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Coffman Memorial Union Building Hours

Summer Hours: May. 19, 2014 - Sep. 02, 2014
Sunday
Closed
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Welcome Week/Labor Day Weekend
Sep. 01, 2014
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Fall Hours: Sep. 02, 2014 - Dec. 20, 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 - 1:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Final Exam Week
Dec. 11, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 12, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 13, 2014
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 14, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 15, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 16, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 17, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Dec. 18, 2014
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Winter Break
Dec. 19, 2014
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Dec. 20, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 26, 2014
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Nov. 27, 2014
Nov. 28, 2014
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Nov. 29, 2014
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Nov. 30, 2014

Coffman Memorial Union Directions

Coffman Memorial Union
300 Washington Ave. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

By Car

From the South
Take 35W and merge onto I-94 East and follow the I-94 directions below.
From the North
From 35W, take the University Avenue/4th Street exit. Turn left at University Avenue and head toward the East Bank. Turn right onto Oak Street, then right onto Fulton Street SE. Fulton Street becomes East River Road. East River Road parking garage entrance will be on your right.
From the East and West
Take the Huron Boulevard exit from I-94 (north exit only). Take first left onto Fulton Street SE. Fulton Street becomes East River Road. East River Road parking garage entrance will be on your right.

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 St. Paul Campus
Shuttles depart in front of the St. Paul Student Center on Buford Avenue. Trip time to Coffman Union is approximately 15 minutes.
From West Bank Campus
From the West Bank, shuttles stop at the lower level of Blegen Hall on Washington Avenue. When you arrive at the Coffman Union stop, walk south to arrive at Coffman Union. Trip time to Coffman Union is approximately 5 minutes.
Departing Coffman Union
Shuttles depart in front of the building on Washington Ave.

Parking

Coffman Disability and Short-term Parking
The 1,900 space East River Road Garage provides both disability and short-term parking for Coffman and the East Bank campus. With an attached entrance to the south side of the building, the East River Road Garage is easily accessible from Delaware Street. For rates and maps please visit Parking and Transportation Services.

Loading Docks

Coffman Memorial Union has two loading docks, one next to each entrance on the east and west sides of the building. For loading dock utilization, please contact the Events & Conferences office at 612-624-9954. Parking at the loading docks is prohibited and Parking & Transportation Services will ticket if necessary.

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

Coffman Memorial Union Building Directory

Basement

Basement Floor Plan
Basement
B-60
Computer Lab
B-32
Goldy’s Gameroom
B-2
Security Monitors Program (612-624-WALK)
B-52
Whole Music Club

Ground Floor

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor
G-63
Coffman Facilities Management
G-12
Gopher Express
G-26
Great Hall
G-33
Hennepin County Government Services
G-37
Erbert & Gerbert's
G-44
Minnesota Marketplace
G-14
Printing Services Copy Center
P-1
Riverbend Plaza
G-7
Starbucks Coffee
G-57
TCF Bank
G-22
U Card Office
G-54
University Bookstore
G-11
Postal Station

First Floor

First Floor Plan
First Floor
134
Coffman Information Desk
103
Commuter Lounge & Campus Link
103A
Quiet Study
116
West Fireplace Lounge
117
East Fireplace Lounge
120
Fountain Terrace
105
Jamba Juice/Refreshments
P-2
Front Plaza
101
OIT Tech Stop
126
Student Activities Office
131
Student Programming, Board of Governors
110
Coffman Theater and Art Gallery

Second Floor

Second Floor Plan
Second Floor
236
Al-Madinah Cultural Center
234
American Indian Student Cultural Center
226
Asian-American Student Union
209
Black Student Union
204
Commuter Connection
213
Disabled Student Cultural Center
211
La Raza Student Cultural Center
232
Minnesota International Student Association
202
Minnesota Student Association (MSA)
202
Graduate and Professional Student Association (GAPSA)
217
Queer Student Cultural Center
215
Women's Student Activist Collective

Third Floor

Third Floor Plan
Third Floor
307
Board Room
309
Events & Conferences Office
301-305
Conference Rooms (301, 302, 303 A/B/C, 304, 305)
319
Conference Room
323-326
Conference Rooms
322
Mississippi Lounge
321
Mississippi Room
315
Orientation and First-Year Programs
333
President's Reception Room
332
President's Room

Coffman Memorial Union Services

Bookstores

University of Minnesota Bookstore Logo.The University of Minnesota Bookstores offer course materials, supplies, and apparel.

Postal Station

USPS
                    logo. Buy stamps and mail letters and packages at this on-campus postal station.

Computer Lab

Image of a keyboard, mouse and computer monitor. Access to Mac and PC computers for registered students.

Printing Services

Image
                    of a copy machine. Offers the convenience of a full-service copy center, including full serve B/W and color copying, digital and full-color printing, and more.

Events & Conferences

Image of the Great
                    Hall in Coffman Memorial Union. The Student Unions offer several conference rooms and other unique spaces to accommodate your event.

TCF Bank

Image of
                    TCF Bank logo. Full service bank including checking and savings accounts, loans, and more.

Gopher Express

Gopher Express
                    logo. The Gopher Express is your convenient on-campus location for grab-n-go snack and meal items!

Tech Stop

Tech Stop logo. A central location for students, faculty, and staff to receive face-to-face technology support.

Hennepin County Service Center

Hennepin Count Service Center logo. Visit the county service center for non-renewal driver’s license services, tabs and registration, marriage, hunting and fishing licenses, and more.

U Card Office

U Card logo. The campus ID card offers access to campus services including libraries, dining, rec sports, and more.

Information Desk

Photo of pamphlets available
                    at the Information Desks. The Info Desk can answer all your questions and offers bus passes and discount tickets to local theaters and area attractions.

Coffman Memorial Union Food & Drink

Gopher Express

Gopher Express
                    logo. The Gopher Express is your convenient on-campus location for grab-n-go snack and meal items!

Goldy’s Gameroom

A photo of a
                    bowling ball knocking some bowling pins over. Enjoy bowling, billiards, arcade games, and a full-service snack bar at Goldy’s Gameroom.

Campus Club

An image
                    of some fruit on a table. The Campus Club provides an inviting ambiance for an enjoyable members-only dining experience.

Minnesota Marketplace

An image of a pizza with one slice gone. Offers several food options including Baja Sol Tortilla Grill, Topio’s Pizza, Chick-fil-A, Einstein Bros. Bagels, and more.

Erbert & Gerbert’s

Erberts and Gerberts logo. This Bistro sandwich shop serves flavorful hot and cold sandwiches and soup.

Panda Express

Panda Exress logo. Chinese cuisine at a great price. Enjoy traditional favorites like Orange Chicken, Mandarin Chicken, and more.

Starbucks

Starbucks logo. Starbucks offers gourmet brewed coffee, espresso specialties and snacks.

Jamba Juice

Jamba Juice logo. Delicious smoothies and juices including many vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free options.

Coffman Memorial Union Study Locations

Basement Floor

Goldy’s Gameroom

Goldys GameroomNeed background noise while you study? Goldy’s Gameroom offers music, a food bar, and tables & chairs for studying.

Computer Lab

Computer LabIf you need a computer to study, the computer lab will be perfect. They have Macs and Windows PCs, along with tables and couches.

Whole Music Club

Whole Music ClubWhen it is not being used for concerts, the Whole Music Club is open for public study space. There are many tables and couches, which makes it perfect for your personal or group study needs.

Outside Goldy’s and Near the Escalator

Outside Goldy'sThis study location has chairs and couches that can be used for studying. Vending machines are nearby.

Ground Floor

The Ground Floor Main Study Area

Ground FloorThis space has a several chairs, tables, and couches and surrounds the Minnesota Marketplace if you need food while you study.

The UDS Cafeteria

UDS CafeThis area is located at the back of the Minnesota Marketplace and has plenty of tables and chairs.

The Cube

The CubeLocated at the west end of the ground floor, this space has tables and couches for studying and is located next to Starbucks, the Post Office, and the Gopher Express convenience store.

First Floor

Commuter Lounge

Commuter LoungeLocated on the east end of the building near Jamba Juice, this space has computer kiosks, bus schedules, a plasma TV, and vending area with a microwave. It also has a secluded room for quite study spaces.

The East and West Fireplace Lounges

Fireplace LoungesThese lounges have comfortable leather couches and chairs. In the winter, this is a great place to nap and lounge near the warmth of a fire. Vending machines are nearby.

The Fountain Terrace

Fountain TerraceLocated at the south end of Coffman, this is a great outdoor study space during the warmer months. Sit on the edge of the Pietro Tacca fountain or on one of the terrace’s many tables or benches.

Third Floor

The Mississippi Lounge

Mississippi LoungeWith views of the Mississippi River and Fountain Terrace, this lounge is a wonderful place to study. When not reserved for a private event, this location is open to all students. Vending machines are nearby.

Main Hallway

The main hallway on the third floor has many comfortable leather chairs that are perfect for reading. Vending machines are nearby.

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