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HRT GoPass

Get your HRT GoPass 365 Now!

Students, faculty, staff and NSU contracted employees, the HRT GoPass365 is available for purchase. The GoPass365 is a boarding pass that remains active for 365 days, and can be used on every mode of transit offered by Hampton Roads Transit. The passes are active from July 1, 2019–June 30, 2020. The price is $225.

Ride any HRT bus, ferry, or light rail route as many times as you want within the period of the GoPass and hours of operation. However, anyone caught riding the light rail without a pass will be written a summons to appear in court in the city of Norfolk, issued a fine and charged for the cost of court.

Here’s how to buy your GoPass365

Students — Purchase an HRT GoPass365 with Financial Aid funds by placing money on your Spartan Card (Cash, Check, Visa, MC, DSC, and Amex).

Faculty/Staff — Choose the NSU SpartanCard or Payroll Deduction option available by visiting the Office of Student Activities/Student Center.

NSU Contracted Employees (Thompson Hospitality, AARP, CorTech Temporary Staffing, Spartan Health Center, Barnes & Noble) — Visit the Cashier’s Office located on the 2nd Floor of the Student Services Center. You must purchase with cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. Payroll deduction is not an option for non-university employees.

To place funds on your SpartanCard

  • Visit SpartanCard online at
  • Visit the Cashier’s Office (Student Services Center, 2nd  Floor)
  • Use the SpartanCard Kiosk (Student Center, 1st Floor main lobby, under the TV).
  • Visit the Office of Student Activities & Leadership, Student Center, 3rd Floor, to pick up your HRT GoPass365.

Business Hours

Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please see Barbara Johnson, Carmen Harris or James Singleton for assistance.