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The UAB Blazer Express Safety Escort provides late-night, on-demand van service for UAB students and employees 9:00p.m. to 5:30 a.m. every day. UAB students and employees must present their UAB ID badge to be transported. Visitors will be allowed to use the service when accompanied by a card-carrying student or employee.

Use the TapRide app or call 205-934-8772 to request a ride on campus. When using the app, be sure to login with your BlazerID and allow location services. Available for iOS and Android.  

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The Safety Escort coverage area extends to these borders:

  • Railroad Park to the north
  • Eighth Street to the west
  • 22nd Street to the east
  • 14th Avenue to the south