Airport

If flying to Minneapolis for the National Undergraduate Business Symposium, the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) is the closest and most convenient. Symposium attendees flying into MSP need not rent a car. Visitors can take the Metro Transit Lightrail from Airport Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 to West Bank Station, and walk just a short distance (0.2 miles) to the Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown hotel.

Directions

The Carlson School is located on the University of Minnesota's west bank of the Twin Cities campus, at 321 Nineteenth Avenue South. A skyway connects the building to the 19th Avenue Parking Ramp.

MetroTransit Lightrail from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) to the Courtyard Downtown Minneapolis Hotel

From either Terminal 1 or Terminal 2, take the Blue Line toward Downtown Minneapolis. Get off at the U.S. Bank Stadium Station and cross the tracks to transfer to the Green Line toward St. Paul. You will take the Green Line one stop and get off at the West Bank Station and walk 0.2 miles to the Courtyard Downtown Minneapolis hotel.

From Minneapolis

Go east on Washington Avenue, which crosses over Interstate 35W and becomes Cedar Avenue at the bend in the road. Turn left on Third Street South. The Nineteenth Avenue parking ramp entrance is on your right.

From the North

Take Interstate 35W south to University Avenue SE and 4th Street SE (Exit 18). Turn left onto University Avenue, and then right onto 10th Avenue SE. 10th Avenue turns into 19th Avenue S as you cross the river. Continue to Riverside. Turn right onto Riverside Ave. The 19th Avenue Parking Ramp entrance is on your right.

From the South

Take Interstate 35W North to the Third Street /U of M West Bank exit. Follow signs for the U of M West Bank. Turn right onto Washington Avenue, which becomes Cedar Avenue at the bend in the road. Turn left on Third Street South. The 19th Avenue Parking Ramp entrance is on your right.

From the East

Take Interstate 94 West to the Cedar Avenue exit. Turn right on Cedar Avenue and follow it to Third Street South. Turn right on Third Street South. The 19th Avenue Parking Ramp entrance is on your right.

From the West

Take Interstate 94 to the Interestate 35W North LEFT exit. On 35W, stay in the right lane and take the Third Street/U of M exit (#17C). Follow signs for the U of M West Bank. Turn right on Washington Avenue, which becomes Cedar Avenue at the bend in the road. Turn left on Third Street South. The 19th Avenue Parking Ramp entrance is on your right.

Parking

Parking is available in the 19th Avenue Parking Ramp, which is attached to the Carlson School building.