Ryan Donaldson ’15

Major: Medical Technology
Hometown:North Canton, Ohio

When I graduated from high school, I knew I wanted to pursue a career in the medical field. I was interested in becoming a medical technologist, and heard that Mount Union had an outstanding medical technology program.

2014-2015 Transportation Schedule

The University Of Mount Union offers international and out-of-state students transportation to and from the Akron Canton Airport, Canton Bus Station, and the Alliance Train Station during official breaks. A shuttle schedule for the official breaks has been created and is as follows:

IMPORTANT: You must complete and submit the Online Transportation Request Form by the stated deadline on the transportation schedule. If you have any questions concerning this schedule, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 330-823-2243.

*For domestic flights, please plan to be there at least one hour before or two hours before if flying international.

Fall Arrivals 2014

Arriving to campus before August 15 - Deadline to submit request for transport is July 25

If arriving to campus after August 15 - Deadline to submit request for transport is August 8

August 9-10: Residence Life and Exceptional Beginnings staff only arrivals
August 11-13: Football only arrivals (first year students who did not attend Preview in June or July need to move-in August 11)
August 15: Volleyball upper-class student arrivals
August 16: Volleyball first-year student arrivals
August 17: Cross Country and Men’s and Women’s Soccer arrivals
August 17-18: Teaching Assistants
August 18-19: New International Students
August 21: Transfer student arrivals
August 21-23: First-year students arrivals
August 23-24: Returning students arrivals

**these dates are subject to slight change, so please check the website and be in contact with the appropriate coach or staff member for further information

Fall Break 2014

Deadline to submit request for transport is September 26

  • October 10-14 - Shuttles available as needed a.m./p.m., will be notified of departure time

Thanksgiving Break 2014

Deadline to submit request for transport is November 7

  • November 25 - 2 shuttles available for departure
  • November 26 - 3 daily shuttles available for departures
  • November 27-29 - No transportation available
  • November 30 - 3 daily shuttles available for arrivals

Winter Break 2014

Deadline to submit request for transport is November 28

  • December 9-13 - 4 daily shuttles available for departures
  • December 20-21 - Stagg Bowl request, if needed

Spring Arrival 2015

 Deadline to submit request for transport is December 20

  • January 8-12 - 3 daily shuttles available for arrivals

Spring Break 2015

Deadline to submit request for transport is February 13

  • February 27 - After 1 p.m., 2 shuttles are available for departure
  • February 28 and March 1 - 3 daily shuttles available for departure
  • March 2-6 - No transportation available
  • March 7-8 - 3 daily shuttles available for arrival

End of Spring Semester 2015

Deadline to submit request for transport is April 17

  • May 1-12 - 3 daily shuttles for departure

*Summer school departures will be provided as needed. No transportation is available during the Memorial Day holiday weekend (May 22 – May 24).

Note: Every attempt has been made to accommodate your travel plans through the official University Transportation Shuttle. However, there may be times when the Transportation Shuttle will not be able to meet your needs. In that event, you have the option of hiring a taxi service at your own expense. Here is a list of taxi services that operate between the University of Mount Union, the Akron/Canton Airport and the Canton Bus Station.

Company Name Company Phone Number
Action Taxi 330-706-7866
Akron Canton Taxi 330-808-2159
Airport Taxi 330-434-4444
Johnny Cab 330-631-5641
Shuttle One Services 330-494-5800
SARTA 330-477-2782
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