SafeRide is a service dedicated to assault prevention to OSU students, faculty, and staff. One of the most important services we offer is free transportation to and from campus and surrounding city limits for all OSU students. To call for a ride, please call us at 541.737.5000 or download our smartphone app "TapRide". Before calling, please review our policies, boundaries, and hours of operation.

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SafeRide Hours

6:00pm to 3:00am
Open seven days a week, with exception to major United State Holidays.

Map of Area Serviced by SafeRide

SafeRide operates within Corvallis and Philomath city limits! (NEW updated sevice map TBA)

SafeRide Boundaries

SafeRide Policies

*Current ONID information is required to request a ride though the SafeRide Program*

  • We do not drop off at commercial locations.
  • if an accomidation for a disability is needed please request upon calling (e.g. Request a honk if blind upon arrival, turn on flashers if deaf, wheelchair accessible van)
  • Priority is given to academic and work-related rides
  • SafeRide reserves the right to refuse service.
  • SafeRide does not accommodate inappropriate behavior or requests.
  • SafeRide provides rides to groups of “five” or less. 
  • SafeRide vehicles only go within posted boundaries. Please refer to our website for specific boundaries.
  • SafeRide drivers should be treated with respect by their passengers.
  • Our drivers are here to help you so courteous behavior is expected.
  • SafeRide will not wait more than five minutes past the given wait time.  Our drivers are on a tight schedule; extensive waits will cause problems with our schedule.
  • Smoking, eating, and consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited in SafeRide vehicles.
  • SafeRide is a service to provide safe transportation of Students, Faculty and Staff; SafeRide does not service non OSU students, family members, children or pets.  

If you would like more information on services, programs or activities available through SafeRide, please contact us. 


Austin Miller
External Coordinator
Phone: 541.737.5000
Cell: 541-981-3459 
Snell 25

James Harmon
Internal Coordinator of SafeRide
Snell 25
Office: 541-737-5000
Cell: 626-3198-1004


Drew Desilet
Faculty Advisor
Phone: 541.737.8237