Mass Transit

UST Shuttle

A free shuttle bus service is available Monday through Friday between the St. Paul and Minneapolis campuses to those with a valid St. Thomas identification card. For more information and shuttle schedule, visit the Parking and Transportation Services website.

ACTC Shuttle

A shuttle bus is operated by the Association Colleges of the Twin Cities between their various campuses. ACTC includes St. Thomas, St. Kate’s, Macalester, Hamline, and Augsburg. For the full schedule, please visit the ACTC website.

Metro Transit

Public transit is the most inexpensive way of getting to UST. In addition to being more affordable than parking on campus, buses also save students from the hassle of getting to campus in rush hour traffic. The University also provides FREE shuttle service between the two campuses!

Below is a list of Metro Transit buses that connect directly to both UST campuses:

St. Paul campus

21, 63, 134, 87

Minneapolis campus

4, 6, 9, 12, 643, 762



C-Pass
- Undergraduate and Graduate students registered for credits and who do not purchase a parking permit are eligible to purchase the Metro Transit C-Pass. The pass is available for fall and spring semesters and summer session. The C-Pass allows unlimited rides on Metro Transit buses and the light rail system. Information can be found at Parking & Transportation Services.

Metro Transit Interactive Tools:

Interactive Map

Use Metro Transit's interactive map to plan trips to and from St. Thomas.

Emergency Notification

Register your cell phone with UST's Emergency Notification System.