Grandma's Marathon Reservations

UW-Superior welcomes runners and fans of Grandma’s Marathon to stay on campus in one of our residence halls. Click on the links below for more information.

Pricing (per room)

  • One night (Friday): $105
  • Two nights: $145
  • Three Nights: $215
  • Add-On Nights*: $70 per night

*Add-on nights can only be added with a selection of 2 or 3 night registration 


To register for lodging for Grandma's Marathon, please visit Grandma's Marathon Housing Registration

  • Registration is open from February 1 through the day before the race.
  • Please call the Residence Life Office at 715-394-8438  with any questions
  • For type of room, select double (two beds) or single (one bed), to ensure adequate bed space.
  • An email confirmation will be sent once advanced payment has been received.
  • In early June, you will receive more information about check-in and driving directions.



  • Before June 1st, you can receive a full refund minus a $10 processing fee.
  • After June 1st, all reservations are non-refundable.

Room and Hall Accommodations

  • Each room will include one or two twin beds with basic bedding linen.
  • Community style bathroom facilities.
  • Kitchen facilities are available for shared use in the basement.
  • Coin operated laundry facilities are also available in the basement.
  • Lounge areas provide access to TV.
  • Parking permit (one per room) will be given at check-in.
  • UW-Superior residence halls are smoke free and pet free.
  • Air conditioning and wake up calls are not provided. For your comfort, we suggest bringing a small fan and an alarm clock.

Bus Service

Grandma's Marathon will provide a bus for the full marathon runners. They will be stopping sometime between 5:45 a.m. - 6:15 a.m. in the parking lot between Curran-McNeill-Ostrander (CMO) and Crownhart Halls. You must have your race number visible to get on the bus. The half-marathon runners will need to find their own way to the Duluth Entertainment/Convention Center (DECC) where buses will take you to your starting line. Taxi cab information is available upon arrival. *This may change.

Verify busing information via the Grandma's Marathon web site.

Driving Directions: View the Driving Directions and Map to UW-Superior.