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Hawk Express Shuttle Service

UHCL Courtesy Shuttle Bus

The Hawk Express is operated as a courtesy service by the Parking and Transportation Department for UHCL students, faculty, and staff. We do not provide official transportation services and are limited by our vehicles, drivers, budget, and other factors. The Hawk Express operates on an established route and is not available by individual request.

UHCL Parking and Transportation is currently hiring student workers for Spring 2021. Apply via Handshake using the button below.

Student Employment Opportunities

Service Notice

The Hawk Express will be operating on the Spring 2021 Shuttle Schedule effective Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

Spring 2021 SchedulePearland Schedule

  Rules to Ride


  • Show valid UHCL ID to the shuttle driver.
  • Arrive 3-5 minutes before scheduled time.
  • Seats next to the door are reserved for anyone with disabilities, elderly, and/or expecting mothers.
  • Wait for Passengers to exit the shuttle before entering.
  • Remain seated until shuttle comes to a complete stop.
  • Give your full government name when asked by the driver.
  • Drinks must be in containers with lids or tops that prevent spilling.
  • Use headphone when listening to music, videos, or any noise media.
  • Keep aisle free of all items (backpacks, tote bags, purses, etc).
  • Report any items/objects left behind in the shuttle.
  • Keep your hands, feet, and other body parts to yourself.
  • When waiting for the bus, take at least three large steps away from the curb.


  • Stand or move while the shuttle is in motion.
  • Smoking is not permitted.
  • Bring food that can be messy and give off strong smells that disturb others.
  • Have lengthy or loud chats on your cellphone.
  • Hold up and try to board the shuttle.
  • Cross the street in front of or behind the shuttle.
  • No alcohol is permitted. Passengers shall not ride the shuttle in an inebriated state.
  • Open any shuttle windows.
  • Stand when the shuttle is in motion.
  • No disruptive behavior, harassing, inappropriate language, or physical violence is permitted.
  • Place any part of your body outside the shuttle windows (including hands, arms, and head).
  • Make any sexual references, sexually implicit remarks, gestures, or touch other passengers and/or driver.
  • Make a request to the driver to drop you off at any locations not on the shuttle schedule.
  • Leave trash in the shuttle.
  Pearland Sign Up

Sign ups for the weekly Pearland route are sent every Friday and Sunday at 12 p.m.. The signup form can be found here.

  Grocery Trip Sign Up

Use the Grocery Trip Form to reserve a seat on the shuttle for the weekly grocery trip. Signups close every Thursday at 12:00 p.m. and there are a maximum of 12 seats available. If 4 seats are not filled by Thursday, the grocery trip for that week will be cancelled.



Bay Area Blvd Shuttle Stops

New Bay Area Blvd Shuttle Stops


Accommodation Request

For students needing special transportation accommodations within the advertised UHCL shuttle scheduled route, contact Parking at or call 281-283-2277.

  • Parking and Transportation

    Phone: 281-283-2277

    2700 Bay Area Blvd
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Fall/Spring Office Hours:
    Monday - Thursday
    8 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Summer Office Hours:
    Monday - Thursday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    Information Desk:
    Closed until further notice
    For assistance, call 281-283-2277 (CARS)