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Tar Heel Express Service to the UNC-Chapel Hill Commencement Ceremony May 12

Post Date:05/07/2019 3:09 PM

Chapel Hill Transit will provide Tar Heel Express Shuttle Service from 6:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, May 12, 2019, for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Commencement Ceremony at Kenan Stadium.

Chapel Hill Transit shuttles will provide Tar Heel Express shuttle service from the Friday Center (100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill) park and ride lot to Kenan Stadium on Stadium Drive (Gate 2). Buses will run every 10 minutes, providing continuous service between Friday Center and Kenan Stadium.

Due to construction at the Friday Center, riders using wheelchairs, walkers, crutches or other mobility aids are encouraged to use the 54 park and ride lot (located just beyond the Friday Center, on the left). Buses will run every 15 minutes, providing continuous and fully accessible service between the 54 Park and Ride and Kenan Stadium.

The shuttles and parking at the Friday Center and 54 Park and Ride lots will be FREE.

Riders, especially graduates, are encouraged to arrive at the park and ride lot at least one hour prior to the start of the 9:00 a.m. ceremony to allow for possible traffic delays.

For those wishing to stay on campus longer, Carolina Livery will provide shuttle service from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Carolina Livery shuttles will loop campus making stops at the Student Union, the Old Well on Cameron Avenue and the Dean E. Smith Center and returning to the Friday Center & 54 park and ride lots.

For additional information on the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Commencement Ceremony, please visit          

For complete information about Chapel Hill Transit services, schedules, route changes or directions to the nearest Chapel Hill Transit stop, visit,email or call a customer service representative at 919-485-7433.







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