Location and Directions

A student walks across a footpath with a sign that reads "University of Minnesota West Bank"

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The Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs, located at 301 19th Avenue South, is conveniently located on the West Bank of the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus. The Humphrey School is bordered by 19th Avenue South and Washington Avenue. The Carlson School of Management is adjacent to the Humphrey School.  


The Humphrey School is easily accessed by Metro Transit bus and light rail service. The West Bank station on the Green Line is closest to the School and located on 19th Avenue; after exiting to street level, proceed south to the School. The Cedar Riverside station on the Blue Line is only a few blocks away from the School. Both bus routes 2 and 7 serve the stop at 19th Avenue South and Riverside Avenue, approximately one block from the Humphrey School. Visit the Metro Transit website to find other routes that serve the area.


A circular drive in front of the building is available for dropoff and unloading. The 19th Avenue Ramp is just across the street from the Humphrey School. The 21st Avenue Ramp is just south of the adjacent Carlson School of Management. Information on ramps and parking facilities and more is available from University Parking and Transportation Services.

Driving Directions

Northbound on I-35W:
Continue on I-35W past downtown Minneapolis. Stay to the right and take the exit for “3rd St U of M” (Exit 17C). Continue in the middle lane and exit at “U of M West Bank.” Turn right at the traffic signal at the end of the off ramp on to Washington Avenue S. The road will curve right and become Cedar Avenue. Turn left at 3rd Street. The Humphrey School will be directly in front of you.

Southbound on I-35W:
Exit at University Avenue/4th Street (Exit 18). Turn left at the second traffic signal onto University Avenue. Then turn right on 10th Avenue and continue across the 10th Avenue Bridge. On the south side of the bridge, the road becomes 19th Avenue. The Humphrey School will be on your left.

Eastbound on I-94:
Exit at 25th Avenue (Exit 235A). Turn left on 25th Avenue and then left again on Riverside Avenue. Proceed several blocks to 19th Avenue. The Humphrey School will be one bock down on your right.

Westbound on I-94:
Exit at Riverside Avenue (Exit 235A). Turn right and follow Riverside Avenue for a few blocks to 19th Avenue. Turn right; the Humphrey School is one block down on your right.

Getting Around

Check out Parking & Transportation Services for suggestions on finding your way around campus and the surrounding metro area.