Attendee Information

The conference lectures and panel discussions will be livestreamed and archived via the conference website.

Ticketing Pricing

Refunds available until September 1.
The conference is divided into a morning and afternoon session each day.

Ticket options include:
Full conference two-day ticket package (eligible for discount if lunch is ordered)
2 session ticket package (select any 2 of the 4 sessions)
1 session ticket (select any 1 of the 4 sessions)

Groups of 5 or more receive 30% off entire order - call to place your order.
Discounts available until September 1.
Buy full conference package and lunch and receive 20% off conference tickets.

Reserved Seating
Reserved Seating Full Conference Package Ticket $120
Reserved Seating 2 Session Package Ticket $80 (select any 2 sessions)
Reserved Seating 1 Session Ticket $40 (select any 1 session)
Guarantees a seat in Lund Arena on a folding chair on the floor in the front half of the room.

General Admission
General Admission Full Conference Package Ticket $75
General Admission 2 Session Package Ticket $50 (select any 2 sessions)
General Admission 1 Session Ticket $25 (select any 1 session)
Seats in Lund Arena, seating may be bleacher or folding chair. 

High School Student Delegations
High School Student Delegations 
CALL 507-933-7520 or email to place the order.
High School student/chaperone tickets are free, yet must be ordered.
Total number of tickets available to each delegation may be limited or sell out based on demand.
Please indicate at the time of purchace the date your group plans to attend, Tuesday, Wednesday or both days.

College Delegations
College Delegations 
CALL 507-933-7520 or email to place the order.
College pricing $20 per student/faculty/staff.
Ticket price is $20/person no matter the number of sessions attended.
Total number of tickets available to each delegation may be limited or sell out based on demand.
Please indicate at the time of purchace the date your group plans to attend, Tuesday, Wednesday or both days.


Tickets will be the same as past years with all tickets loaded onto one pass that you can wear on a lanyard. As sustainability is a priority at Gustavus, these cards will now be made of recycled paper.
(Printed tickets will be mailed until September 15, after this date tickets will be held at will call.)

Those who have purchased “Reserved” seats will be allowed into the Lund Arena and guided to the reserved section in the front. Those who have purchased “General Admission seats may be seated in Lund Arena on the back half of the floor or in the balcony area. Seating is limited to arena capacity.

Please arrive early for best seating. 

Further Ticketing Information

Questions regarding tickets are handled at the information desk in Lund Center, located in the lobby directly outside of Lund Arena. To replace a lost ticket, please visit the information desk. Note that there are no ticket refunds after September 1; however, tickets are transferable.

Meal Options

Lunch: The luncheon buffet will be served in the Lund Center Forum on Tuesday and Wednesday, at a cost of $12.50 per ticket. Pre-ordering buffet tickets is required. If you haven’t already ordered the luncheon buffet(s), please do so at your earliest convenience at

The Courtyard Café, located on the lower level of the Jackson Campus Center, will be open during the conference. Similar to a small coffee shop, the Courtyard Café serves coffee, pastries, sandwiches, and snacks.

A concession trailer will be located in the Johns Family Courtyard supplying soft drinks, coffee, and snacks.

A list of area restaurants can be found on the Gustavus website at Please be aware that most local restaurants are not within walking distance from campus.

Lodging Options

A list of area hotels can be found on the Gustavus website at Please make reservations as soon as possible.

Accessibility Information

Lund Center is wheelchair accessible. A limited supply of hearing assistance units will be available during the conference on a first-come, first-served basis. They can be checked out at the registration table in the lobby of Lund Arena.

Open-captioning services will be offered for the conference. Open-captioning is a text display of words spoken during the lecture for people with hearing disabilities, who may also use assistive listening devices, hearing aids, cochlear implants, sign language, and lip reading. Please contact the Office of Marketing and Communication at 507-933-7520 or if you have additional questions or needs.


During the conference, one-way traffic will flow in a counterclockwise direction on Campus Drive, circling the campus. Parking assistants will direct traffic to the nearest open parking areas. Parking spaces nearest Lund Center will be filled first. Many guests will attend the Nobel Conference, so please allow ample time for driving, traffic, parking, and walking to Lund Center. 

Accessibility Parking
Limited accessible parking for people with special needs will be available near Lund Center. Vehicles will be allowed to drive close to Lund Center for drop-off or pick-up only. 

Valet Parking
Valet Parking at Nobel Conference Valet parking at a cost of $10 per car will be available thanks to students supporting Habitat for Humanity. Follow campus signs to the Three Flags site for registration.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
There are two charging stations for electric vehicles on campus. In the Lund Center lot and in the lot by the Nobel Hall of Science.
Sign up here for a 2 hour charging time.
Lund Center Charging Location
Nobel Hall Charging Location

Other Information

For emergency assistance, please contact Campus Safety at 507-933-8888. 

All Nobel Conference questions may be answered via email at or via phone at 507-933-7520. 

Restrooms are located on both levels of Lund Center and Jackson Campus Center. 

The Post Office, Printing Services, Courtyard Café, Book Mark, Information Center, and Hillstrom Museum of Art are all located on the lower level of the Jackson Campus Center.