space.  Luggage must be able to fit on your lap while riding the shuttle.

Date Times Route Type
THANKSGIVING BREAK
Tuesday, 11/20/18 10a, 12p, 2p RPI to Travel Gateways Thanksgiving transportation
Wednesday, 11/21/18 10a, 12p, 2p RPI to Travel Gateways Thanksgiving transportation
Sunday, 11/25/18 4p, 6p, 8p Travel Gateways to RPI Thanksgiving RETURN transportation
WINTER BREAK
Friday, 12/21/18 10a, 12p, 2p RPI to Travel Gateways Winter break transportation
Saturday, 12/22/18 8a, 10a, 12p RPI to Travel Gateways Winter break transportation
Tuesday, 1/8/19  6p, 8p Travel Gateways to RPI Winter break RETURN transportation
Wednesday, 1/9/19 6p, 8p Travel Gateways to RPI Winter break RETURN transportation
SPRING BREAK
Friday, 3/1/19 12p, 2p RPI to Travel Gateways Spring break transportation
Saturday, 3/2/19 10a, 12p RPI to Travel Gateways Spring break transportation
Sunday, 3/10/19 6p, 8p Travel Gateways to RPI Spring break RETURN transportation
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On-Call Shuttle

The Rensselaer On-Call Shuttle serves the Chasan, Proctors, and Gurley buildings and is on-call for passengers needing a ride from campus to these locations in Troy, or a ride from to these locations up to campus. The On-Call shuttle operates Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and service is based on availability. Please call 518.470.3397 to request a pick-up. For requests of six or more passengers, advanced notice of 72 hours is required.

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Riders with Disabilities

For special parking and/or transportation accommodations due to an injury please contact Disability Services at 518-276-8197.