Arriving on Campus

CAVE Volunteer Check-In

The check-in and information desk is on the first floor of the Weitz Center for Creativity (WCC -320 Third Street E.) and is the one-stop shop for all your workshop needs. Staff are available to answer questions and provide additional reports and resources, such as samples of AAF solicitations, volunteer expense forms, campus maps, and CAVE agendas.

The CAVE check-in and information desk will be open (please see below for instructions re: after-hours arrivals):

Thursday, August 15, 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday, August 16, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 17, 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

After-Hours Arrivals

If you arrive on campus after 7 p.m. on Thursday or Friday evening AND you registered for campus housing, you may proceed to Security Services, now located at Hoppin House, 420 E. First St, (corner of First and Winona Sts), to pick up your keycard and registration materials. The telephone number for Security Services is 507-222-4444.

Directions from I-35 via Highway 19 to Northfield and Carleton Campus/Weitz Center

  • Take I-35 to Highway 19 East (Exit 69, Northfield exit).
  • Drive east on Highway 19 for 7 miles to Northfield.
  • At the first stop light (Highway 3), turn left and drive north for 3 blocks to 2nd Street.
  • Turn right on 2nd Street and drive east for 3 blocks, continuing up the hill.
  • Turn right at College Street and drive one block south to the Weitz Center for Creativity, the conference location. Street parking is available all around the Weitz Center. Additional parking is available in a lot at 2nd & Union. See map below.
  • Enter at the main (north) entrance. There will be signage to help you find the correct entrance.

Carleton College & Downtown Northfield

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  • Weitz Center for Creativity

    The main entrance to the Weitz Center is at College St. and 3rd St. East

    44.45705134500214, -93.15570741891861
  • Additional conference parking
    44.45864827920775, -93.15656871596946