East Early Vote Center

University of Minnesota Field House lobby
1800 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

The East Early Vote Center is open for the 2018 General Election starting on Tuesday October 30th, 2018. Early Voting hours at the East location are:

  • Tuesday, October 30 from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday, October 31 from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Thursday, November 1 from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Friday, November 2 from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 3 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 4 from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • Monday, November 5 from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Note: Minneapolis voters may vote at any Early Vote Center, regardless of where they live in the City. On Election Day (November 6), voters must vote at their assigned polling place.

Learn more about early voting

Directions: Located between the Field House and the Armory on the south side of University Avenue SE between Church Street SE and Walnut Street SE. About a block and a half away from TCF Bank Stadium. Entrance is on University Ave.

Parking: Public parking is available at hourly rates at the following locations:

  • Church Street Garage
  • 4th Street Ramp
  • University Avenue Ramp
  • UMN Lot 37

Some ramps or lots may be designated as cash-only event parking during University events and athletics activities.

Metered on-street parking is available throughout the Dinkytown neighborhood, as well as behind the Field House and near Northrop Auditorium.

Transit: The East Early Vote Center is served by the following MetroTransit local routes with stops at 17th Avenue and University Avenue or 4th Street:

  • Route 2
  • Route 6U

Metro Transit's Trip Planner will allow you to plan your trip to vote via transit.

This location is also served by the following University of Minnesota Campus Connector/Circulator routes:

  • East Bank Circulator
  • University Avenue Circulator
  • Campus Circulator
  • 4th Street Circulator
100 foot buffer zone map: East Early Voting Center Map (pdf) - with no campaigning boundary

Minneapolis 311
Can Help

Contact Minneapolis 311 Monday–Friday 7 a.m.–7 p.m., weekends 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. for election and other city information. From outside city limits, dial 612-673-3000.