Transportation to Wake Downtown

Students are able to travel between Reynolda Campus and Wake Downtown using the University’s Shuttle system. Wake Downtown Shuttles will run Monday through Friday from 7:25 a.m. to 8:55 p.m., and will leave the Shuttle Hub every 15 minutes on the following schedule: xx:10, xx:25, xx:40, xx:55.  Download the Passio GO app for your phone so that you can be up-to-date with shuttle schedules and routes. Additional information can be found here.

The average travel time is 15 minutes. Students should set aside 30 minutes between the end of one class and the beginning of another when traveling between the two locations. After-hours shuttles will be available on demand as well.

Need to travel to a Wake Forest Baptist Health location? Their shuttle schedule can be found here.

Parking policy for students at Wake Downtown

On-site parking may be granted in the P8 South Lot on Research Parkway to select undergraduate students. Seniors in off-campus housing who have purchased commuter permits and have two or more courses meeting in person at Wake Downtown may apply for parking in lot P8. The application form can be found here. Additional parking is available in public parking decks located on Patterson Ave, and on 4th Street (map below).  Students with other needs can contact for more information  

Summer Student Parking information can found here.

Wake Downtown parking map

Downtown Parking