Welcome to Continuing Education!
We look forward to you joining us this semester. Whether it is your first time on campus or you have joined us previously, please review the following information in preparation for your upcoming course at MCAD.
Syllabi and class material lists will be supplied at the first class meeting. Please also review online class listings for any materials that you should bring to the first class meeting.
Getting to MCAD and Parking
MCAD is located at 2501 Stevens Avenue in Minneapolis. Free, unrestricted street parking is available near campus. Parking in MCAD's surface lot is also free during the summer. If you wish to park in MCAD's surface lot for $0.25 per hour during the spring or fall semesters you must purchase a parking pass at the MCAD Art Cellar or in advance online.
MCAD Art Cellar Supply and Bookstore
Morrison Building, Room L100
Art Cellar Hours
Checkout privileges are available to Continuing Education students for a semester fee of $20. Students enrolled in a class for credit do not have to pay this fee.
Morrison Building, Room L101
The Service Bureau provides copies and laser prints, high quality color inkjet prints, scanning, digital archiving, and DVD creation at an affordable price.
Main Building, Room 220
Service Bureau Hours
MCAD's computer labs and advanced production studios come equipped with the latest hardware and software technology to support your project needs. Our support team offers informative workshops and equipment checkout.
MCAD computer labs are open 24/7.
Main Building, Room 309
Media Center Hours
Note: Darkrooms close one hour before media center closing time.
Main Building Access
Monday–Friday 7:45 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday noon–5:00 p.m.
MCAD's Main Building is open for students 24/7, 365 days/year.
After 8:00 p.m. Mon–Fri and on weekends, students can enter through the east door of the Main Building only; other doors will be locked. A Continuing Education registration receipt and a photo ID is required for admittance during after-hours access.
Public Safety officers patrol the college campus 24/7. Security can be reached from any college phone by dialing x1801. There are direct-access phones in each elevator and at the east entrance of the Main Building; there is also one in the Morrison Building near the first-floor entrance.
IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY: Dial x1555 from a college phone or 612.874.3555 from an outside line.
If you would like an escort to a college building or to your parked car, call x1801 from a college phone or 612.874.3801 from an outside line and a public safety officer will assist you. We encourage you to use this service, particularly if you are alone at night.
Contact Continuing Education
Morrison Building, Room M105
Office Hours: Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.