shortcut to content

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato at Edina

Building Access

Page address:

Entering Building

7700 France is a secured building. Access to the building depends on the time of day that you arrive at the facility-see below. Students MUST enter through west entrance; MavCards will not open up any other entrances.  When you arrive in the building you will be on the 2nd level. Minnesota State University, Mankato is located on the 3rd floor. To access Minnesota State Mankato's classrooms and offices, please use the North elevators.

Edina Site Hours

BUILDING ACCESS NOTE: You MUST enter the 7700 building through the west main entrance only.  7700 building doors are unlocked M-F 6:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  They are locked Sundays.  You will need your MavCard to enter during locked hours.

NOTE: Though the 7700 building and common areas can be accessed 24/7 with your MavCard, the MSU Edina site, including front desk, classrooms, faculty offices, computer labs, and MavPrint stations, are limited to these hours:

  • Fall & Spring Semester Hours: M-Th 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. / F-Sa 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. / Su closed
  • Summer & Academic Break Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. / Sa-Su closed
  • Holiday Hours: Closed all federal and state holidays

7700 Building Access - 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
                                      - 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturdays
                                      - Locked Sundays

Building Access - After 5:30 p.m. weekdays, after hours on Saturday, and Sundays

  • You WILL need your MavCard to enter during building locked hours
  • Park in the west lot and access building through west doors - photo below
  • Once inside you can use these West Entrance Directions to find our classrooms and offices

West Entrance of 7700 France Ave

Building Accessibility

  • Both east and west building entrances are equipped with ramps and railings

 7700 West Entrance Ramp

General Building Amenities

There is an atrium with wireless access to Minnesota State University Mankato at Edina's network. In addition to this study space, students also have access to onsite dining options, vending machines, and an ATM. Students and faculty have access to the common space, 24/7

Building Emergency Information