Transportation Services


Whether you are in need of a ride to local shopping destinations or local transportation depots, SFU Student Life is happy to help!  We provide regular transportation/shuttle services to the  Walmart in Ebensburg, the local shopping malls in Altoona and Johnstown, the Altoona Transportation Center (for bus service or Amtrak train), the Johnstown/Cambria County Airport, and the Pittsburgh International Airport.  A full listing of this semester's shuttle schedule is posted below.  Not sure how to get to campus?  Try our campus maps and directions!

Be sure to follow SFU Transportation on Twitter for information on alerts, cancellations, and student-to-student ride sharing!

Need Transportation?  Here's who can help...
Students in need of transportation can take advantage of our campus shuttle services by visiting the Center for Student Engagement (located on the upper floor of the JFK Center), call for additional information at 814.472.3005, or email your questions/concerns to StudentLife@francis.eduNOTE: To officially register for transportation services, students MUST complete the paperwork in-person in the office.  NO registrations will be taken via phone or email.
Need Transportation?  Here's what you need to know...

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES POLICIES:

1. Transportation/shuttle services are available ONLY to full-time, undergraduate SFU students.

2. Registration paper-work is required for ALL shuttles and MUST be completed in-person AT LEAST 4-business days prior to the scheduled shuttle.

3. The standard rate for Shuttle services is $10 one-way/$20 round-trip (unless otherwise specified, ex. Pittsburgh); Shuttle service fees are to be paid-in-full upon registration.

4. The Center for Student Engagement is NOT responsible for booking/coordinating other travel arrangements, connections, OR lodging accommodations.

5. The scheduled shuttle services (as listed below) will be the ONLY shuttles provided by Saint Francis University. 

6.  ALL shuttles are subject to change or cancellation per weather/road conditions and availability of authorized drivers.

For transportation needs that fall outside of the SFU shuttle service, please visit our Local Info page and scroll down to "Transportation Vendors" to see a listing of available transportation providers in the area.


Fall 2014 Shuttle Services

Regular Weekly Shuttles

Weekly Shopping: All trips are FREE!  Sign-Up at the JFK Info Desk.

MONDAY: Walmart (Ebensburg) -- departs campus at 7 PM

TUESDAY: Logan Town Center (Altoona) -- departs campus at 6 PM

WEDNESDAY: Richland Town Center (Johnstown) -- departs campus at 6 PM

THURSDAY: Walmart (Ebensburg) -- departs campus at 7 PM

FRIDAY: Logan Valley Mall (Altoona) OR Galleria Mall (Johnstown) -- departs campus at 5:30 PM

 

Departing Shuttles:

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Departing Campus every Friday at 8:15 a.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled break/holiday shuttles) Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday. -- FEE is $10

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Departing campus every Friday at 4:45 a.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled break/holiday shuttles) Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday. -- FEE is $10

 

Returning Shuttles:

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Every Sunday at 5:30 p.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled  break/holiday shuttles).  Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday.
-- FEE is $10

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Every Sunday at 7:00 p.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled  break/holiday shuttles)   Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday.
-- FEE is $10

Shuttle to meet Fullington Bus in Indiana, PA
Scheduled upon request ONLY - Departing campus at 7:45 a.m.
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM three business days prior to date shuttle is needed. Please note that some dates prior to breaks and holidays may not be accepted pending ability to schedule a driver. Return shuttles must be scheduled prior to departing campus or four working days prior to date of return. -- FEE is $10

Beginning of Semester (Returning Students)

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Sunday, August 24 – pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Thursday, August 21 -- FEE is $10

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Sunday, August 24 – pick-up at 7:00 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Thursday, August 21 -- FEE is $10

Pittsburgh International to SFU
Sunday, August 24 - pick-up at 7:00 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, August 15 -- FEE is $25

Mid-Semester Break

Departing Shuttles:

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Friday, October 17 – departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Monday, October 13 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Friday, October 17 – departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Monday, October 13 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Pittsburgh International
Friday, October 17 – departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, October 10 -- FEE is $25
 

Returning Shuttles:

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Tuesday, October 21 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Monday, October 13 -- FEE is $10

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Tuesday, October 21 - pick-up at 7:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Monday, October 13 -- FEE is $10

Pittsburgh International to SFU
Tuesday, October 21 - pick-up at 7:00 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, October 10 -- FEE is $25

Thanksgiving Break

Departing Shuttles:

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Tuesday, November 25 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Wednesday, November 26 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, November 21 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Tuesday, November 25 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Wednesday, November 26 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, November 21 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Pittsburgh International
Tuesday, November 25 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Tuesday, November 18 -- FEE is $25

 

Returning Shuttles:

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Sunday, November 30 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Monday, December 1 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, November 21 -- FEE is $10

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Sunday, November 30 - pick-up at 7:30 PM
Monday, December 1 - pick-up at 7:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, November 21 -- FEE is $10

Pittsburgh International to SFU
Sunday, November 30 - pick-up at 7:00 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Tuesday, November 18 -- FEE is $25

End of Semester/Christmas Break

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Wednesday, December 10 – departing campus at 8:15 AM
Thursday, December 11 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Friday, December 12 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, December 5 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Wednesday, December 10 – departing campus at 7:00 AM
Thursday, December 11 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Friday, December 12 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, December 5 -- FEE is $10

SFU to Pittsburgh International
Friday, December 12 - departing campus at 7:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Friday, December 5 -- FEE is $25

You can use the listing below to view/download our shuttle schedules for each semester in PDF format for easy saving and printing.

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