Travel and Accommodations

The 2017 Annual Meeting and Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium will bed held at Olin-Rice Science Center on the campus of Macalester College: 1600 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105.

There are several hotels around Macalester College. Check out the following link with information about places to stay:

Maps and directions can be found at: or followed below.


Macalester College is located at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Snelling Avenue in Saint Paul. You can park in any Macalester lot. No special area will be designated as Winchell parking. There are very few spaces officially designated as "Visitor." Parking is also available at a lot on the east side of Snelling, between Grand and St. Clair, between the new athletic building and the stadium.

Driving Directions

From Interstate 94, exit on Snelling Avenue and go south on Snelling Avenue to Grand Avenue. Turn right (west) on Grand Avenue and go one block. Turn left (south) on Macalester Street and follow signs to visitor parking.

From the north on Interstate 35, take 35E into St. Paul. Exit to Interstate 94 westbound, and follow the directions above.

From the south on Interstate 35, take I-35E into St. Paul. Exit at Ayd Mill Road (exit #104B). At second light, take a left onto Grand Avenue (westbound). One block after crossing Snelling Avenue, turn left (south) onto Macalester Street. Follow signs to visitor parking.

From the airport, follow the signs for St. Paul/Highway 5. After you cross the river, exit right onto Edgcumbe Road (keep left as you exit) and follow for one mile; stay to the left and take Fairview Avenue. Follow Fairview Avenue for two miles. Turn right (east) on Grand Avenue and go three blocks to Macalester Street. Turn right (south) and follow signs to visitor parking.