Bus Route 37 - North Campus Express (Apartment Shuttle)

Spring / Summer Semesters

No apartment shuttle service available during the Spring/Summer semesters.

Fall / Winter Semesters


Monday - Thursday: 5:45a - 12:10a
Friday: 5:45a - 6p (see Weekend Service after 6p)

  • TO NOTE:
    • New bus stations at Mackinac Hall and Kirkhof Center bus stops:
      • Kirkhof Center changes - the Laker Line stops at the main bus station and the Rts 37/48/85 stop at the smaller station to the south (in front of Haas Performing Arts Center)
  • Weekday service frequency is approx 7 minutes from 7a-12a. 20 min frequency from 5:45a-7a (Route 85).
  • Weekend service available (via Weekend Service)
  • "Exam Cram" extended bus service until 2a - available Monday of the week prior to exams to Wednesday of exams (route 85 from midnight to 2a. 20 min frequency - last departure from KC at 2:10a). NOTE: No Exam Cram service extension Fall 2022 / Winter 2023
  • NOTE: when classes are not in session the bus may be on a limited "Break Service", which does include off-campus apartments on Route 37. When the University is closed there is no GVSU bus service.


Route Transfer Opportunities (Fall/Winter ONLY):

Next Bus: To find out where the bus is now, visit Rapid Connect or one of our Mobile Apps. Please note these apps work with the normal semester schedules.

Which schedule do I refer to?

"Fall / Winter Semesters" (in general, first day of class to end of exam week, with exceptions below)

  • "Break Service" (dates of Holidays/Break Service) to include:
    • FALL: Labor Day Weekend, Fall Break, Thanksgiving Week, December Semester Break, Christmas Eve & Day, New Years Eve & Day and days prior to start of Winter Semester.
    • WINTER: Martin Luther King Jr Recess, Spring Break, Semester Break prior to start of Spring Semester

"Spring / Summer Semesters" (in general, first day of class to end of exam week, with exceptions below)

  • "Break Service" (dates of Holidays/Break Service) to include:
    • SPRING: Memorial Day Weekend
    • SUMMER: Independence Day Recess, Semester Break prior to start of Fall Semester

Featured Stops on this Route (Fall/Winter ONLY):

  • Kirkhof Center-Allendale Campus
  • Mackinaw Hall- Allendale Campus
  • Campus Dr. & Center Dr. (walk to: North A&B Apts, West A&B Apts, Kleiner Commons)
  • Campus Dr at the Alumni House
  • High Tree Apartments
  • Boltwood Apartments (walk to: Speedway, Main Street Pub)
  • The Enclave/Main St Pub (walk to: Conifer Creek Apts)
  • 48th Ave & Lake Michigan Dr. (walk to: Burger King, Jimmy Johns, Jude's Barber shop, Bigby Coffee, Main Street Pub)
  • 48 West Apartments (walk to: Menna's Joint, Ugro Coffee Shop)
  • Campus West Apartments (walk to: Meadows Crossing Apts, Country Place Apts, The Lodge Apts)
  • West Campus Dr. & Laker Village Dr. (walk to: Children's Center, Baseball field, Rugby/Soccer field, Laker Village Apts)
  • Kirkhof Center (continue loop)

Page last modified April 24, 2023