drone image of campus with parking lot in foreground, then Iowa River, and then main campus and Pentacrest in background

Parking system improved with LPR technology

LPR increases parking efficiency, provides convenience for permit holders, and greatly reduces the amount of material waste.  

Sustainable Transportation

Make your commute more sustainable

University students, faculty, and staff between 2016 and 2020 saved more than 1.4 million gallons of fuel by choosing to not drive alone.

UI Hospitals & Clinics employees

Thank you, UI faculty and staff

Learn about the remarkable efforts of faculty and staff - including CAMBUS Operations Manager, Mia Brunelli.

  

News and features

CAMBUS Service Alert: Routes 51, 52 to detour at parking lots 65 and 75 due to construction

Beginning early August 2021, construction teams will be repairing concrete at Finkbine Commuter Drive and the Parking Lot 75, Arena drive aisle.  Due to this work, CAMBUS routes will be detouring.
bridget

Bridget Joers recognized as CAMBUS Support Person of the Year 2021

University of Iowa’s CAMBUS recognizes Bridget Joers as the 2021 Support Person of the Year. Joers is the third recipient of the Support Person of the Year award. The Support Person of the Year award is part of a larger effort to regularly recognize the efforts of CAMBUS employees.
buses and cars at an intersection in Iowa City

CAMBUS introduces route numbers to route naming system

University of Iowa CAMBUS will begin using route numbers an additional identifier of its 14 routes beginning July 2021. Route numbers are being added to the route name following a recommendation from the Iowa City Area Transit Study (ICATS).
drone image of campus with parking lot in foreground, then Iowa River, and then main campus and Pentacrest in background

Parking and Transportation improves parking system with LPR technology

University of Iowa Parking and Transportation has implemented a license plate recognition (LPR) system that allows a vehicle license plate to also be used as the university parking permit. Beginning Aug. 1, most faculty, staff, and student permit holders will not need to display a physical permit in their vehicles. LPR increases parking efficiency, provides convenience for permit holders, and greatly reduces the amount of paper and plastic waste produced.  
smith

Darshaun Smith recognized as CAMBUS Driver of the Year 2021

University of Iowa’s CAMBUS recognizes Darshaun Smith as the 2021 Driver of the Year. Transit service providers across Iowa annually each nominate an employee to be honored by the Iowa Public Transit Association (IPTA) for their commitment to providing safe and friendly service.
person wearing mechanics blue shirt standing in front of row of buses with lights on

Out of (the Ordinary) Office: Grease Junkie

Graduate student and former Hawkeye gymnast Brandon Wong isn't afraid of getting his hands dirty while working for CAMBUS.

Recognizing the service of CAMBUS drivers on Transit Operator Appreciation Day

Over the past year, transit operators across the nation have faced unprecedented challenges in delivering essential transportation services amid an ongoing pandemic.

CAMBUS driver Franks and student mechanic Madden together accomplish over 500 clean-up shifts

CAMBUS is recognizing driver Charlie Franks and student mechanic Nick Madden for their impressive commitment to ensuring buses are disinfected and cleaned.

UI Commuter Programs releases updated and improved My Van Pool for employees 

Feb. 23, 2021

University of Iowa Employee Van Pool Program has redeveloped the Van Pool Management System and My Van Pool portal because the previous system language has become obsolete.