UAlbany Bus Route Descriptions

Uptown Campus Shuttle
This bus goes in a clockwise circle around the campus, stopping at Freedom Quad Apartments, Social Sciences, Collins Circle, the Management Services Center and University Administration Building (only during normal business hours, which is until 5pm on weekdays, not at all on weekends), SEFCU Arena (RACC), Social Sciences, and Dutch Lot Bus Shelter (near the tennis courts). This route operates seven days a week, with a weekday and a weekend schedule.

Patroon Creek Shuttle
This bus leaves from the Social Sciences, then stops at Collins Circle, before going to the Patroon Creek Complex, which is across Washington Avenue from the Harriman Campus. This route operates Monday thru Friday until 6pm when the Health Center closes.

Western Avenue / University Shuttle
This bus leaves from the Social Sciences, and goes along Western Avenue to Alumni Quad and the Downtown Campus, with buses running every 12 minutes between 7:00am and 9:00pm, as a mix of both UAlbany buses and CDTA #11 buses. After 9:00pm, and on weekends, the route is exclusively the CDTA #11.

East Campus Shuttle via Madison Avenue
This bus leaves from the Social Sciences, turning left on Western Avenue proceeding to the intersection of Western and Madison Avenues, where the bus bears right onto Madison Avenue. Continuing down Madison Avenue to the Empire State Plaza (ESP), stopping at the NYS Museum. It then continues down Madison Avenue, making a left onto Phillip Street and then a right onto Hamilton Street to the stop light at South Pearl Street. Crosses S. Pearl St., entering the ramp of the South Mall Arterial leading to the Dunn Memorial Bridge, proceeds down Madison Ave. to S. Pearl St., left on S Pearl St., right onto entrance ramp to Dunn Memorial Bridge. Exiting onto Columbia Turnpike (US 9/20) to East Campus in East Greenbush. The bus returns to the ESP via the Columbia Turnpike, Dunn Memorial Bridge and the South Mall Arterial, stopping at the plaza entrance (heading west). The bus continues up Madison Ave. to Western Ave. to the uptown campus (Social Sciences). East Campus Shuttle stops at CDTA authorized bus stops. Shuttle runs Monday through Friday.

Shopping Shuttle
This bus leaves from the Social Scineces, stopping at Freedom Quad, Empire Commons, and Collins Circle, before taking Washington Avenue to the Super Walmart at Crossgates Commons. This route runs on Monday and Thursday Evenings.