Shuttle bus

Please note: Shuttle Services will no longer be available after Spring 2017 due to the closing of the Arts on Grant building and the opening of the new Arts & Sciences building.

Park and Ride

Students, faculty, and staff will find ample parking at the IU Northwest Park & Ride lot located at Grant St. and 37th Ave. in the Village Shopping Center. This is the location of the new Arts on Grant which houses our Fine Arts classes, Performing Arts scene shop, costume shop, and stagecraft classes.

Using the Park & Ride lot is easy and convenient, and there is on-site security from 8 AM - 7:30 PM. Just drive in, park, and hop on the free RedHawk Shuttle bus back to campus! You must show your university ID to board the RedHawk Shuttle.

Village Parking

Free RedHawk Shuttle

The RedHawk Shuttle runs from 8 AM - 7:30 PM, Monday through Thursday, during the fall and spring semesters. The free shuttle is available to all students, faculty, and staff. You are required to show your university ID to board the shuttle.

Shuttles depart from the Park & Ride lot every 10 minutes and make two stops on campus:

  • Moraine Student Center
  • Library south side on 35th Ave

The shuttle does not operate during the summer, on campus holidays, during finals week or semester breaks.


Visitors to the IU Northwest campus may park in the Park & Ride lot and pick up a free visitor pass to ride the RedHawk Shuttle back to campus.  When you arrive at the Park & Ride lot, park your car and then go into the Arts on Grant building.  Ask the security guard for a free visitor pass for the shuttle.


There is on-site security at the Park & Ride lot from 8 AM - 9 PM, Monday through Thursday, during the fall and spring semesters.  On-site security is also present Friday through Sunday when the building is open.  Check with the Fine Arts Department for open studio hours Friday through Sunday.

RedHawk Shuttle Campus stops are marked by "S" on the map below.  One stop is by the Moraine Student Center, the other stop is in front of the Anderson Library/Conference Center.

IU Northwest Parking Map

RedHawk Shuttle Schedule

Redhawk Shuttle

The first shuttle departs from the Village Park & Ride lot at 8 AM. Moraine will be the first stop on campus followed by the Library.

The final shuttle departs at (these are estimated times):
  • Moraine at 7:20 PM
  • Library at 7:23 PM

The final shuttle arrives at the Village at 7:30 PM

TIP: If you have an evening class, which ends later than 7 PM, park where your last class of the day is held. Example: if your evening class is held at the Art Center at the Village, park in the Park & Ride lot. If your evening class is held on campus, park in an on-campus lot.