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CAMBUS is hiring! Newly hired student employees can earn up to $400 in incentive payments after reaching milestones in the hiring process. Become a driver and experience a fun job where employees meet fellow students and serve the university community.

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.

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Parking system improved with LPR technology

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

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News and features

CAMBUS service alert: Routes 41, 42 detoured due to construction at Hawkeye Campus beginning Monday, May 23

Friday, May 20, 2022
CAMBUS routes 41 Hawk Lot-Hospital and 42 Hawkeye-Pentacrest will detour beginning Monday, May 23 due to road construction at the intersection of Prairie Meadow Drive and Hawkeye Park Road. Stops along Prairie Meadow Driver will be closed during the detour.

CAMBUS service alert: 33 South Campus Shuttle detour, stops closed as of Monday, May 16, 2022

Monday, May 16, 2022
Due to utility work at the intersection of Madison Street and Prentiss Street, route 33 South Campus Shuttle will be on detour the week of May 16.

CAMBUS service for summer 2022

Monday, May 2, 2022
CAMBUS will operate summer service Saturday, May 14, 2022 through Sunday, August 19, 2022. During summer, some routes will have decreased service or will not operate due to different campus needs, decreased demand, and available staffing. Academic service resumes Saturday, August 20.

Mask mandate lifted for CAMBUS

Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Face masks are no longer required when riding CAMBUS. The new guidance follows the April 18 federal court ruling against the mask requirement on public transportation. However, with COVID-19 still present in our community, face masks remain an effective tool for protecting yourself and others against the virus.

UIPD Safety Briefing: 5 tips for preventing bike theft

Tuesday, April 12, 2022
UI Department of Public Safety
As the weather begins to warm up and more members of our community return to bicycling as a sustainable mode of transportation, the UI Department of Public Safety would like to share a few reminders to you prevent your bike from being stolen.
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CAMBUS nominates Holevoet and Steele for Student Employee of the Year 2022

Thursday, April 7, 2022
CAMBUS in 2022 has nominated two employees, Alyson Holevoet and Connor Steele, for UI Student Employee of the Year.
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UI Business Services highlights staff in honor of Women’s History Month

Tuesday, March 29, 2022
In appreciation of Women's History Month, meet several staff who have been integral to UI Business Services' success in recent years. Funk, Shane, Weber, and Wells share their thoughts and experiences in the workplace.

Pay stations installed in lobbies at UI College of Dentistry

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Equipment that allows visitors to “pay on foot” has been installed in the Main Entrance and West Entrance lobbies of the UI College of Dentistry. The lobby pay stations are in addition to the “pay in lane” equipment in the parking lot exit lanes.