On-Campus Housing

aerial view of University of Minnesota Duluth campus

On-campus accommodations are available in the Griggs Residence Hall, located just a brief walk from the meeting rooms in the University of Minnesota Ballroom. Rates are $35/night. To book a room you need to fill out and mail the UMD Residence Hall Lodging Registration Form (PDF) with a check payable to UMD.


view of downtown and Duluth harbor from Radisson Hotel

We have blocked 50 rooms for July 13, 14, and 15 at the Radisson Hotel Duluth-Harborview located at 5th Avenue West & Superior Street in beautiful downtown Duluth, MN. Participants need to make their own room reservations. The conference rate for rooms is $69.00/night (plus tax). Please note that this rate expires if you do not make your reservation by June 15, 2005. Call 218-727-8981 or the Radisson Reservation Center at 800-333-3333 and please reference UMD Sea Grant to receive the negotiated rates. Additional lodging information can be found at


University of Minnesota Duluth

For directions to campus and parking locations:

Duluth Visitor Information


Weather in Duluth can be variable, be prepared for anything from 40 degrees to 80 degrees in July. Find out more at the National Weather Service.

Vista Star Cruise

Maps and other info can be found at the Vista Fleet Web site.