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!)
- Clark/Burger King
- Weber Arch
- Jacobs Center
- Tech Institute
- Patten Gym
- Ryan Field
- 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
Men's Basketball Games
- Friday, Nov. 7 vs. McKendree
- Friday, Nov. 14 vs. Houston Baptist
- Thursday, Nov. 20 vs. North Florida
- Saturday, Nov. 22 vs. Elon
- Wednesday, Dec. 3 vs. Georgia Tech
- Sunday, Dec. 14 vs. Mississippi Valley State
- Wednesday, Dec. 17 vs. Central Michigan
- Saturday, Dec. 20 vs. Western Michigan
- Monday, Dec. 22 vs. UIC
- Saturday, Dec. 27 vs. Northern Kentucky
- Sunday, Jan. 4 vs. Wisconsin
- Wednesday, Jan. 14 vs. Illinois
- Thursday, Jan. 22 vs. Ohio State
- Saturday, Jan. 31 vs. Purdue
- Tuesday, Feb. 10 vs. Michigan State
- Sunday, Feb. 15 vs. Iowa
- Saturday, Feb. 21 vs. Penn State
- Wednesday, Feb. 25 vs. Indiana
- Tuesday, Mar. 3 vs. Michigan
This shuttle is intended for student use only. Faculty, staff and the public may ride the shuttle offered by NU Athletics.