Contact Us and Location

Lab hours: Tuesday – Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Lab Phone: 612-625-1275
Lab Email: [email protected]
Fax: 612-625-9728

Mailing Address:

Plant Disease Clinic
Department of Plant Pathology
495 Borlaug Hall
1991 Upper Buford Circle
St. Paul, MN 55108


Hand Delivery address:

The most direct route is to enter Gortner Avenue from Larpenteur Ave.  The Gortner Ave entrance has stairs.  For anyone with mobility issues, please call and we will try to meet you outside.  Alternatively, there is a wheelchair accessible route from Upper Buford Circle.     

1519 Gortner Ave
Stakman Hall, Room 105
St. Paul, MN 55108

Where to Park:

  • The closest legal parking is at meters on Gortner or Folwell Ave.
  • Public parking (pay lot) is also available in lot S106 on Upper Buford Circle.  Navigation systems are directing people to Upper Buford Circle.  If you park on Upper Buford Circle there are three ways to get to the PDC:  
    • Outside route -  There is a sidewalk between Alderman Hall and Soils Building.  Follow that sidewalk down the hill to get to Stakman Hall. 
    • Inside route - Enter Borlaug Hall.  Take the elevator or stairs down to the first floor. Head east through the door that connects to Stakman Hall.
    • Wheelchair accessible route - Enter Borlaug Hall.  Take the elevator down to the second floor.  Head east through the door with the assisted opener which connects to Stakman Hall.  At the end of the hallway, there is another elevator.  Take that elevator down to the first floor and the PDC is the 3rd door on your right.  If at all possible, lab staff will meet anyone with mobility issues at their vehicle.  Call 612-625-1275.

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