Wednesday Essentials Run

The Marlin Express offers essentials runs to Wal-Mart and Target on Wednesdays throughout each traditional semester, but does not operate during the following weeks, breaks or Holidays:  Fall Break, Thanksgiving Break, Fall Exam Week, Winter Break, Winter Session, Spring Break, Spring Exam Week, Summer Break.

In order to reserve a seat on the Marlin Express students must sign up by 3 pm on each Tuesday for the following Wednesday essentials run.  Student should sign up at the HUB which is located in the Jane P. Batten Student Center and arrive 10 minutes prior to their departure with their Virginia Wesleyan Student ID.  Due to insurance regulations only NINE seats will be available for each offered essentials run.

This free service is only open to Virginia Wesleyan University students.


Wednesday Essentials Run to Wal-Mart and/or Target :

  • Departure: 7:00 p.m.
  • Departure/Pickup: 8:00 p.m.
  • Pick-Up: 9:00 p.m.

Virginia Wesleyan University does not allow the use or transport of controlled substance, alcohol or tobacco products in its vehicles.

Virginia Wesleyan reserves the right to refuse transport to any individual for violation of University policies.

You understand that utilizing this shuttle service is at your own risk. You will not hold Virginia Wesleyan University liable for any accident or injury you may sustain from using this transportation method.