Get Outta Town FAQs

  • How do I sign up for an event?
    • Sign-up sheets are located at the Info Desk in the Thomas Commons.
    • A $5 refundable deposit is needed to hold a seat on the van. This is refunded when you board the van for the event.
    • If the sign-up sheet is full you can add your name to the wait list.
  • What is a wait list?
    • If the sign-up sheet is full you can enter your information on a wait list.
    • Complete the neccessary information but you are NOT required to leave a $5 deposit. Be sure to take one of the information sheets!
    • If you are on the wait list you will need to show up at the Thomas Commons Info Desk at the time of the event to see if there are any available seats.
  • What if an event is cancelled?
    • You will be notified by either text, phone call or email so make sure your information on the sign-up sheet is accurate and legible.
    • Your $5 deposit will be refunded to you.
  • What does it cost?
    • Transportation is free. Your $5 deposit will be returned to you when you board the van for the event.
    • Admission to all advertised events are free.
    • Any food or activties beyond the admission of the advertised event will be at a cost to you.
  • Where can I find out about events?
    • A list can be found on the Get Outta Town web page.
    • The digital screens in the Thomas Commons will refer to the most upcoming events.
    • Table tents in Hilltop Cafe will list the most upcoming events.
    • Look to Cornell's social media for information.