Transportation Services

Parking & Transportation Services offers many transportation programs to make getting around campus easy and safe.


NightRider Service: 303-556-2001

If you're on campus after the sun goes down, a safe ride to your car is available. NightRider is an evening shuttle service offering rides to and from Auraria Campus buildings and parking lots.

Schedule a Ride: 
Monday–Thursday, starting at dusk: 303-556-2001

Pick-Up Locations Map »


Motorist Assistance Program: 303-556-2000

Parking & Transportation Services offers a free-of-charge Motorist Assistance Program for customers who have vehicle issues while on campus. Call for help to:

  • Jump-start batteries
  • Change flat tires
  • Assist with cars that are out of fuel
  • Provide jumper cables, tire tools, water, and gasoline cans

Call for help: 303-556-2000


Campus Accessible Shuttle (formerly known as Handivan): 303-556-2001

The Campus Accessible Shuttle service is a transportation program for persons with disabilities who need a ride within the boundaries of campus and to CU Denver buildings located across Speer Boulevard. 

Hours when classes are in session

  • Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Hours when classes are not in session

  • Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Schedule a ride: 303-556-2001


Register for the Campus Accessible Shuttle Service

Students: Please register with your respective disability services office. Once registered, you will receive a validation sticker to place on your campus ID for use when boarding the shuttle.

Faculty, staff, visitors, and those with temporary disabilities: Contact Parking & Transportation Services for ID validation. Please call 303-556-2001 or stop by the Parking & Transportation Services office (located at the intersection of 7th Street and Lawrence Way in the 7th Street Garage).

View the Accessible Map for Shuttle route stops »