Office of First Year Experience Shuttle Service
The FYE Shuttle Service provides free opportunities for first-year students to get off campus and visit some of Orange County's favorite local hot spots including the Irvine Spectrum, University Town Center, Corona del Mar beach, The Shuttle also provides transportation to and from the John Wayne (SNA) Airport and the Irvine Train Station on the Thursday and Friday prior to Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter breaks. Please call our office programs coordinator for more information at 949-214-3060.
Saturday Shuttle Service
Trips to Irvine Spectrum, University Town Center, Corona Del Mar dates:
January 12th, 19th
February 2nd, 16th, March 16th, 30th
April 13th, 27th
May 2nd, 3rd
Meet behind Rho (along Dorm Road).
Shuttle departs from CUI
at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, & 6pm.
Theme Park Shuttle Service
The FYE Shuttle Service will drop students off at the Disneyland & California Adventure Theme Parks once a month during the fall and spring semesters. See the dates below and review the shuttle schedule times above for normal route times. The Shuttle will still be dropping off and picking up students at the Irvine Spectrum and CDM beach in between theme park drop off and final pick up.
*During Theme Park drop days the shuttle will be on Dorm Rd. outside of RHO at 11:00 a.m. on Saturdays. The shuttle will begin using the normal route schedule to the CDM beach, Fashion Island and UTC starting at 12:00 p.m. on Saturdays. On Saturdays, the shuttle will pick up students from Disneyland & California Adventure Theme Parks at 9:00 p.m. to return to CUI.
**Students are not required to leave the parks at 9:00 p.m. to take the shuttle back to campus however they will need to let the driver know that they are taking alternate transport home when the shuttle drops them off in the morning.
Airport & Train Station Shuttle Service
The FYE Shuttle Service will be running students to the airport and train station on a first come first serve basis. Stop by the Office of First Year Experience in Rho 154 (behind the RPC) to sign up for a spot. The shuttle will meet students in front of RHO on Dorm Road. We recommend you plan to leave for the airport and or train station at least two hours prior to your scheduled ticket time. It may take anywhere from 15 to 30 minutes to arrive at your destination after you are aboard the shuttle depending on the traffic. Please note that the shuttle may have multiple students to escort as well as multiple terminals to make stops at. The Office of First Year Experience is not responsible for missed flights or trains, so please plan accordingly.
The signup deadline to take shuttle to the airport or the train station is April 17th.
Thursday, May 2
Friday, May 3
*If you need a shuttle to LAX international airport you will have to use an outside service (i.e. taxi, Uber, airport shuttle, etc.)