Bus Service - Exam Cram Extension

"Exam Cram" extended service busing is in effect the Monday prior to exam week until the Wednesday of exam week for Fall and Winter Semesters.

Route Schedule & Frequency:

Monday - Thursday:

  • Route 50 (Campus to Campus): 12:15a - 2:15a (20 min service)
  • Route 85 (Off-Campus Apartment Shuttle): 12:30a - 2:10a (25 min service)

Friday - Saturday: not available on weekends - see normal weekend service 


  • Route 50 (Campus to Campus): 7:00p - 2:10a (45-50 min service)
  • Route 85 (Off-Campus Apartment Shuttle): 7:45p - 2:10a (25 min service)


  • Monday, (prior to exam week) - Thursday, (prior to exam week) - Exam Cram Schedule [PDF] extension to Normal Schedule
  • Friday, (prior to exam week) - Saturday, (prior to exam week) - Normal Schedule
  • Sunday, (exam week) - Wednesday, (exam week) - Exam Cram Schedule [PDF] extension to Normal Schedule
  • Thursday, (exam week) - Saturday, (exam week) - Normal Schedule

Route Information:

Transfer Opportunities:

Route 50 Transfer Graphic [PDF] 

Featured Stops on this Route:

  • Pew Campus - Front St between Eberhard Center and DeVos Center, various downtown Grand Rapids stops, GVSU Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences
  • Lake Michigan Dr. & Covall shopping plaza - Big Apple Bagel, Rite Aid, BC Pizza, Snap Fitness, and Bank of America
  • Lake Michigan Dr. & Collindale - Family Fare and Speedway
  • Bayberry Apartments
  • Walker Fire Station is a park & ride location. You can park your car in the fire station lot and hop on the bus behind the fire station!
  • Lake Michigan Dr. & Wilson Meijer is another park & ride location. Shopping plaza features Meijer, Panera Bread, Jimmy John's, Jet's Pizza, Chowhound Pets, Fifth-Third Bank and more.
  • Allendale Campus bus stops at Mackinac Hall and the Kirkhof Center