Maps & Directions

Interactive Campus Map

Campus mapThis map, built on Google Maps, will help you find your way around campus. It shows you where to find:

  • Accessibility features
  • Academic and administrative builidngs
  • Housing and residence halls
  • Athletic facilities
  • Outdoor spaces
  • Parking
  • All-gender restrooms
  • Public art
  • Mass-transit stops

 

 

Directions to Campus

Highway layoutMacalester College is located at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Snelling Avenue in St. Paul.

The Admissions Office is located at:

Geolocation:
44.939429,-93.169218
62 Macalester Street
St. Paul, MN
55105 USA

The mailing address for the college is:
Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN
55105 USA

Visitor parking is located directly across the street from the Admissions Office, on the street and in parking lots at the end of Macalester Street.

By Plane, Bus, and Train

If you are arriving in town by plane, bus or train, we recommend that you come to campus by taxi. We are approximately 15 minutes from all terminals. The fare should be $30-35.

By Car

interstate 94 signFrom Interstate 94, exit on Snelling Avenue and go south on Snelling Avenue to Grand Avenue. Turn right (west) on Grand Avenue and go one block. Turn left (south) on Macalester Street and follow signs to visitor parking. The Admissions Office is located at 62 Macalester Street.

35 e south interstate signFrom the north on Interstate 35, take 35E South into St. Paul. Exit to Interstate 94 westbound, and follow the directions above. The Admissions Office is located at 62 Macalester Street.

interstate sign 35 eFrom the south on Interstate 35, take I-35E North into St. Paul. Exit at Ayd Mill Road (exit #104B). At second light, take a left onto Grand Avenue (westbound). One block after crossing Snelling Avenue, turn left (south) onto Macalester Street. Follow signs to visitor parking. The Admissions Office is located at 62 Macalester Street.

Spring and summer 2015 road construction alert: If you will be driving from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to Macalester, there is road construction on eastbound Minnesota 5.

Directions from Terminal 1

  • Leaving the airport bear right following the signs for Bloomington/Minneapolis
  • Merge onto MN-5W
  • Take the exit onto I-494 E
  • Take exit 70 for I-35E N toward St Paul
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Interstate 35 E North/St Paul
  • Keep left at the fork and merge onto I-35E N
  • Take exit 104B for Ayd Mill Road
  • At second light, take a left onto Grand Avenue (westbound).
  • One block after crossing Snelling Avenue, turn left onto Macalester Street.
  • The Admissions Office is located at 62 Macalester Street.

Directions from Terminal 2

  • Leaving the airport turn right onto 34th Ave S.
  • Turn onto I 494 E (this is a left turn)
  • Take exit 70 for I-35E N toward St Paul and follow directions above.

Printable Maps

Printable campus map (PDF) | Accessibility map (PDF) | Full-color map (PDF)