UNCW Transportation

Seahawk Shuttle WAVE bus

Seahawk Shuttle and Wave Transit

Ride Seahawk Shuttle and Wave Transit FREE with your UNCW One Card! (Non-registered students, alumni and former employees are not eligible for this program.)

Bus Tracking

Track the UNCW Campus Loop Shuttle via the DoubleMap website. You may also download the DoubleMap app from the Apple Store or Google Play Store to track this shuttle.


Track your WAVE shuttle by accessing the website via your mobile device or computer. Use the QR code below to download the new shuttle tracking App, or access real-time tracking online at https://wavetransit.ridesystems.net/. QR codes can also be found at all shuttle stops.

Transloc App QR Code 


Quick Links

Fall and Spring Semester Schedules & Maps

NOTE: Shuttles do not operate when classes are not in session. Off Campus Shuttles do not operate during the Summer Sessions.

UNCW Off Campus Shuttle Map

UNCW On Campus Shuttle Map

See Wave Transit Routes and Schedules for additional Wave routes.

Point-to-Point Shuttle (Fall 2020)

Parking & Transportation provides a Point-to-Point shuttle which allows safe transportation on campus, to campus and to your residence from campus within the 1-mile radius.

  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday 5:00 p.m - 11:00 p.m (last pick up at 10:45 p.m.)
    • Last day of operation for Fall 2020: Tuesday, November 24th

To Request the Point-to-Point Shuttle within 1-mile Radius Location:

  • Download the TapRide App
  • Select "UNCW Point2Point"
  • Sign in with your UNCW email address and password

 Tap Ride - Point to Point Shuttle

Customers may request an on campus pick-up/drop-off at one of the following locations:

  • Randall Library Parking Lot
  • Student Recreation Center Shuttle Stop
  • UNCW Station/Teal Terminal (Burney Loop)

Transportation will only be to residence or UNCW S. College Park & Ride Lot. 

Shuttle Service to CREST

Parking & Transportation Services provides a shuttle service between UNCW's main campus and the CREST located on Masonboro Loop Road. A wheelchair/disability accessible van is available during shuttle operating hours, if needed. To request the accessible van pickup, call 910.520.1304.

  • Hours of Operation: 
    • Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
      • Operates on a 60-min schedule. Last round leaves UNCW Station at 5:00 p.m.
    • Friday: by appointment only
      • CREST is available by appointment only on Fridays, call 910.520.1304 to schedule a ride. For best service please schedule your ride at least 30 minutes prior to desired shuttle arrival.
        • Example: To request a 2p.m. pick up time, please contact 910.520.1304 prior to 1:30p.m. to schedule your ride.