NITE Ride

*COVID Precaution Update, Friday, May 28 at 5 p.m.: UMD will align with updated federal, state and county guidelines on mask use and capacity and distancing restrictions, with some modifications. Everyone aboard Shuttle-UM, including those who are fully vaccinated, is still required to wear a face mask that covers their nose and mouth. Face coverings are required on public transportation. View announcement.

NITE RIDE in Summer 2021 

Service hours and area

  • Service runs from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Monday - Friday. 
  • We provide rides to and from anywhere in the NITE Ride service area

COVID-19 Precautions

  • Please put your face covering on before boarding, even if you are fully vaccinated. You must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth when aboard.
  • NITE Ride will transport no more than nine people per party at a time. 
  • Once the driver picks you up, they will take you directly to your destination. They will not stop to pick up other passengers.  

 

    NEW: NITE Ride Vans

    We may pick you up in one of our new red NITE Ride vans.

    HOW TO REQUEST A NITE RIDE

    Use the Transloc app by logging in with your UID. Then, drag the map (not the pin) to select your pick-up and drop-off locations. You can also call 301-314-3687 (DOTS) to request a NITE Ride. 

    NITE Ride Service Area

    NITE Ride covers areas of campus not served by Shuttle-UM evening routes.

    what you should know 

    • You must be in your pick-up location when you request a NITE Ride.
    • Mornings are NITE Ride’s busiest time. Give yourself at least 30 minutes to get where you’re going.

    • If you need immediate assistance or feel unsafe, you can call for a walking escort from the UMD Police Auxiliary 301-405-3555. They will get to you as quickly as possible and get you where you need to go safely.

    • NITE Ride covers areas of campus not serviced by Shuttle-UM evening routes.