The service is free during regular operating hours, which are Monday-Sunday, 7 p.m.-3 a.m., when Fall and Spring classes are in session. The schedule is subject to change.
- Safety Escort is only available during periods when classes are in session and is generally not in service during breaks and major holidays.
- On busy nights, Safety Escort may need to stop taking requests 30 minutes before closing.
- This is a safety service only and is not intended to be used as a convenience.
- During severe weather conditions, Safety Escort service may be suspended. When conditions improve, the fleet will resume operations.
- Safety Escort will respond as quickly as possible to people with urgent needs, but its fleet is limited to three golf carts.
TapRide is not an emergency service – please dial 911 if you are in immediate danger. If you are not in danger but need a law enforcement officer, please call the SMU Police department at 214-768-3333.
For more information, contact SMU Parking and ID Card Services, 214-768-7275 (214-SMU-PARK).