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St. Paul Student Center

Photo of St. Paul Student Center main entrance.

Building Hours

Spring Hours: Jan. 21, 2014 - May. 09, 2014
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Final Exam Week
May. 10, 2014: 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 11, 2014: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
May. 12, 2014: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 13, 2014: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 14, 2014: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 15, 2014: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 16, 2014: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
May. 17, 2014: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
May. 18, 2014: Closed

 

Directions


St. Paul Student Center 2017 Buford Ave St. Paul, MN 55108

 

By Car

From the North and South
Exit from 35W at Cleveland Avenue and drive south on Cleveland to the St. Paul campus. Turn left onto Buford Avenue. The St. Paul Student Center will be on your left.
From the East
Follow I-94 toward Minneapolis to Highway 280 (north exit only). Take Highway 280 to the East Hennepin/Larpenteur Avenue exit. Turn right onto Larpenteur and then right onto Cleveland Avenue. Turn left onto Buford Avenue. The St. Paul Student Center will be on your left.
From the West
Follow I-94 toward St. Paul to Highway 280 (north exit only). From Highway 280, take the East Hennepin/Larpenteur Avenue exit. Turn right onto Larpenteur and right onto Cleveland Avenue. Turn left onto Buford Avenue. The St. Paul Student Center will be on your left.

By Bus

The University of Minnesota offers free campus shuttles between the West Bank, East Bank, and St. Paul campuses. Check the Parking and Transportation Services website for shuttle schedules.

From the East Bank
Shuttles depart in front of the Coffman Memorial Union on Washington Ave. Trip time to St. Paul Student Center is approximately 15 minutes.
From West Bank Campus
Shuttles regularly depart in front of Blegen Hall on Washington Ave. Trip time to the St. Paul Student Center is approximately 20 minutes.
Departing St. Paul Student Center
Shuttles depart regularly in front of the building on Buford Ave.

 

Parking

Disability Parking
Available on Buford Avenue, directly across from the St. Paul Student Center on the south side of the street.
Metered Parking
Available on Buford Avenue, directly across from the St. Paul Student Center on the south side of the street, Eckles Avenue on the east side of the street and Carter Avenue on the south side of the street.
Hourly Parking
Available in the Gortner Parking Ramp by following Buford Avenue to the second stop sign, and taking a right onto Gortner Avenue. The ramp will be on right.
Daily Rate Parking
Available in lot #S101 on the corner of Cleveland and Commonwealth Avenues. The #S101 lot closes daily at midnight and reopens at 6 a.m. the following morning. The lot is closed on weekends from Friday at midnight until Monday at 6 a.m. Additional daily parking is available in the #S106 lot by taking Buford Circle off of Buford Avenue.

Loading Docks

The St. Paul Student Center’s loading dock is located off of Lower Buford Circle. For loading dock utilization, please contact the Events & Conferences office at 612-624-8145.

If you have questions about these options, please contact Parking and Transportation Services (612-626-7275 or parking@umn.edu).

 

Building Directory

Lower Level

Lower Level
42
Events & Conferences Office
55
Gopher Spot Game Room and Bowling
32
Information Desk
23
Larson Gallery Lounge
25
Paul Whitney Larson Gallery
9
Police Substation
32
Postal Station
8
Printing Services
42
Student Activities Office
42
Student Unions & Activities Administrative Office
30
Theater
4
Underground Lounge
7
University Bookstore

First Floor

First Floor Plan
108-110
Conference Rooms
P-1
Garden Terrace
125 A/B
Harvest Room
102
Minnesota Commons
115-125
Terrace
105
University Dining Services

 

Second Floor

Second Floor Plan
275
Cherrywood Room
202
Conference Room
280
Dexter Room
207
Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence (MCAE)
220
North Star Ballroom
P-2
North Star Ballroom Patio
240
Public Lounge

 

Key

Floor Plan Key

 

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