Normandale Community College is located at 98th Street and France Avenue in Bloomington, Minnesota, on a 90-acre site 1.5 miles south of Interstate 494. More than 15,000 students attend classes at Normandale each year, making it the largest of Minnesota’s community colleges. Established in 1968, the College offers a variety of programs and services to meet the needs of the wide range of students it attracts. The campus, accessible to persons with disabilities, features eight contemporary brick buildings that are conveniently connected around a central courtyard. The campus proudly features a beautiful two-acre Japanese Garden.