UML Transportation

Evening & Weekend Shuttle

Spring 2016 Evening & Weekend Shuttle


The Office of Transportation Services designs its routes to efficiently transport students, staff, faculty and university community members between campus locations. Being in an urban environment provides challenges that we constantly strive to overcome. If you have any questions regarding service, please call the Transportation Dispatch Office at 978-934-2222. We welcome your feedback and recommendations by emailing: Help us make your trip as smooth as possible!

Roadster Routes

View the Roadster Routes app or download it on your phone from the Apple iTunes store.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Wednesday: 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
  • Thursday & Friday: 7 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.
  • Sundays and Holidays*: 9 a.m. to 2 a.m.

*Holiday hours are subject to change and will be posted online.

What's Running

East Campus is the transportation hub for evening & weekend service. From East, you can get to any location on campus! Travel from North, South or ICC areas will include a short trip to East, where you can transfer to the desired route and get to your desired destination. See below for a complete list of routes:

  • Red East: East, University Crossing, South
  • Green East: East, North, East Meadow Lane
  • Yellow East: East, University Crossing, ICC
  • Downtown Express: *NEW Spring 2016* South Campus Bus stops, Downtown (Wednesday - Friday: 8 p.m. to midnight)

On-Call Locations

Dial ext. 4-2222 or 978-934-2222

  • UMass Lowell Moody St. Apts.
  • UMass Lowell Merrimack St. Apts.
  • Ayotte Garage
  • University Crossing
  • Wannalancit Business Center
  • Gallagher Train Terminal
  • Cushing Field
  • UMass Lowell Tsongas Center

Weekend Drum Hill Service

We are proud to offer convenient weekend shuttle service to the Drum Hill Shopping Center in Chelmsford MA. The Drum Hill Shopping Center features leading retailers including Walmart, The Paper Store, and Hannaford.

  • Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Red Line/Drum Hill: East-South-Drum Hill **Shuttle will state Red Line/Drum Hill** and shuttle number will be posted on our facebook page.

Gallagher Train Terminal

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The River Hawk Roadster is not permitted to enter the Gallagher train terminal while the LRTA is operating; please check out the LRTA schedule for hours of operations. When LRTA is not in service, you can take the Yellow East line to get from Gallagher Train Terminal to campus.

Weather Advisory


During extreme weather conditions please call ext. 4-2222 (978-934-2222) to ensure Transportation Services is operating, in the event UMass Lowell closes due to weather, there will be no campus transportation provided.