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OHIO’s CATS Late Night to operate under modified service hours during holidays and break

Published: November 8, 2019 Author: Staff reports

Ohio University’s CATS Late Night service, a free transportation option, for students, faculty and staff will have modified service hours during the upcoming holidays and winter break closure.

Thanksgiving Break:
CATS Late Night transit will not be in operation Thursday, Nov. 28 -Friday, Nov. 29.  Standard service operations will resume on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 9:30 PM.

Winter Break:
CATS Late Night transit will be closed starting Sunday, Dec. 15 through Wednesday, Jan. 8 for winter break closure, with normal service resuming on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM.

CATS Late Night service has remained a popular transportation choice within the campus community. The service operates Monday through Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. during Fall & Spring semesters.

To request CATS Late Night service, students, faculty and staff can schedule CATS Late Night transportation by calling or texting 740-593-4040; this phone number is also located on the back of all OHIO student ID cards. CATS Late Night also accepts more immediate, on-demand requests, and Transportation Services strives to accommodate all requests in a timely fashion. It is important to note that overall transit wait times are dependent upon existing ride demand and passenger loads at time of reservation request.

Anyone requesting CATS Late Night transit can track the status of their pickup in real-time from a safe location by downloading the DoubleMap app on their smart phone or visiting https://cats.doublemap.com/map.

For additional information about CATS Late Night transit service please visit the Transportation & Parking Services website.