Shuttle Services

As a service to its students, the Office of Student Activities offers the following shuttle services:

2018 Spring Shuttle Schedule


Chambersburg: Wal-Mart, Norland Avenue Target and stores/restaurants, Chambersburg Mall, 5 - 9 p.m.

January 26  

February 2, 9, 16, 23

March 2, 9, 23, 30

April 6, 13, 20, 27

May 4


Hagerstown Prime Outlets, Noon - 5 p.m.

February 17

March 24

April 21


Saturday, May 12              Leaving WC no earlier than 8:00 a.m. to BWI and Dulles.



Cost is only $25.00 - $36.00 (depends on number of shopping trips) a semester if paid separately or $40.00 for the entire school year when purchasd anytime during first semester.  Or, you may choose to ride for a $2.00 one-time pass.  Purchase passes through Lorie Helman; passes are given to the driver upon entering the van.



Contact Lorie Helman,

Office Manager at 717-262-2614 or  


Prescheduled trips by Student Development are priced as stated below.  All other requests are $100 one way; this may be shared among students traveling in the same van.  This Spring Semester the following are scheduled:

Spring Break       March 10th and 18th


Airport Cost (one way)
Harrisburg (MDT) $25
Baltimore (BWI) $35
Washington D.C. (IAD) $35


  • BWI and IAD (Dulles): Outgoing flights should be scheduled to depart BWI and IAD no earlier than four (4) hours for domestic and five (5) for international from time of departure from Wilson.

  • Harrisburg: Outgoing flights should be scheduled to depart Harrisburg no earlier than two and a half (2.5) hours from time of departure from Wilson. Outgoing bus and train service should be scheduled no earlier than one and one half hours from time of departure from Wilson.

Pick Up:

BWI and IAD:  Students will be met at the 'Arrivals' pick up area outside of baggage claims. Please wait for the Wilson shuttle driver who will be carrying a 'Wilson' sign. Also, ask the driver to show you Wilson identification. All flights need to arrive/land 1 hour before pick up.
  • HARRISBURG: Students arriving at the Train/Bus Station should wait in the front lobby of the station for the shuttle driver.

Changes regarding travel need to be communicated to Lorie Helman ASAP. If travel plans change and no one is contacted, the student will be responsible for paying the shuttle fee. However, if a shuttle is cancelled within two days of the departure, a refund will be given.

If a flight is missed, students are responsible for contacting either their shuttle driver, Wilson Switchboard 717-264-4141 during normal business hours, or Wilson Security at 717-372-2255 outside of normal business hours. Do not leave a message; speak with the shuttle driver, operator, or Security.

We cannot guarantee shuttle pickup when flights are cancelled, missed, or changed, due to weather or other circumstances. If shuttle pickup is required outside of the regularly scheduled shuttle pickup time, students may incur a one hundred fifty dollar shuttle charge.


Train Station Cost (one way)
Harrisburg $25


Chambersburg:  The weekly shopping shuttle runs on Friday nights from 5:00 – 9 p.m. (last pickup at Wilson) and makes a continuous loop between Wilson, the Target Shopping Center (which includes Giant, Kohls, Pet Smart, Restaurants, Michaels, Five Below, Rue 21, Staples), the Chambersburg Mall and Walmart.  “First come, first served” basis. Cost: $25/semester or $40/year; you may also purchase a "one time pass" for $2.00.

Hagerstown, MD:  Once a month, the shuttle runs to the Prime Outlets on a Saturday between noon and 5 p.m.  Must sign up outside Lenfest 102; Lorie Helman’s Office. Must have shuttle pass to go.

Other Areas

Shady Grove Metro (Washington, D.C.) This service is available (if requested) throughout the semester for a cost of $25.00 one way; you must fill out a reservation form with payment a week before date through Lorie Helman, Lenfest Commons 102. Web site address is

Harrisburg Mega Bus  Another inexpensive way to travel. Cost to student is $25.00 one way. Web site address is

Wilson College
1015 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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