Directions & Parking

The Mendel Center is located on the Lake Michigan College Napier Avenue Campus, 1100 Yore Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI 49022. Only 40 minutes from downtown South Bend or Michigan City and 50 minutes from Kalamazoo, The Mendel Center is convenient to get to from I-94 and the US 31 Bypass.


Parking is available on the north and south sides of The Mendel Center. Handicap parking is available in various locations on each side of the building.

If your event is in the Mainstage, Hanson Theatre, 3rd floor meeting rooms, or music and theater academic classrooms, the south parking lot (Parking Lot B) will be most convenient.

If your event is in the Grand Upton Hall, 2-way classroom, North Training Room F-101, F-102, F-103, F-111, or the Louis Deckmann Studio, the north parking lot (Parking Lot A) will be most convenient.