Directions & Parking

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/newstudent/orientation/directions.html

[PDF] Orientation Parking and Check-in Map (918 KiB)


If you plan to use a GPS unit to travel to summer orientation, please use the following address for driving directions: 420 Ellis Ave., Mankato, MN 56001
 

From the North

Travel south on Highway 169 to Mankato. Take the Riverfront Drive exit. Turn left (north) onto Riverfront Drive and continue to Stoltzman Road. Turn right (east) onto Stoltzman Road and continue until you get to Stadium Road. Turn left onto Stadium Road and continue up the hill to Warren Street. Turn left (north) onto Warren Street and continue to Maywood Avenue. Turn left (west) on Maywood Avenue and continue to Ellis Avenue. Turn right (north) on Ellis Avenue and continue to Birchwood Avenue. Turn right (east) on Birchwood. Lot 16 entrance is on the right.

From the South

Travel north on Highway 169 to Mankato. Take the Riverfront Drive exit. Turn right (north) onto Riverfront Drive and continue to Stoltzman Road. Turn right (east) onto Stoltzman Road and continue until you get to Stadium Road. Turn left onto Stadium Road and continue up the hill to Warren Street. Turn left (north) onto Warren Street and continue to Maywood Avenue. Turn left (west) on Maywood Avenue and continue to Ellis Avenue. Turn right (north) on Ellis Avenue and continue to Birchwood Avenue. Turn right (east) on Birchwood. Lot 16 entrance is on the right.

From the East

Travel west on Highway 14 to Mankato. Take the Highway 22 exit and travel south on Highway 22 to Highway 83. Turn right (west) onto Highway 83 and continue to Stadium Road and continue to Warren Street. Turn right onto Warren Street(north) and continue to Maywood. Turn left (west) on Maywood Avenue and continue to Ellis Avenue. Turn right (north) on Ellis Avenue and continue to Birchwood Avenue. Turn right (east) on Birchwood. Lot 16 entrance is on the right.

From the West

Travel east on Highway 14 to Highway 169. Take the Highway 169 South exit. Turn right (south) onto Highway 169. Take the Riverfront Drive exit. Turn left (north) onto Riverfront Drive and continue to Stoltzman Road. Turn right (east) onto Stoltzman Road and continue until you get to Stadium Road. Turn left onto Stadium Road and continue up the hill to Warren Street. Turn left (north) onto Warren Street and continue to Maywood Avenue. Turn left (west) on Maywood Avenue and continue to Ellis Avenue. Turn right (north) on Ellis Avenue and continue to Birchwood Avenue. Turn right (east) on Birchwood. Lot 16 entrance is on the right.

 

Parking Information

  • Do not park in Gold parking lots, other lots, or on the street—you will get a ticket at your own expense.
  • If you choose to park in the Pay Lot you will need to be prepared to pay a fee. Orientation will not reimburse you for this cost.
  • Maps of the campus and city of Mankato are available on the Maps & Directions website. Please don't hesitate to call us with any questions. We look forward to your visit!