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  • Miner Metro shuttles are FREE to all UTEP faculty, staff, students and visitors.
  • The lost and found is operated by the Campus Police, please contact them at 747-6635 if you are looking for an item.
  • Service is available Monday through Friday when classes are in session during the fall, spring and summer semesters.
  • Shuttles do not operate during Wintermester, summer minimesters, University holidays or during intersessions.

Accessible Buses: In order to assist students with disabilities, wheel chair accessible buses are available on each Miner Metro Shuttle Bus Route during the normal operating times. Please see attached schedule for exact service schedule of the accessible buses on the following routes:

  • Route # 1 East (Blue)
  • Route #2 Campus Loop (Green)
  • Route # 3 West (Orange)
  • Route #4 (Campbell Building)

The University does not currently provide paratransit services within the campus. However, the City of El Paso’s public transit provider, Sun Metro, does provide point to point paratransit service from outside the campus onto the UTEP campus. The Sun Metro LIFT customer service line is (915) 212-0100(915) 212-0100.

For additional information concerning the Miner Metro Shuttles ADA services, please contact First Transit at (915)533-4731(915)533-4731.

For student ADA questions please contact the Center for Accommodations and Support Services at (915) 747-5148(915) 747-5148 voice/TTY or through email at dss@utep.edu Disabled Student Services Office

UTEP Faculty/Staff with ADA related questions may contact the University’s Equal Opportunity Office at (915) 747-5662(915) 747-5662.

Routes

Route 1: East - Blue

Monday - Thursday (Fall and Spring Schedule)
6:30 am - 9:30 pm*

Fridays (Fall and Spring Schedule)
6:30 am - 6:00 pm*
*Last inbound trip: Monday-Thursday at 9:15 pm, Fri at 5:45 pm

  • 5-7 minutes during peak 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • 8-10 minutes on Fridays
  • 30 minute intervals during non-peak hours

Monday - Thursday (Summer Schedule):
6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
*Last inbound trip leaves at 8:45 p.m. from the Rim Road/Hawthorne Street bus stop to the Miner Canyon bus stop.

  • Buses run in 30 minute intervals during hours of operation.

Fridays (Summer Schedule):
6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
*Last inbound trip leaves at 5:15 p.m. from the Rim Road/Hawthorne Street bus stop to the Miner Canyon bus stop.

  • Buses run in 30 minute intervals on Fridays.

Streets Used
1 (East Loop): Sun Bowl Drive, Glory Road, Randolph Drive, Robinson Avenue, Oregon Street, and Rim Road.

Shuttle Stops
Lot R6, lot R3, lot R2, lot P9, lot S5, and the Hilton Garden Inn.

Route 2: Campus Loop - Green

This route provides service to the perimeter of the main campus.

Monday - Friday (Fall and Spring Schedule)
7:30 am to 5:37 pm*
*Last inbound trip: Monday-Friday at 5:28 pm

  • 7-9 minutes during peak 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • 15 minute intervals during non-peak hours

Monday - Friday (Summer Schedule)
7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
*Last inbound trip leaves at 5:22 p.m. from the Rim Road/Hawthorne Street bus stop to the Memorial Gym bus stop.

  • Buses run in 15 minute intervals during hours of operation.

Streets Used
Rim Road, Hawthorne Street, Schuster Avenue, Sun Bowl Drive, Glory Road, and Oregon Street.

Shuttle Stops
On the corner of Hawthorne and Rim, Academic Services Building, lot S2, Miners Alley behind Sun Bowl garage, lot P6, P9, P12, and the Hilton Garden Inn.

Route 3: West - Orange

This route provides direct service to the West side of campus dropping off at lot P-5.

Monday - Thursday (Fall and Spring Schedule)
6:30 am - 9:10 pm*

Friday (Fall and Spring Schedule)
6:30 am to 5:50 pm*
*Last inbound trip: Monday-Thursday at 8:59 pm, Friday at 5:39pm

  • Every 5-7 minutes during peak hours (7:30 am - 5:00 pm)
  • 20 minute intervals during non-peak hours

Monday - Thursday (Summer Schedule)
6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
*Last inbound trip leaves at 8:52 p.m. from the Sun Bowl Garage bus stop to the Miner Canyon bus stop.

  • Buses run in 7-10 minute intervals during peak hours: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Buses run in 15 minute intervals during non-peak hours: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Fridays (Summer Schedule)
6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
*Last inbound trip leaves at 5:22 p.m. from the Sun Bowl Garage bus stop to the Miner Canyon bus stop.

  • Buses run in 7-10 minute intervals during peak hours: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Streets Used
Rim Road, Hawthorne Street, Schuster Avenue, Sun Bowl Drive, Glory Road, and Oregon Street.

Shuttle Stops
On the corner of Hawthorne and Rim, Academic Services Building, lot S2, Miners Alley behind Sun Bowl garage, lot P6, P9, P12, and the Hilton Garden Inn.

Route 4: College of Health Sciences/School of Nursing

This route provides service between main campus at Rim and Hawthorne to the College of Health Sciences and now includes service to the perimeter of the main campus (Route 2: Campus Loop - Green).

Monday - Friday (Fall and Spring Schedule)
7:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.

  • Buses run in 30 minute intervals

Monday - Friday (Summer Schedule)
7:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
* Last inbound trip leaves at 5:37 p.m. from the Arizona Avenue bus stop to the Rim Road/Hawthorne Street stop.

  • Buses run in 30 minute intervals.

Streets Used
Sun Bowl Drive, Glory Road, Oregon Street, Arizona Avenue, Rim Road, Hawthorne Street, Schuster Avenue, and Florence Street.

Shuttle Stops
College of Health Sciences, on the corner of Hawthorne and Rim, Academic Services Building, lot S2, Sun Bowl Parking Facility, lot P6, P9, P12, and the Hilton Garden Inn.

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