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Department of Transportation Services

Department of Transportation Services (DOTS) is committed to providing all members of the Rutgers community with the best possible solutions for getting around campus safely and easily. The university maintains various parking facilities including permit-controlled lots and decks, metered parking spaces, access-controlled lots, and restricted assigned lots. Transportation to, from, and on campus includes campus transit and shuttle services, walking and bike paths, and public transportation services.

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  • The Department of Transportation and Public Safety Cashier's office will be closing at 3:00pm Wednesday November 25, 2015 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. We will reopen Monday November 30, 2015 at 8:30am

  • Weekend parking rules in effect beginning 12:00pm Wednesday November 25th through Monday November 30th 8:00am

  • New  Brunswick- Thanksgiving Break 2015 Bus Schedule

  • Newark - Thanksgiving Break 2015 Bus Schedule

  • Zone A, and Zone B permits are sold out, if you would like to be added to the waitlist please email; include your name ruid # and the zone permit you wish to purchase.

  • Rutgers Student parking permits are now available, please click here

  • RBHS Student permits  All RBHS student permits will be valid immediately upon purchase, additional monthly permits for August are not required

  • Newark Transit System
  • Bicycle lockers are now available to rent, offering renters a covered and protected storage space for a bicycle and bicycle-related gear. Rent a bicycle locker today, here! If you have any questions about the bicycle locker program, please e-mail
  • The Rutgers Department of Transportation Services now offers Charter Bus Rentals to the Rutgers Community. Visit the bus rental website to learn more.
  • Parking Rules and Regulations

Contact Information

Department of
Transportation Services

Public Safety Building
55 Commercial Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Main Office 848-932-7744
Fax 732-932-1450
Bus Dispatch 848-932-7817

Cashier and General
Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 5:00PM
September & Holiday
Hours May Vary

For any Emergency Dial

From a University Phone
Obtain an outside line Dial

Alternate Non-Emergency
Public Safety Numbers

Rutgers Police
Camden Campus: 856-225-6111
Health Sciences Campus:
Newark Campus: 973-353-5111
New Brunswick Campus:

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