-Here are answers to some FAQs:

  • Our main bus stop locations are; Gaebe Commons, Harborside Campus - Wildcat Center  and Harbor View Residence Hall. 
  • Times listed on schedules are when the bus departs, please be at the bus stop 5 minutes before the posted time.
  • Limited schedule are available during holiday breaks or holidays. 
  • Summer transportation is limited and operates only Monday through Thursday, no weekend service. 
  • We do not offer service to/from the airport, bus or train stations.
  • If you have a specific question, concern or lost item, you can call us at; 401-598-1156 or email us at
  • JWU buses are free to ride please show your valid JWU ID upon entering vehicle
  • RIPTA - Rhode Island Public Transit Authority - offers commuters transports into/out of the city to local area - you can purchase a discount pass via our UPASS program - once purchase is complete additional instructions to activate will be provided on the purchase page or you can email  




Park in the Harborside Campus commuter lot with your valid parking pass, and ride Wildcat Wheels Downcity. 



Contact Health Services if you need medical attention. 

In an emergency, at night or on the weekend, call Campus Safety & Security at 401-598-1103.






Explore Greyhound and Peter Pan bus options.


JWU students can reserve a Zipcar by the hour or day.


  • Airport Taxi 401-737-2868
  • Corporate Taxi, 401-231-2228

Moves: Residence Halls  

Please have the RD from the Residence Hall you are either leaving or moving into call the office to schedule a transport: 401-598-1156. Wildcat Wheels only supplies the vehicle, we are unable to lift, move or assist you during the move so please plan accordingly. 

-Student has to be ready with all items packed and at the curb for pick up

-30 minute limit on vehicle use - vehicle is a bus

-The driver is unable to lift or assist you with your items

-We do not have any carts or boxes