Community-Based Learning Transportation to Holyoke

The University of Massachusetts, Hampshire College, and Mount Holyoke College are collaborating to run a shuttle to and from Holyoke, MA. This is a maroon and white University of Massachusetts bus, not a PVTA bus.

Additionally, there is the R29 PVTA bus that stops at UMass, Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke Collge, and through the City of Holyoke, ending at the Holyoke Mall.

Five College Schedule to Holyoke Community Partner Sites: FALL 2015

Please be early, ready, and waiting at the stops and times listed below:

To Holyoke: Stop Time To Holyoke: Stop Location
2:25 p.m. University of Massachusetts Haigis Mall
2:40 p.m. Potwine Outbound Bus Stop
2:41 p.m. Flag Stop in front of Hampshire College Admissions
2:55 p.m. Mount Holyoke Village Commons
3:08 p.m. Intersection of N. Bridge Street and Ely Street (near first Homework House)
3:10 p.m. Kelly School (Samosett Street)
3:18 p.m. Morgan School
3:25 p.m. Holyoke Boys and Girls Club
3:28 p.m. Homework House #2 (Chestnut Street)
3:35 p.m. Peck Middle School
3:45 p.m. Dean Tech (as needed)

Please be ready and waiting for the bus at the pick-up times listed below:

From Holyoke: Stop Time From Holyoke: Stop Location
5:15 p.m. Homework House (N. Summer Street)
5:20 p.m. Front Doors of Kelly School
5:25 p.m. Morgan School
5:27 p.m. Holyoke Boys and Girls Club
5:32 p.m. Homework House (Chestnut Street)
5:40 p.m. Peck Middle School
5:45 p.m. Dean Tech (as needed)
6:05 p.m. Drop off at Mount Holyoke College (Blanchard Hall)
6:20 p.m. Drop off at Hampshire College (Main Stop)
6:25 p.m. Drop off at Potwine Outbound Bus Stop
6:35 p.m. Drop off at University of Massachusetts Haigis Mall


* Service begins for the fall 2015 semester on Monday, September 28 and ends on Thursday, December 10. No bus service on  October 12 and November 11 (public holidays), and November 25-27 (Wednesday through Thanksgiving Break). Bus service is tentatively scheduled for November 23 and 24 (Monday and Tuesday of Thanksgiving Week) pending need.

NOTE: On the return trip, the bus ONLY stops at sites if students got off there that day. PLEASE do not count on the bus to pick you up at a site if you did not take the bus to the site that day. If no other students rode the bus to the site that day, the bus will not stop!