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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.

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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 invests in UV lights and driver barriers to further reduce spread of COVID-19 

Thursday, September 10, 2020
In response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, CAMBUS practices are being continually evaluated and adjusted so essential transportation services can continue to be provided.

CAMBUS reinstates service to some stops and adjusts weekday residence hall service beginning Sept. 1, 2020

Monday, August 31, 2020
CAMBUS is implementing service adjustments on Sept. 1, 2020, based on the first week of ridership data from the fall 2020 semester to better match resources with campus and rider needs.

CAMBUS announces service changes effective Aug. 17 to better serve campus

Tuesday, July 21, 2020
July 23, 2020  



Update July 30, 2020: additional details added regarding stop closures

University of Iowa CAMBUS is announcing service changes for the Fall 2020 semester.
Tristan Freese holding Support Person of the Year Award

Tristian Freese recognized as CAMBUS Support Person of the Year 2020

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
University of Iowa’s CAMBUS recognizes Tristian Freese as Cambus Support Person of the Year, 2020.
Nathan Sears

CAMBUS employee Nathan Sears recognized as Driver of the Year

Thursday, June 11, 2020
University of Iowa’s CAMBUS recognizes Nathan Sears as Cambus Driver of the Year, 2020.

CAMBUS pauses service on June 10 in recognition of #ShutDownAcademia

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Today in recognition of #ShutDownAcademia, all CAMBUS service will pause at 1 p.m. for 10 minutes.
CAMBUS employees Hughes and Mulrooney - man wearing black sweatshirt with IOWA logo and man wearing white polo with grey tigerhawk logo

CAMBUS nominates Hughes and Mulrooney for Student Employee of the Year

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
The University of Iowa students that work with CAMBUS are extremely capable and dedicated individuals. Among the 170 employees, there are stand-outs who go above and beyond in their roles. Cambus this year has nominated two employees, James Hughes and Bryan Mulrooney, for University of Iowa Student Employee of the Year. Their leadership, empathy, and drive to make Cambus better every day demonstrate why they were nominated.

CAMBUS drivers switch gears to deliver hospital linens

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
UI Laundry Services identified the need for more trained drivers, but where would they find a pool of drivers with Class B commercial driver’s licenses (CDL) that could be deployed quickly?

The answer: Right here on the UI campus.

Employee late evening shuttle van moving operations to WCTC April 6

Thursday, April 2, 2020
Employees needing transportation to employee commuter parking lots in the evening and night have two transportation options: CAMBUS and an employee shuttle van.

CAMBUS shares student leader experiences in honor of International Women’s Day

Monday, March 9, 2020
Recognition is a core value of  CAMBUs. Highlighting women in leadership roles is one opportunity for Cambus to recognize the efforts and talents of department staff.