The shuttle makes stops at a variety of locations offering numerous opportunities for Ramapo students. On the schedule, the stops are often identified by one location name, the information below helps you understand what is available at each location:
Ramsey Route 17 Train Station: Located less than 4 miles from campus, this NJ Transit train station is on the Main/Bergen County line.
Moe’s: This student favorite is located in the Ramapo Centre Shopping Center (Mahwah). Also available are Dunkin Donuts and 7-11 along with a number of other restaurants:
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Dunkin Donuts.
Interstate: This shopping center on Route 17 in Ramsey is one of the most popular stops on the route. It features: ShopRite, Dunkin Donuts, Bed Bath & Beyond, Burger King, Chipotle, Designer Shoe Warehouse (DSW), T.J. Maxx, Five Below, CVS, GNC, Michael’s, and Chocolates with Love https://www.chocwithlove.com/
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Bed Bath & Beyond.
Burlington/HomeGoods: Located on Route 17 in Paramus, this stop also features Pet Goods, and Wendy’s.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is at the end of Burlington.
Garden State Plaza: Located at the intersection of Routes 4 and 17 in Paramus, this weekday mall stop is often used for the movies at the AMC Theaters. Other stores include Apple, Chili’s, Forever 21, Lord and Taylor, Starbucks and much more, with a full list available here https://www.westfield.com/gardenstateplaza
At this location, the pick up and drop off is the former Bank of America building. The building is adjacent to Rt 17, diagonal from the Macy’s.
Paramus Park: Located on Route 17 in Paramus, this is a more frequent mall stop and includes Dunkin Donuts, H&M, Macy’s, Old Navy, Panera Bread, Starbucks and much more with a full list available here https://www.paramuspark.com/en/directory/
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Macy’s (on the side opposite Bonefiish Grill on the corner closest to Rt 17).
Care Plus: This location provides comprehensive mental health counseling.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by The Bus Shelter across the street from Care Plus.
Fashion Center: An exciting new addition to the shuttle loop, this Route 17 location features Best Buy, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath & Beyond, Applebee’s, Lord and Taylor. A full list of availability at this stop is here http://www.fashioncenterparamusnj.com/store-directory/
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Best Buy (on then side facing Route 17).
Waldwick Valley: Valley Medical Group in Waldwick provides both Urgent Care and primary physician services. The shuttle stops in this location on weekday evenings and on weekends when on campus health services are not available.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Valley Medical Group.
UG/Houlihans: Uncle Giuseppe’s Marketplace, Houhlian’s, and the Horizon Diner are available to students at this stop, located on Route 17 in Ramsey.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is at Houlihans.
Shannon Rose: A local restaurant favorite, this stop was formerly only available on Sunday and is now available 7 days a week. Located on Route 17 in Ramsey, you can see the menu here http://theshannonrose.com/menu/
Ramsey Square: Also located on Route 17 in Ramsey, this center features Kohls, Tuesday Morning, Staples, Five Guys, Greek City, and Panera Bread for clothing, academic, and eating needs.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Duluth Trading Company.
Stateline Diner: Located on Route 17 in Mahwah, Stateline Diner is a student favorite. You can see the menu here http://www.statelinediner.com/menu.php
At this location, the pick up and drop off is in front of Stateline Diner.
Ridgewood: Located 11 miles from campus, the Village of Ridgewood is a shuttle stop every Saturday. Featuring shopping, outdoor space and dozens of restaurants, this is a great way to spend a weekend day.
At this location, the pick up and drop off is in front of the train station (Corner of Broad St and Franklin Ave, across from Steel Wheel Tavern).
Palisades Mall: 15 miles from campus, this mall stop is available both weekend days. Whether you want to shop (Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Gap and lots more), eat (Buffalo Wild Wings, Outback Steakhouse, Red Robin and lots more) or play (AMC, Color Me Mine, Ice Skating, Dave & Busters and lots more) there are numerous ways to spend the 4 or 5 hours between shuttle stops at Palisades. A full directory is available here https://www.palisadescenter.com/directory
At this location, the pick up and drop off is by Best Buy.
Ramsey Farmers’ Market: Located on Main street in nearby Ramsey, the Farmers’ Market runs outdoors June-November and then indoors December-March. The shuttle will not make this stop in April and May as the market is closed. See the market website here https://www.ramseyfarmersmarket.org/