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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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  • Take the RUDOTS annual survey and let us know your thoughts on the transportation system. Take the survey here
  • April is “Connecting the DOTS” month at Rutgers! RUDOTS has partnered with the Rutgers Student Life as well as several other university and community groups to bring this transportation-themed month of events and activities to the Rutgers-New Brunswick campuses.  Connecting the DOTS will include a full week of exciting BikeRU events to support bicycling around campus, from April 7-12.  For more information on Connecting the DOTS, visit us here!
  • 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
  • Zone A & B permits are sold out. Please purchase Zone L permits instead. If you would like to add your name to the waitlist please email your RUID and name to

Contact Information

Department of
Transportation Services

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