Emory Cab

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Special COVID-19 Update for 2020-2021:

Due to COVID-19, Emory & Henry College will not be providing the Emory Cab transportation service for students during the upcoming academic year. This includes trips to the Equestrian Center, School of Health Sciences, Tri-Cities airport, Greyhound Station, doctors appointments, and service/education observation hours. We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences this may cause. Transportation will be limited to helping students access testing sites for COVID-19 which will be facilitated by either Campus Safety or emergency medical personnel.

For additional information or questions, please contact Sam Amos, Assistant Director of Campus Life at samos@ehc.edu. If you are in need of emergency medical attention, please contact 911 and Campus Safety at (276) 944-6222.

For more information about this service when in operation, please see below:

The Emory Cab Service Details:

The Emory Cab is a service provided to Emory & Henry College undergraduate students. The service is provided by appointment only.

Requests must be submitted no later than 48 hours before the scheduled trip. Requests are granted on a first come, first serve basis. The Emory Cab service cannot guarantee all requests will be granted and depend on the time, date, location, and availability of trained student drivers available. 

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Types of requests that can be fulfilled:

Without Cost:

  • Trips by appointment to classes at the Equestrian Center or the School of Health Sciences for students living on the Emory, VA campus

With Cost:

  • Trips by appointment to the Tri-Cities airport for beginning/end-of-semester arrivals and departures

  • Trips by appointment to the Greyhound station in Marion

  • Individual doctor appointments

  • Individual observation or service hours

Types of requests that cannot be fulfilled:

  • Individual trips to restaurants, stores, and entertainment venues
  • Individual trips to employment locations, including work-study employment locations

Cost

The Emory Cab service costs $.50 per mile for scheduled trips that involve a cost to students. The cost of transportation will be billed to a student’s account. 

Cancellation Fee

Canceling a scheduled trip less than 12 hours before the scheduled trip will result in 50% of the cost of the scheduled trip applied to a student’s account. Failure to arrive at a scheduled time for a trip will result in 100% of the cost for the scheduled trip applied to a student’s account.

Contact Information

For questions, to share feedback about your transportation experience, or for more information about the Emory Cab service, please contact emorycab@ehc.edu.