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Service Updates and Announcements

Shuttle Service Updates

Chicago Ave Pavement Patching

The City of Evanston is performing asphalt pavement patching on Chicago Ave. Work is expected to take place from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27. This may cause delays to Intercampus shuttles. We encourage you to plan extra travel time to your destination.

Shuttle operations for summer

Please note the following updates for University shuttle service during summer.

Please stay alert when traveling on and off campus this summer, especially at night. Remember to download the NUhelp App to access the SafeWalk feature and continue to use safety escorts provided by University Police.

Shuttle Tracking Now Available in TransLoc Rider App

In the spirit of continuous service improvement, I am pleased to announce that you can now track University shuttles with the TransLoc Rider app. This integration means our community has access to one app that allows for tracking shuttles and requesting a Safe Ride. For additional details, please see our TransLoc Shuttle Tracker page that includes instructions on how to view TransLoc.

Parking Announcements

Fall Parking

Parking permits for the 2018/19 parking year will go on sale September 1.  Faculty and staff with current 2017/18 permits will receive a renewal e-mail and may renew online.

Parking Reminders

Storage of vehicles in main campus lots is prohibited for periods of longer than 48 hours.  Vehicles may not be stored in Ryan Field lots for more than 5 consecutive days, and must be removed for all home football games.

Lot Closings

The Sargent Hall parking lot will close from Thursday evening, 6/28 through Monday, 7/2 to accommodate a Facilities Management construction crane removal.  Other lots, including the Reservoir Lot and 619 Clark Lot may close for short periods of time to accommodate various residential academic and sports program move-in/out. 

Parking Lot Gates and Pay Stations

Parking controls (gates, card readers and pay stations) in the North and South Parking Garages are now operating.  Current permit holders will gain access to the garages by swiping their Wildcard at the entrance gates.  Daily parking for those without current permits is available for an $8.00 fee.  Daily parking may be paid for at pay stations located in each elevator lobby.  Further detailed information is available on this web site under the Policies & Information tab above.

Summer Parking

Summer parking permits will go on sale June 1 ($46.00 monthly, valid from the date of sale).  University affiliation or proof of enrollment in summer classes, programs or camps required.  Ryan Field "D" permits are valid in Commuter (green) lots and garages beginning June 18.


Contractor Parking

Construction contractors are prohibited from parking in all main campus lots and garages.  Contractor Lot permits will be valid only in the Ryan Field West and East  parking lots (# 101/ 102).  A free contractor shuttle is provided.

Resident Student Parking in North Garage

Resident Student permits ("R", "R9") will continue to have access to the North Garage.