Bus Route 37 - North Campus Express (Apartment Shuttle)

Route Schedule & Frequency:

Fall / Winter Semesters:
Monday - Thursday: 5:45a - 12a
Friday 5:45a - 6p (see Route 50 Weekend Connector after 6p)

  • Weekday service frequency is approx 6-7 minutes (there will be a bus at the stop approx every 6-7 minutes)
  • Weekend service available (via Route 50 Weekend Connector)
  • "Exam Cram" extended bus service til 2a - available Wednesday prior to exams to Wednesday of exams (merges 37 and 48 from midnight to 2a. 20 min frequency - last departure from KC at 2:10a).

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

  • To find out where the bus is now, visit The Rapid's mobile site or download the "Laker Mobile" smartphone application.
  • NOTE: when classes are not in session the bus may be on a limited "Break Schedule", which does include off-campus apartments on Route 37. When the University is closed there is no GVSU bus service.



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, Thanksgiving Week, December Semester Break, Christmas Eve & Day, New Years Eve & Day and days prior to start of Winter Semester.
    • WINTER: 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 

Route Map:


Route Transfer Opportunities (Available Fall/Winter ONLY):

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

  • Kirkhof Center-Allendale Campus
  • Mackinaw Hall- Allendale Campus
  • Campus Dr. & Center Dr. (short walk from North A&B, West A&B, Kleiner)
  • Campus Dr at the Alumni House
  • High Tree Apartments
  • Boltwood Apartments (walk to: Speedway, Main Street Pub)
  • 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
  • West Campus Dr. & Laker Village Dr. (walk to: Children’s Center, Baseball field, Rugby/Soccer field)
  • South Campus Dr. (walk to: Vansteeland Dorm, Honors Housing, South Campus Apartments, Laker Village)
  • Kirkhof Center (continue loop)

Page last modified August 20, 2014