Off Campus Living

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Resource Directory

Transportation Resources

Parking & Transportation Services (300 Transportation & Safety Building)

Nice Ride MN (bike rental)

HourCar (car sharing/rental available on campus and in nhoods)

ZipCar (car sharing/rental available in nhoods, and near campus)

Car2go (note: U of M meters are not eligible for drop off and must be paid, they are marked in yellow on campus maps)

Metro Transit (Minneapolis/St. Paul buses and light rail)

Anoka County Transit (Anoka, Blaine, Columbia Heights, Coon Rapids, Elk River, Fridley, Ramsey)

Maple Grove Transit (Maple Grove)

Minnesota Valley Transit Authority (Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Rosemount and Savage)

Plymouth Metrolink (Plymouth)

SouthWest Transit(Chanhassen, Chaska, Eden Prairie, Victoria)

Community Organizations

Please see the Community Organizations section under Being a Good Neighbor.

Involvement Resources

Student Engagement (more than just class)

Center for Community Engaged Learning(240 Appleby)

Gopher Link(for student or organization involvement)

Multicultural Student Engagement (126 Coffman)

Fraternity and Sorority Life (17 Appleby)

Student Union & Activities (126 Coffman)

Elections & Voting resources (State of MN)

Parks

near East and West Bank campuses

Luxton Community Center, 112 Williams Ave SE (Prospect Park)

Van Cleve Community Center, 901 15th Ave SE (SE Como)

Fr. Hennepin Bluff Park, 420 Main St SE (Marcy-Holmes)

Holmes Park, 414 3rd Ave SE  (Marcy-Holmes)

Bluff Street Park, 1 20th Ave S (Cedar-Riverside)

Coyle Community Center, 420 15th Ave S (Cedar-Riverside)

Minneapolis Parks and Recreation

Parks 

near St. Paul campus

College Park, 2223 Carter Ave, (St. Anthony Park)

Langford Rec Center, 1067 Van Slyke Ave (St. Anthony Park)

Alden Square Park, 1169 Gibbs Ave, (St. Anthony Park)

Falcon Heights Community Park, 2050 Roselawn Ave W, Falcon Heights

St. Paul Parks & Recreation

Services You May Find Helpful

Grocery Stores

Gopher Grocery (grocery delivery service)

Coburns Delivers (grocery delivery service)

Lunds & Byerlys (grocery store at Central Ave SE and University Ave SE)

Cub Foods (at Quarry Shopping Center between New Brighton Blvd and Johnson St NE

Seward Community Co-Op (on Franklin Ave SE and 29th Ave SE)

Aldi (1311 E Franklin Ave)


Specialty Groceries

Shabelle Ethiopian Grocery (2325 E Franklin Ave)

Afrik Grocery (613 Cedar Ave. S)

Wadajir Grocery and Halal Meat (525 Cedar Ave S)


Convenience Stores

Target Express (at 14th Ave SE and 5th St SE)

8th Street Market (at 7th Ave SE and 8th St SE)

Mr. Santana (601 University Ave SE)

Joe’s Market & Deli (at 19th Ave SE and Como Ave SE)

Bobby’s Corner Market (at 16th Ave SE and Como Ave SE)

Metro Petro Gas Station (at 27th Ave SE and University Ave SE)

Walgreens (corner of Walnut St SE and Washington Ave SE)

West Bank Grocery (417 Cedar Ave S)