TAC Summer Events 2018 - Transportation and Parking Information

 

Go to the Summer Events Campus Information 2018 page for a campus map and information on accommodations, meals, venues, etc.

Location

Residence address:  Mark Yudof Hall -  220 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455  Telephone: 1-612-625-8786

Yudof Hall is located in the East Bank area of the University

TAC Summer Events 2018 are being held at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, US (UMN).  The Twin Cities campus at the University of Minnesota is one of the largest urban campuses in the country, spanning five miles from east to west. The University is sectioned into three areas; East Bank, West Bank, and St. Paul.  All TAC Summer Event venues are located in the East Bank area of campus. 

Traveling to Minneapolis by air

The Minneapolis International airport (MSP) is approximately 13 miles from the University campus. Information on transportation from the airport can be found on MSP Minneapolis International Airport website. 

International travelers should be aware of the requirements to enter the U.S. Details can be found on the U.S. Customs and Border Protection website. A foreign national or alien entering the U.S. is generally required to present a passport and valid visa issued by a U.S. Consular Official, unless they are a citizen of a country eligible for the Visa Waiver Program, or are a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. or a citizen of Canada.

Traveling to UMN by taxi, Uber, Lyft, Van or shuttle service from MSP

Go to MSP Ground Transportation for information and fares.

Traveling to UMN by Public Transit from MSP

The Minneapolis Metro Transit webpage has a trip planner for travel between the airport and the East Bank station on campus.  It does require a change of light rail train, but is only $2 at off-peak hours, and $2.50 during peak hours. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes. Metro Trip Planner

MSP to UNM public transport

Traveling to UMN by car

General driving directions to UNM East Bank are on the University Parking and Transportation website

Go to MSP Car Rentals to see a list of companies with on-site rental cars at Minneapolis International Airport.

From MSP Minneapolis International Airport  (25 minutes, 13 miles to UMN):

Enter MN-5 East from Glumack Dr.  Take MN-55 W/Hwy 55/Hiawatha Ave and Minnehaha Ave to S 31st Ave in Minneapolis.  Slight right onto S 31st Ave.  Turn right onto E Franklin Ave.  Turn left onto E River Pkwy.  Turn left to stay on E River Pkwy.  Turn right onto Delaware St SE/Yudof Hall.

UMN Residence and Parking

TAC Summer Event residents will be housed in the Yudof Residence Hall located at 220 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455  Telephone: 1-612-625-8786

Parking will be available in an assigned facility adjacent to the housing, and the actual parking permit will be distributed as part of the housing check-in process at a cost of $9 per day. The permit provides unlimited in and out privileges for that assigned facility, on a 24-hour basis, for the days of residence in University housing.  

Public Parking is available in parking facilities on campus on an hourly or daily rate basis as space is available.  There are no in/out privileges and overnight public parking is prohibited.  The public parking rate is $3 per hour with a daily maximum of $12 per day.  Certain parking lots have a daily rate of $4 with no in/out privileges and no overnight parking.  Additional details on the public parking options away from the Yudof Residence facility can be found on the University Parking and Transportation webpage.