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Bus Passes

No Bus Zone

Elementary School Students (including kindergarteners) - less than .75 miles from home to school

Middle School Students  - less than 1.5 miles from home to school

High School Students - less than 2 miles from home to school

NEW RIDERS ONLY 2017-2018 Online Bus Pass Application

Must have student ID # and active email address in order to submit your application.

  • To pay online after your application is approved, click on MySchoolBucks.

Please Note:  An account with MySchoolBucks must be created in order to pay online. 

To mail payments, send to:
NMUSD-Transportation
2985-D Bear Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626 

Please include student's name and ID # on the memo line of your check.

NO PASS - NO RIDE RULE WILL BE ENFORCED

REA, WHITTIER AND WILSON STUDENTS! 2018-2019 BUS PASS APPLICATION OPENS MAY 1, 2018.

Beginning May 1, 2018, Transportation will be accepting Bus Pass Applications for 2018-2019 for all Rea, Whittier and Wilson students ONLY!

Must have student ID # and active email address.

Free or Reduced Bus Pass Requirements

To qualify for a free or reduced bus pass, you must bring in copies of income documents for office approval.  Mail-ins not accepted.

       Steps to apply for Free or Reduced bus pass:

  1. Complete the online bus pass application
  2. Complete the Supplemental Income Form
  3. Visit the Transportation office and bring the completed Supplemental Income form along with  a copy of one of the following acceptable income documents for review:
  • 2 months worth of paystubs or pension (no more than 60 days old)
  • Letter from employer verifying income (must be on business letterhead)
  • Last year's Federal Income Tax Returns or W-2 form
  • AFDC (Welfare) Notice of Action
  • Unemployment Documentation
  • State Current Disability Documentation
  • Evidence of child support

Contact Us

Address:
2985 Bear Street, Building D
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-424-5065
transportation_applications@nmusd.us

Bus Pass Office Hours:
7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday-Friday

Dispatch - Bus Status/Lost & Found:
714-424-5091

Fieldtrips:
714-424-5089

Bus Pass Fees

Annual Round Trip      $360

Annual One Way         $190

Semester Round Trip  $190

Semester One Way     $100

Replacement Pass       $ 10

Lost or Modified Bus Pass

If student has lost their bus pass or changes are needed, please visit our office to obtain a new one.

A $10 replacement fee will be collected at time of reprint.