University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Be On the Safe Side

Transit Services

Be On the Safe Side

Hours of Operation
6:00 PM to 4:00 AM
Phone Number

Mission Statement
Be On the Safe Side provides van transportation to the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee students as a core component of UWM's commitment to campus safety. B.O.S.S. Functions to promote a safe environment for members of the UWM community to live, work and study.

Transit Resources

Due to the high demand of our service, and other uncontrollable factors, B.O.S.S. wait times can exceed 45 minutes to an hour on busy nights. If you are ever under a considerable time constraint, or we are unable to take you to your destination due to its location, we suggest you keep other alternative modes of transportation in mind.

  • Veteran Taxi Cab Cooperative : 414-220-5000
  • Yellow Cab Co-op : 414-271-1800
  • Milwaukee County Transit System :
  • UW-M Parking and Transit Office : 414-229-4000

Additionally, if you are on campus and will be walking a short distance, the UW-M Police offer the S.A.F.E. program, in which you can be escorted on foot to your destination. Call the UW-M Police at 414-229-4627.