Travel Guide

Travel & Accommodations Guide

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus

IPRIME & CEMS Department Industrial Partnership for Research in Interfacial and Materials Engineering (IPRIME) Chemical Engineering and Materials Science (CEMS) University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 151 Amundson Hall 421 Washington Avenue SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 ph: 612-626-9509 Contact us


U of MN Campus Maps Includes all buildings, addresses, and road construction

Amundson Hall IPRIME and CEMS Depts

Characterization Facility Lists all three locations

Keller Hall Most member events held here


Washington Avenue Ramp Next to IPRIME – Amundson and Keller Halls

U of MN Parking Facilities Choose East Bank options

Motorist Assistance Program Free vehicle help for all on-campus locations (limited services: flat tires, jump starts, etc)


All hotels offer campus shuttle service

Commons Hotel General Reservations (closest lodging),800-822-6757 Located on the East Bank campus two blocks from most IPRIME/CEMS events (Request the University Guest reduced rate for discount)

Days Inn University (economy rates), 800-225-3297, East Bank campus

Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown, 866-460-7456, West Bank Campus

ALoft, Minneapolis, (near downtown), (612) 455-8400, West Bank


Airport to Campus Options (car rental-shuttle-light rail-taxi)

Metro Transit (Light rail and bussing options)

Airport Shuttle, 612-827-7777

Airport Taxi, 612-888-8000

Yellow Cab, 612-888-8800


Minneapolis / St. Paul (MSP) International Airport

Explore the Twin Cities

Minneapolis and St. Paul

Minneapolis lakes

In what other city can go fishing in view of downtown!

East Bank Campus looking to downtown Minneapolis

Minnehaha Falls-one of Minneapolis' beautiful features

Winter fun on one of the many lakes in the area