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New Solar-Powered Phone Chargers Come to Light

May 1, 2016 at 12:17 pm 2 comments

Georgetown University’s main campus saw the installation of the first of four public, solar-powered cell phone charging stations late last month at the Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle turnaround in front of McDonough Arena as part of a new collaborative sustainability initiative.   The Office of Sustainability houses the project inRead More

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Four of the five GUTS bus lines will be rerouted by the end of October.

GUTS Bus Lines Rerouted, Sparks Commuter Criticism

September 18, 2015 at 3:02 am 2 comments

The university is moving forward with plans to reroute four of the five Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus lines by late October, which has sparked negative responses from bus commuters. The rerouting plans were initiated by the Office of Planning and Facilities Management following the announcement of the 2010 CampusRead More

A Capitol Idea for GUTS

April 4, 2014 at 1:41 am 0 comments

If there’s one place Georgetown students can be counted on to intern every semester, it’s Congress. With this trend in mind, the university has added a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus that will make the commute from the Hilltop to the Hill easier. While the exact logistics of theRead More

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GU officials are considering adding a GUTS stop from Capitol Hill to the GU Law Center in response to student support.

New Capitol Hill GUTS Stop Moves Forward

April 1, 2014 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Prompted by wide student support, university officials are considering implementing a new Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle bus stop from Capitol Hill to the Georgetown University Law Center. Anebi Adoga (COL ’16) submitted a proposal calling for the additional stop on IdeaScale, an online forum that facilitates campus-wide communication, in November.Read More

New Attempt to Expand GUTS

April 23, 2013 at 12:53 am 0 comments

The GUSA senate unanimously passed a resolution Sunday night that called for extending the Rosslyn, Wisconsin Avenue and Dupont Circle Metro Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle weekend bus schedules. The bill is similar to a failed 2011 attempt by the GUSA senate to implement “Night Owl” and “Early Bird” shuttles toRead More

Mobile App Feature to Track GUTS Status

April 12, 2013 at 2:04 am 0 comments

NextGUTS, a new feature on the Georgetown mobile application that tracks Georgetown University Transportation Service buses, is set to debut April 15. The service will offer real-time updates and GPS locations for all GUTS buses, which include recently introduced late-night shuttles to and from Adams Morgan and Dupont Circle. NextGUTS was designed by UniversityRead More

Strengthen Weekend GUTS

October 12, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

We’re all tired of hearing about the much-bemoaned institutionalized “bubble” around the Hilltop, and expanding the GUTS bus service offers a clear solution to this problem. Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle buses are a free and convenient service for students, faculty and staff on a campus that is otherwise lacking inRead More

A Site to Behold

April 24, 2012 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

University Information Services launched its much-anticipated mobile website Thursday, and the finished product was well worth the wait. The new website meets almost all of our expectations for a portable help desk for on-campus life. Using the new site, students can now access everything from Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle schedulesRead More

GU Nixes Bus Loop Proposal

September 20, 2011 at 6:09 am 0 comments

The university has dropped its proposal to install a loop road parallel to Archibald Glover Park from its 2010 Campus Plan, according to university spokeswoman Stacy Kerr. The original loop road plan had intended to divert Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle buses from neighborhood streets to a new route behind YatesRead More

Public Transport

Public Transport

August 29, 2011 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

Metro D.C.’s Metro is hailed for its simplicity and relative cleanliness. Even though Georgetown doesn’t have its own stop, odds are you’ll frequent the three stops closest to us:Dupont Circle on the Red line, and Foggy Bottom-GWUand Rosslyn, both on the Orange and Blue lines. Cost of a ride runs from $1.35 to $1.85Read More