Directions to Campus

We're excited you are planning to visit NDSU

Below you'll find directions to the NDSU Office of Admission, in Ceres Hall 114. If you have questions, call us at (701) 231-8643 or (800) 488-NDSU between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Please be advised that summer construction will be taking place on campus. While your GPS may provide alternate routes, we strongly advise that you follow the directions provided in the confirmation for the best route to campus and parking options.

Once on campus, you may park in the MU, T, and IFC lots or on Administration Avenue in front of Ceres Hall. See a detailed map that includes designated parking lots. As you're preparing for your visit, you can also download our Campus Visit guide.

Driving Directions
From the East — Interstate 94
  • Follow Interstate 94 westbound to the Interstate 29 interchange.
  • Exit northbound on Interstate 29 (Exit 349).
  • Follow Interstate 29 to the 19th Avenue exit (Exit 67).
  • Turn right. Follow 19th Avenue east past the airport, NDSU's 18th Street entrance and FargoDome to University Drive.
  • Turn right onto University Drive and begin heading south.
  • Follow University Drive past the Sanford Health Athletic Complex, through two stoplights.
  • At the third stoplight, turn right onto Administration Ave. and park in front of Ceres Hall or turn into the MU Lot just past Ceres Hall on the right.
  • If you scheduled a visit with the campus visit coordinator, you may use your Special Guest Parking Permit in any of these areas. Please do not park in spots designated for administrators or special permits.
  • Please check in at Ceres Hall, room 114 for your visit.
From the East--Highway 10
  • Follow Highway 10 into Moorhead as it becomes Center Avenue.
  • Follow Center Avenue across the Red River into Fargo.
  • At 2nd Street in Fargo, turn right, heading north.
  • At 1st Avenue, turn left.
  • Follow 1st Avenue to 10th Street North (a one-way street).
  • Turn right onto 10th Street and proceed to 13th Avenue North.
  • Turn left following 13th Avenue to the stoplight.
  • Turn left at the stoplight onto University Drive.
  • Proceed one-half block, turn right at the stoplight onto Administration Ave. and park in front of Ceres Hall or turn into the MU Lot just past Ceres Hall on the right. 
  • If you scheduled a visit with the campus visit coordinator, you may use your Special Guest Parking Permit in any of these areas. Please do not park in spots designated for administrators or special permits.
  • Please check in at Ceres Hall, room 114 for your visit.
From the West
  • Follow Interstate 94 eastbound to the Interstate 29 interchange.
  • Exit northbound on Interstate 29 (Exit 349).
  • Follow Interstate 29 to the 19th Avenue exit (Exit 67).
  • Turn right. Follow 19th Avenue east past the airport, NDSU's 18th Street entrance and FargoDome to University Drive.
  • Turn right onto University Drive and begin heading south.
  • Follow University Drive past the Sanford Health Athletic Complex, through two stoplights.
  • At the third stoplight, turn right onto Administration Ave. and park in front of Ceres Hall or turn into the MU Lot just past Ceres Hall on the right.
  • If you scheduled a visit with the campus visit coordinator, you may use your Special Guest Parking Permit in any of these areas. Please do not park in spots designated for administrators or special permits.
  • Please check in at Ceres Hall, room 114 for your visit.
From the South
  • Follow Interstate 29 to the 19th Avenue exit (Exit 67).
  • Turn right. Follow 19th Avenue east past the airport, NDSU's 18th Street entrance and FargoDome to University Drive.
  • Turn right onto University Drive and begin heading south.
  • Follow University Drive past the Sanford Health Athletic Complex, through two stoplights.
  • At the third stoplight, turn right onto Administration Ave. and park in front of Ceres Hall or turn into the MU Lot just past Ceres Hall on the right.
  • If you scheduled a visit with the campus visit coordinator, you may use your Special Guest Parking Permit in any of these areas. Please do not park in spots designated for administrators or special permits.
  • Please check in at Ceres Hall, room 114 for your visit.
From the North
  • Follow Interstate 29 to the 19th Avenue North exit (Exit 67).
  • Turn left. Follow 19th Avenue east past the airport, NDSU's 18th Street entrance and FargoDome to University Drive.
  • Turn right onto University Drive and begin heading south.
  • Follow University Drive past the Sanford Health Athletic Complex, through two stoplights.
  • At the third stoplight, turn right onto Administration Ave. and park in front of Ceres Hall or turn into the MU Lot just past Ceres Hall on the right.
  • If you scheduled a visit with the campus visit coordinator, you may use your Special Guest Parking Permit in any of these areas. Please do not park in spots designated for administrators or special permits.
  • Please check in at Ceres Hall, room 114 for your visit.
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