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2001 Plymouth Avenue North
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Directions to U of M UROC

2001 Plymouth Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55411


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The U of M UROC building is two blocks east of the intersection of North Penn Avenue and Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis.

From downtown Minneapolis:

  1. Take North Washington Avenue approximately 1 mile to Plymouth Avenue.
  2. Turn left onto Plymouth Avenue.
  3. Cross over I-94.
  4. Proceed on Plymouth approximately 13 blocks to UROC.
  5. UROC will be on the left side of the street, immediately past Morgan Avenue.

Going north on I-94W:

  1. Take the MN-55/Olson Highway/7th Street N exit (Exit 230).
  2. Stay in the second lane from the left (Lyndale Avenue).
  3. Go straight onto Lyndale Avenue N.
  4. Cross over I-94.
  5. Stay on Lyndale Ave. N.
  6. Turn slight left onto N. 7th Street.
  7. Turn left onto Plymouth Avenue.
  8. UROC will be 13 blocks west on the left side of the street.

From the University of Minnesota:

For a freeway-based route:
Please follow directions for "Going North on I-94W," above.
You may also reach UROC easily on local streets:
See "From downtown Minneapolis," above.
Alternatively, proceed north from SE 4th Street/University Avenue (East Bank/Dinkytown area) as follows:

  1. Go north/northwest on SE 4th Street; cross Central Avenue.
  2. Turn left onto NE 1st Ave. and immediately get into the right turn lane.
  3. Turn right onto University Avenue.
  4. Go approximately 9 blocks to 8th Avenue N.E..
  5. Turn left onto 8th Avenue, which becomes Plymouth Avenue as it crosses the Mississippi River and I-94.
  6. Stay on Plymouth Avenue for approximately 2 miles.
  7. UROC will be immediately past Morgan Avenue, on the left side of the street.

Going south on I-94W:

  1. Take the Broadway Avenue exit exit 229).
  2. At the bottom of the exit ramp at the light, turn right onto Broadway.
  3. Go to Fremont Avenue, turn left, and go six blocks to Plymouth Avenue North.
  4. Turn right on Plymouth. UROC will be 8 blocks west of Fremont Avenue, on the left side of the street.

From I-394 east or west:

  1. Take the Penn Avenue exit and turn north.
  2. Cross Glenwood Avenue and Olson Memorial Highway.
  3. From Olson Memorial Highway, continue on Penn four blocks to Plymouth Avenue.
  4. Turn right on Plymouth. The UROC building will be two blocks east on your right.

From Olson Memorial Highway (St. Rt. 55) east or west:

  1. Turn onto North Penn Avenue: turn left if coming from the west, turn right if coming from the east.
  2. Drive four blocks to Plymouth Avenue.
  3. Turn right on Plymouth. The UROC building will be two blocks east on your right.

Hours

The University of Minnesota UROC building at Plymouth and Penn avenues in North Minneapolis is open Monday–Friday
from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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