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 mall in Altoona, the Altoona Transportation Center, and the Johnstown/Cambria County 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!

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. Shuttle services are provided at a low flat rate of $10 one-way/$20 round-trip (unless otherwise specified); 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 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.


International Orientation Shuttle Registration

New International/ESL Students' can complete their shuttle registration online for the International Orientation program, CLICK HERE!  NOTE: This service and form are offered ONLY to new International/ESL Students coming for their International Students' Orientation program (August 21-22)


Spring 2014 Shuttle Services

Regular Weekly Shuttles

Weekly Shopping:

Walmart (Ebensburg) -- FREE of CHARGE / NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Every Wednesday (weather pending) at 6 PM.  Sign-up at the JFK Information Desk.

Logan Valley Mall (Altoona) -- FREE of CHARGE / NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED Every Friday (weather pending) at 5:30 PM.  Sign-up at the JFK Information Desk.

 

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.

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Departing campus every Friday at 7:15 a.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled break/holiday shuttles) Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday.

 

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.

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. (excludes breaks and holidays outside the scheduled  break/holiday shuttles)   Registration deadline is 3:00PM the previous Tuesday.

 

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.

Beginning of Semester (Returning Students)

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Sunday, January 12 – pick-up at 5:30 PM
Monday, January 13 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00 PM Wednesday, January 8

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Sunday, January 12 – pick-up at 7:30 PM
Monday, January 13 - pick-up at 7:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Wednesday, January 8

Mid-Semester Break

Departing Shuttles:

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Thursday, February 27 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Friday, February 28 – departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Thursday, February 27 - departing campus at 7:15 AM
Friday, February 28 – departing campus at 7:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

SFU to Pittsburgh International Airport
Saturday, March 1 - departing campus at 6:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

 

Returning Shuttles:

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Sunday, March 9 – pick-up at 5:30 PM
Monday, March 10 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Sunday, March 9 – pick-up at 7:30 PM
Monday, March 10 - pick-up at 7:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

Pittsburgh International Airport to SFU
Sunday, March 9 – pick-up at 7:00 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Friday, February 21

Easter Break

Departing Shuttles:

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Tuesday, April 15 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Wednesday, April 16 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Thursday, April 10

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Tuesday, April 15 - departing campus at 7:15 AM
Wednesday, April 16 - departing campus at 7:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Thursday, April 10

 

Returning Shuttles:

Altoona Transit Center to SFU
Monday, April 21 - pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Thursday, April 10

Johnstown Airport to SFU
Monday, April 21 – pick-up at 5:30 PM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Thursday, April 10

End of Semester/Summer Break

SFU to Altoona Transit Center
Monday, May 5 – departing campus at 8:15 AM
Tuesday, May 6 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Wednesday, May 7 - departing campus at 8:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Wednesday, April 23

SFU to Johnstown Airport
Monday, May 5 – departing campus at 7:15 AM
Tuesday, May 6 - departing campus at 7:15 AM
Wednesday, May 7 - departing campus at 7:15 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Wednesday, April 23

SFU to Pittsburgh International Airport
Wednesday, May 7 - departing campus at 6:00 AM
Registration deadline is 3:00PM Wednesday, April 23


Fall 2014 Shuttle Information will be available by July!  Stay Tuned!

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