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Free Access to Columbia University Shuttle Bus Services and Escort Service

Dear Members of the Teachers College Community:

The TC Office of Public Safety would like to remind you that Teachers College students, faculty and staff have free access to Columbia University’s Shuttle Bus Services, and Columbia University’s Escort Service.  These services are free of charge to members of the Teachers College Community with a valid TC ID card. 
 
  • Columbia University’s Shuttle Bus Services
Columbia University provides the GWB, Intercampus, Lamont, Morningside Heights Evening, and Studebaker Shuttles. 

Of particular note to the TC community is the Morningside Heights Evening Shuttle which makes predetermined stops on a set route from 7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M., and is available for on-call service from 11:00 P.M. to 2:00 A.M.  The last scheduled shuttle run leaves stop #1 at 10:00 P.M.  For on-call door-to-door service from 11:00 P.M. to 2:00 A.M. within Morningside Heights and in Manhattan Valley north of 108th Street, phone 212-854-SAFE (212-854-7233). 

The Morningside Heights Evening Shuttle schedule and route map may be found at http://www.columbia.edu/cu/publicsafety/Morningside%20Heights%20Evening%20Shuttle%20.pdf

Also of note is the new Studebaker Shuttle which stops directly in front of the TC Arthur Zankel Building on West 120th Street during rush hour service from 7:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. and again from 4:30 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. 

The Studebaker Shuttle schedule and route map may be found at http://www.columbia.edu/cu/studentservices/transportation/studebaker.html

  • The Columbia University Escort Service
     
    The Columbia University Escort Service is a footed patrol or a security vehicle service that is available from 8:00 P.M. to 3:00 A.M.  During the school year, the Escort Service will send two specially trained students to accompany students, faculty or staff to their door any time from 8:00 P.M. to 3:00 A.M., seven nights a week. Escorts carry two-way Columbia University Public Safety radios. This service is available from West 108th Street to West 110th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Riverside Drive, and from West 111th Street to West 122nd Street between Morningside Drive and Riverside Drive.
Office of International Services
Teachers College, Columbia University
Box 7, 525 W 120th Street
New York, New York 10027-6696
Phone: (212) 678-3939 ♦ ~ Fax: (212) 678-3990 ♦ Email: