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UNIVERSITY TRANSPORTATION

NCWU offers a variety of travel options on our Bishop Transit & Bus System which provides transportation services both on and off campus. Services provided by this department include transportation to and from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) as well as local transportation to venues in the Rocky Mount area.

The University also provides Prearranged, out-of-state trips planned at various times throughout the year. Students interested in taking advantage of these services can find out more by contacting the appropriate departments below.

Your NC Wesleyan ID is only needed to ride.

Bishop Transit Services

Local Transportation around Rocky Mount Area

NCWU offers a variety of travel options on our Bishop Transit & Bus System, including FREE local transportation to venues in the Rocky Mount area. No registration required, simply bring your NC Wesleyan ID and choose one of the following destinations!*

Rocky Mount Shuttles

Spring 2024 Dates

Each Tuesday from January 23 – April 16
Not Available March 19 and March 26

Shuttle Pickup
Available to all students. Due to carrying capacity, this service is offered to the first 14 students in line at the library parking lot. Shuttle leaves promptly at 2:45 p.m.

Drop Off Locations Around Rocky Mount:

  • Truist Bank
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • InJoy
  • Walmart
  • Golden East Mall
  • TJ Maxx shopping plaza
  • Target

Students have 60 minutes from the time of drop off before the bus will return for pickup.

Shuttle Return
Students are dropped back off at their residence hall.

Contact
Suzanne Hening
252.985.5371
International Student Services Coordinator, Junior International Advisor/DSO
SHening@ncwu.edu

transit van with girl boarding

Transportation to Rocky Mount Mills

Take an evening trip to the Rocky Mount Mills, an 82-acre campus that is home to businesses, residential living, restaurants and breweries.

Spring 2024 Dates

Friday, February 2nd, 2024
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Friday, February 16th, 2024
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Friday, March 22nd, 2024
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Friday, April 12th, 2024
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM


Shuttle Pickup
Available to all students. Shuttle leaves from outside the Taylor Rec Center.

Shuttle Return
Students are dropped back off at their residence hall.

Contact
Elliott Smith
Director of Student Activities
p: 252.454.1682
e: ESmith@ncwu.edu

crowd enjoying rocky mount mills

Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) Transportation

North Carolina Wesleyan University offers transportation to and from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU). Our Bishop Break Shuttle operates on a predetermined schedule. Tickets* can be purchased in advance and are valid for a single one-way trip to or from RDU Airport.

Fall 2023 – Spring 2024

Leaving Campus: NCWU to RDU

Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Shuttle Pickup Times:
3:00 AM
7:00 AM
11:00 AM
3:00 PM

Registration Deadline: November 17

Returning to Campus: RDU to NCWU

Sunday, January 14, 2024
Monday, January 15, 2024
Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Shuttle Pickup Times:
11:00 AM
3:00 PM
7:00 PM
11:00 PM

Registration Deadline: January 10

*$50 non-refundable fee per one-way trip.

student walking through airport

Out-of-town Getaways Transportation

The university offers prearranged, out-of-town and out-of-state trips that are planned throughout the year. These trips are available to all students and are an excellent way to meet other peers.

Spring 2024 Dates

Saturday, February 24th, 2024
Washington, D.C.
8:30 AM

Sunday, March 17th, 2024
Crabtree Mall, Raleigh
1:00 PM

Sunday, April 7th, 2024
Outer Banks, NC
8:30 AM


Shuttle Pickup
Available to all students. Shuttle leaves from outside the Taylor Rec Center.

Shuttle Return
Students are dropped back off at their residence hall.

Contact
Elliott Smith
Director of Student Activities
p: 252.454.1682
e: ESmith@ncwu.edu

students at beach doing research