Contacting the Department

By Phone: You can reach the department office by phone at 507-786-3149, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Central Time. During the summer and college vacation days, the office may not be open but you can still leave a message. You can contact the department chair, Ashley Hodgson, at 507-786-3139.

By E-Mail: Send e-mail to

By Regular Mail: Send mail to the Department of Economics, Saint Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Ave. Northfield, Minnesota 55057. General inquiries should be sent to the attention of the department chair, Ashley Hodgson.


Stop By: Our offices are on the 3rd floor of Holland Hall on the Saint Olaf Campus. See below for directions and a map.

Driving Directions
From Interstate 35:

From I-35, take Exit 69, Highway 19, and head east towards Northfield. Turn into campus at the main entrance and come through campus to Holland Hall.

From Minnesota Highway 3:

Entering Northfield on Minnesota Highway 3, turn west onto St. Olaf Avenue. Follow Saint Olaf Ave. onto campus to Holland Hall.

Campus Map