The following information shares how your student may have a car on campus or catch a Metro bus.

Transportation Information

Location Telephone
Student Life Center (989) 964-4170
Service Telephone Website
Saginaw Transit Authority Regional Services (STARS) (989) 753-9500
Service Telephone Website
Bay Metro (989) 894-2999


There are multiple bus stop locations along College Dr., Collings Dr., and Pierce Rd. Bus schedules are available in the Student Life Center, or the Information Desk located at the west end of Groening Commons in Curtiss Hall. STARS lines serve the greater Saginaw area including the Fashion Square Mall corridor. Bay Metro buses serve the Bay City region.

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University Police/Parking Services

Location Telephone Website Coordinator
South Campus Complex A (989) 964-4141 Joyce Payne

Of course, your student’s safety is your paramount concern; so too is it ours. The Department offers a wide range of police services to the campus community, including emergency response, traffic control and enforcement, criminal incident investigations, traffic investigations and campus preventive patrol. University Police can provide escort services from building to building or from a facility to a student's car. Additionally, special programs in crime prevention, sexual assault prevention and awareness, and special event coordination are provided.

University Police maintain the electronic Emergency Notification System. This system provides text and voice notifications from SVSU in the event of an on campus emergency or school closure due to weather. (Please note, only those with a valid SVSU username and password are able to sign up for the Emergency Notification System.) Have your student to register for the Emergency Notification System at:

The University Police distributes an annual Campus Security Report that you can review at