Late Night

CATA, Ride Smart by Lyft, and the Safe Walk service from Auxiliary Police help provide late-night transportation for University Park students. 

CATABUS Loop and Link

CATA’s Loop and Link bus routes offer free rides serving University Park and downtown State College. View the route schedules and maps to plan which one can serve your late night ride needs. 

Safe Walk

Call (814) 865-WALK (9255) for on-campus walking accompaniment from Auxiliary Police.   

Penn State Ride Smart by Lyft 

University Park students can get eight $10 Lyft ride credits each month to use for rides to campus from downtown and select surrounding neighborhoods. Ride Smart is available 2 a.m.-7 a.m. every night during the fall and spring semesters. Visit the Lyft Programs page for more information.

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