Greater Cleveland Transportation Options

University School partners with Laurel School and Hathaway Brown School to provide expanded transportation options for students throughout 33 Greater Cleveland communities. 

Families whose children attend more than one of these schools will be able to use one transportation service. This expanded transportation access will complement bus service offered from many public-school districts.

Transportation options include both one-way and round-trip, as well as options for 3 days per week, and per ride.

More Information

List of 4 frequently asked questions.

  • Routes

    Morning stops are listed in order of pick up. The afternoon route uses the same stops in reverse order.

    Route 1 - Avon, Avon Lake, Lakewood

    • Lowes, 1445 Center Road, Avon 44011
    • GetGo, 33501 Just Imagine Drive, Avon 44011
    • Serpentini Arena, 14740 Lakewood Heights Boulevard, Lakewood 44107

    Route 2 - Westlake, Bay Village, Rocky River
    • DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, 1100 Crocker Road, Westlake 44145
    • Park-N-Ride, 586 Clague Road, Bay Village 44140

    Route 3 - Edgewater, Downtown Cleveland, University Circle, Coventry
    • Don's Lighthouse Grill, 8905 Lake Ave #1, Cleveland 44102
    • Campus International High School, 3100 Chester Avenue, Cleveland 44114
    • Rite Aid, 10090 Chester Avenue, Cleveland 44106
    • Cecil Place and Delaware Drive, Cleveland Heights 44106
    • St. Ann Church, 2175 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights 44118

    Route 4 - Bath, Richfield, Independence, Copley
    • Acme Fresh Market, 3979 Medina Road, Akron 44333
    • McDonald's, 3921 Wheatley Road, Richfield 44286
    • St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church, 2100 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence 44131

    Route 5 - Strongsville, North Royalton, Brecksville, Broadview Heights, Garfield Heights
    • Middleburg Heights Community Center, 16000 Bagley Road, Middleburg Heights 44130
    • OBM Arena, 15381 Royalton Road, Strongsville 44136
    • North Royalton High School, 14713 Ridge Road, North Royalton 44133
    • Giant Eagle, 4955 E Royalton Road, Broadview Heights 44147
    • Starbucks, 9791 Vista Way, Garfield Heights 44125

    Route 6 - Aurora, Bainbridge Township, Chagrin Falls
    • Cinemark, 140 Barrington Square, Aurora 44202
    • Petitti Garden Center, 18548 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge 45612
    • Giant Eagle, 8515 Tanglewood Plaza, Bainbridge 45612
    • Heinen's Grocery Store, 20 Shopping Center Drive, Chagrin Falls 44022

    Route 7 - Hudson, Twinsburg, Solon
    • Hudson Library and Historical Society, 96 Library Street, Hudson 44236
    • George's Donuts, 7995 Darrow Road, Twinsburg 44087
    • Heinen's Grocery Store, 10049 Darrow Road, Twinsburg 44087
    • Solon Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library, 34125 Portz Parkway, Solon 44139
    • Solon Community Church, 33955 Sherbrook Park Drive, Solon 44139

    Route 8 - Concord, Kirtland, Mentor, Willoughby, Gates Mills
    • McDonald’s, 7575 Auburn Road, Concord Township 44060
    • Lakeland, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Willoughby 44094
    • Heinen’s Grocery Store, 34501 Ridge Road, Willoughby 44094
    • Heinen’s Grocery Store, 860 SOM Center Road, Mayfield Village 44143

    Route 9 - Willoughby Hills, East Cleveland, Cleveland Heights, Gates Mills
    • Cuyahoga County Airport, 26300 Curtis Wright Parkway, Richmond Heights
    • Giant Eagle, 27505 Chardon Road, Willoughby Hills 44092
    • Stokes-Windermere Station, 14233 Euclid Avenue, East Cleveland 44112
    • Severance Town Center, 3640 Mayfield Road, Cleveland Heights 44118
  • Times

    Click on the link to view the morning and afternoon times for the bus stops at each location.

    Greater Cleveland Bus Stop Details
  • Fees

    This fee-based service has a variety of pricing options to meet families’ transportation needs.

    Round Trip, Five Days: $3,100
    One Way, Five Days: $1,550
    Round Trip, Three Days or Less: $1,860
    One Way, Three Days or Less: $930
    One Way, Per Ride: $15
  • Registration Form

    Click on this link to register for bus service to and from University School and area communities.

    University School Bus Transportation to Cleveland Suburbs Registration Form

Campus Shuttle Bus Service

In addition, US provides morning and afternoon shuttle bus service between its two campuses, Hathaway Brown School, and Laurel School's campuses. This shuttle is available for both one-way and round-trip. Though there is no fee for this service, a registration form is required.

More Information

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Morning Pick up and Times

    Leaves Hathaway Brown School: 7:30 am
    • arrives at US Shaker: 7:35 am
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 7:50 am

    Leaves Laurel School: 7:30 am
    • arrives at US Shaker: 7:35 am
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 7:45 am

    Leaves US Hunting Valley: 7:30 am
    • arrives at US Shaker: 7:45 am

    Leaves US Shaker: 7:35 am
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 7:50 am
  • Afternoon Pick up and Times

    Leaves US Hunting Valley: 3:30 pm
    • arrives at HB: 3:50 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 3:50 pm

    Leaves US Hunting Valley: 4:50 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 5:05 pm
    • arrives at US Shaker: 5:15 pm
    • arrives at HB: 5:20 pm

    Leaves US Hunting Valley: 6:00 pm
    • arrives at Laurel Butler: 6:15 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 6:35 pm
    • arrives at US Shaker: 6:45 pm

    Leaves US Shaker: 3:15 pm
    • arrives at Hathaway Brown: 3:30 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 3:50 pm
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 3:50 pm

    Leaves US Shaker: 4:15 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 4:25 pm
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 4:50 pm

    Leaves US Shaker: 5:25 pm
    • arrives at Laurel: 5:35 pm
    • arrives at US Hunting Valley: 5:50 pm
  • Registration Form

    Click on this link to register for US's free morning and afternoon shuttle bus service between its campus and Hathaway Brown School and Laurel School. 

    University School Shuttle Bus Registration Form

Contact Transportation

For questions or information about registering for transportation, routes, times and pick up locations, please contact: Karrie Butorac, 216-831-1984 ext. 7304.


List of 19 frequently asked questions.

Shaker Heights Campus

20701 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122
GRADES Junior K-8
Phone: 216-321-8260

Hunting Valley Campus

2785 SOM Center Road
Hunting Valley, Ohio 44022
Phone: 216-831-2200
University School serves 840 boys in Junior Kindergarten to grade 12 on two campuses in suburban Cleveland, Ohio. The School’s mission is to inspire boys of promise to become young men of character who lead and serve. Dedicated faculty, rigorous curriculum, and experiential programs foster intellectual, physical, creative, and moral excellence.