Safe Ride

What is Safe Ride?

In addition to the university's Shuttle Bus Service, Safe Ride carries students, faculty and staff around campus and part of University Circle. The service is an after-hours addition to public transportation. It runs seven days a week, between 6 p.m. and 3 a.m. Security officers drive all Safe Ride vehicles.

Safe ride fleet

Request a Ride

There are three ways to request a Safe Ride between the hours of 6 p.m. and 3 a.m.:

Photo of Safe Ride App
  1. Visit
  2. Call 216.368.3000
  3. Use the smartphone app: Download the free smartphone app on the Google Play or Apple Stores by searching “CWRU Safe Ride” Then, sign in with your CWRU ID and password to activate.

Program and General Information

Safe Ride will remember your ride history, so requesting the same route(s) is very easy.

Service Area

The service area for the 2019/2020 school year is located on this map.