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Bus Service

Stampede Route

The Stampede route provides dedicated service to the Discovery Drive portion of East Campus and Main Campus. The bus runs on a constant loop between the Sustainability, Energy and Environment Community (SEEC) and the University Memorial Center (UMC).

Beginning Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, CU Boulder will assume operation of the RTD Stampede bus route that connects Main Campus to the Discovery Drive area of East Campus.

Summer schedule effective Thursday May 9: The Stampede offers transit between CU Boulder’s Main Campus and the Discovery Drive area of East Campus. Buses run Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (every 10 minutes from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and every 15 minutes from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.) Visit the RTD Stampede webpage for the Stampede schedule and route map.

Effective Monday August 12: Summer schedule will shift slightly - the Stampede will run from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. During these times, bus frequency will be every 15 minutes from 7 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 5:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Fall schedule effective Monday August 26: During the academic year, CU Boulder plans to extend the hours of service for the Stampede, running from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Friday.

During the academic year when classes are in session, bus frequency will be every 15 minutes from 7 to 8:30 a.m.; every 10 minutes from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; every 15 minutes from 4:30 to 7:45 p.m.; and every 30 minutes from 7:45 to 10 p.m.

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SEEC bus stop location

SEEC Bus Stop


Stampede Route Map

Stampede Route Map