Ohio University

Night & Weekend Campus Shuttles (CATS Late Night)

Announcement: Transportation & Parking Services is currently hiring part time student drivers to help support campus transit services. This work opportunity allows students a flexible work schedule in the evenings and weekends from 5pm-11pm Monday-Sunday. Pay is $11/hour. Apply online today.

Fall Semester service will resume Monday, August 23rd, 2021. Drivers and riders will be required to wear a face covering regardless of vaccination status. 

For additional information on local ride share & taxi transit options please click here

Free on-demand transit service for students & faculty/staff providing a safe and secure method of travel across campus.

Riders are encouraged to schedule rides in advance. Requests for on-demand service are also accepted- wait times are dependent on demand and load at time of reservation request and cannot be guaranteed. 

Service Hours & Locations

  • Monday-Friday: 5:30 PM - 11 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday: 6:00 PM - 11 PM

CATS Late Night services designated stop locations on campus. Rides may be requested from one designated stop to another during service times. Please see below for a listing of designated stop locations.

South Green College Green East Green West Green Union Green Innovation Center Ridges
LLC Class Gateway McCracken* Richland Ave Heritage Hall* The Innovation Center* Kennedy Museum*
Lot 54* Memorial Auditorium* Mill/Stewart Street Stocker Center* Central Food*    
Lot 57 Upper Baker University Center*   Lower Baker University Center*      
Front Four    




*Locations are also designated CATS daytime shuttle stops.

CATS Late Night Map

Ride Requests

Text or Call 740-593-4040 Today!

Riders are encouraged to schedule rides in advance.

Transportation & Parking Services strives to accommodate all requests in a timely fashion as demand allows. Riders will be asked to provide OHIO credentials along with pick up and drop off locations at time of request. Riders should ensure timely arrival at designated pick-up locations for ride requests - in order to ensure efficient service for requests drivers are unable to wait for riders beyond the designated pick-up time. 

Rider Best Practices

As a rider there are a few things you can do to help ensure you secure a ride that best fits your needs

  1. Schedule your ride in advance, if possible.
  2. Be on time for your scheduled pickup time as some days/times may be in high demand.
  3. Plan in advance, provide your designated pick up & drop off location at time of ride request (reference designated stops above)
  4. Have your facial covering ready to ensure compliance with Federal Transit Administration requirements. Disposable masks will be provided if needed. 
  5. Download the Doublemap App to view live bus tracking.