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SSMU DriveSafe

(514) 398-8040

We drive safe so you can ride safe.

A student-run service helping students get from point A to point B safely.

Using DriveSafe

Getting a ride is simple, just call our dispatch at (514) 398-8040 or fill out our ride request form and they will dispatch a van to your location if possible. Please note that this service is first come, first served. Only available during operational hours:

Thu-Sat from 11 pm – 3 am (last call at 2:45 am).

All our volunteers are identified by a DriveSafe jacket  and our cars have magnets on the sides that identify them as DriveSafe cars.

Become a Volunteer

Become part of an awesome team dedicated to bringing McGill students home safely. We’re always looking for new people to join our team!

Check out our volunteering page where we explain our available roles and highlight some of our awesome perks!

Applications are currently open for the Winter 2024 semester. The application form can be found here.

Booking DriveSafe

Our awesome DriveSafe teams can also be booked in advance for your next faculty or student event!

Navigate to our booking page to fill out our Safety Service Request Form for MSERT, WalkSafe and DriveSafe.

Who we are

SSMU DriveSafe is a student-run service by the Students’ Society of McGill University. Our volunteers drive McGill students safely home and for free to and from anywhere on the Island of Montreal as well as to Montmorency metro station, Longueuil metro station, and to Kahnawá:ke.

Regular Hours of Operation:
Thursday-Saturday (11:00 pm-3:00 am) (last call at 2:45 am)

DriveSafe Promo Video

Check out our promo video produced by My Media Creative.
Give us a call tonight! Any instruments are allowed in our car, as long as you can sing our song. (514) 398-8040

DriveSafe’s Extension Initiative

KAHNAWAKE SERVICE

As part of our outreach to marginalized communities initiatives, we are also extending regular service to the Mohawk Territory of Kahnawake! This will become part of our boundary, thus Island of Montreal + Kahnawake. Treat all calls to Kahnawake as regular calls on all days. 

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Our Sponsors

SSMU DriveSafe is run entirely by student volunteers from McGill University. Thank you to our Sponsor, TD Canada Trust for helping make our work possible!