Getting Here

Plan ahead for downtown construction and events

Numerous constructions projects and events at U.S. Bank Stadium may impact traffic and parking in our downtown neighborhood. Please allow extra travel and parking time or consider the many public transit options.

Entrance Emergency Department 8th Street Photo


Main Campus Entrances

Red Building public entrance on 8th Street — 730 South 8th Street
Traffic on 8th Street in front of the 730 S. 8th Street is restricted to one lane of traffic until mid-August. The driveway is still open, but consider using the 716 S. 7th Street driveway and Purple Building entrance during this time.

Purple Building entrance on 7th Street — 716 South 7th Street

Blue Building entrance on 8th Street — 900 South 8th Street
Use the Blue or Red entrance get to the Orange and Green buildings. Use the Blue entrance to access the Shapiro Building.

Parkside Professional Center entrance on 8th Street – 825 South 8th Street

Driving Directions

For recorded directions, call 612-873-9800.

From the Northwest
94 East to Exit 230 (4th Street). Follow 4th Street to Chicago; turn right onto Chicago until South 7th Street.

From the Northeast
I-35W South to the Washington Avenue South exit. Turn right onto Washington Avenue and go several blocks to Chicago Avenue. Turn left on Chicago Avenue and travel five blocks to South 7th Street.

Side of CSC Building and ER Entrance Photo

From the East
94 West to Exit 234B (7th Street). Follow 7th Street; turn left onto Chicago until South 7th Street.

From the South
35W North to Exit 16A (Downtown). Take 5th Avenue and follow 5th Avenue to 8th Street. Turn right onto 8th Street and take to Chicago Avenue; turn left onto Chicago Avenue until South 7th Street.

From the West
394 East to Exit 9B (6th Street). Follow 6th Street until Chicago Avenue; turn right on Chicago Avenue until South 7th Street.