Student Game Day Shuttle

Northwestern’s Student Game Day Shuttle provides free roundtrip service from the Evanston campus to Ryan Field for select football and basketball games.

Before football games: Shuttles start running 4 hours before game time and will arrive approximately every 12 minutes.

Before men's basketball games: Shuttles start running 1.5 hours before game time and will arrive approximately every 12 minutes.

During the games: Shuttles will run approximately every 30 minutes throughout the game.
After the games: Shuttles will provide continuous load-and-go service for up to 1 hour after the game is over.

View the shuttle route on the Student Game Day Shuttle Flyer (PDF)

Pick-Up Locations (Look for the white shuttle buses!)

  • Sherman/Noyes
  • Sherman/Simpson
  • Sherman/Emerson
  • Clark/Burger King
  • Weber Arch
  • Jacobs Center
  • Tech Institute
  • Patten Gym
  • Ryan Field

Football Games

  • Saturday, Aug. 30 vs. California
  • Saturday, Sep. 6  vs. Northern Illinois
  • Saturday, Sep. 20 vs. Western Illinois     
  • Saturday, Oct. 4  vs. Wisconsin
  • Saturday, Oct. 18 vs. Nebraska (Homecoming)
  • Saturday, Nov. 8  vs. Michigan
  • Saturday, Nov. 29 vs. Illinois

This shuttle is intended for student use only. Faculty, staff and the public may ride the shuttle offered by NU Athletics.