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The Metro Transit Green Line is up and running! The East Bank station is less than two blocks away. Arrive in style by train.


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U of M MAPS that reflect changes due to the Light Rail project.

The Campus Club is located on the 4th Floor
of Coffman Memorial Union.
300 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis MN 55455.
Park in the adjacent East River Garage.

Due to construction on campus and the new light rail,
your GPS may not be accurate.
Use the directions below.


Click here for a useful annotated map of the East Bank.

Click here for maps with routes marked to East River Garage from freeways.



Coming from the north on 35W:
Take the University Avenue/4th Street exit. Turn left at University Avenue and proceed all the way along the north side of campus to Oak Street. Turn right on Oak and proceed all the way along the east side of campus to Fulton (traffic light). Turn right. Observe the stop sign at Harvard. Proceed straight down the hill, past the medical complex, to the East River Garage, which is on your right. OR: To drop-off, continue past the Garage and around the bend to Delaware (just before The Weisman Art Museum) where you turn right, up a short hill. Then bear right. The south entrance to Coffman will be on the left. The upper entrance to the East River Garage will be on your right.

Coming from the south on 35W:
Follow signs for the U of M East Bank. YOU MUST EXIT at the end of the Washington Avenue Bridge and here you must choose:
- To park in the East River Garage: Loop to your right at stop sign. Descend a short hill and go left on East River Road (traffic light). Enter the Garage at the second entrance. The first entrance is for contract parkers only.
- To drop someone off behind Coffman Union: Bear to your left (stop sign) to Delaware. Coffman's south entrance and drop-off locations will be on the left. The entrance into East River Road Garage is on the right. Delaware is a deadend.

Coming from the east or west on I-94
Take the Huron Boulevard exit from I-94. Turn left onto Fulton (1st light), which joins East River Boulevard. Continue down the hill to the East River Garage, which is on your right, just past the medical complex. OR: To drop-off, continue past the Garage and around the bend to Delaware (just before The Weisman Art Museum) where you turn right, up a short hill. Then bear right. The south entrance to Coffman will be on the left. The upper entrance to the East River Garage will be on your right.

Coming from downtown Minneapolis across the Washington Avenue Bridge:
YOU MUST EXIT at the end of the bridge and here you must choose:

To park in the East River Garage: Loop to your right at stop sign. Descend a short hill and go left on East River Road (traffic light). Enter the Garage at the second entrance. The first entrance is for contract parkers only.

To drop someone off behind Coffman Union: Bear to your left (stop sign) to Delaware. Coffman's south entrance and drop-off locations will be on the left. The entrance into East River Road Garage is on the right. Delaware is a deadend.



Click here
for the University's Parking & Transportation Department.