Location of the community of Collegeville
|Coordinates: 45°35′40″N 94°21′47″W / 45.59444°N 94.36306°WCoordinates: 45°35′40″N 94°21′47″W / 45.59444°N 94.36306°W|
|Township||St. Wendel Township|
|Elevation||1,096 ft (334 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP code||56321 and 56374|
|GNIS feature ID||641398|
Collegeville is an unincorporated community in St. Wendel Township, Stearns County, Minnesota, United States, near St. Joseph. The community is located near the junction of Collegeville Road and Old Collegeville Road. Nearby is Saint John's Abbey, a large Benedictine monastery. Stearns County Road 159 serves as a main route for the community. Interstate 94 is nearby.
Collegeville is located within section 32 of St. Wendel Township. Collegeville Township lies to the southwest.
The community was named for Saint John's College.
- "Collegeville, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- Graham, Regina (27 November 2015). "Monks accused of FIVE DECADES of sexual abuse of children at Minnesota abbey - and one is alleged to have had 200 victims". Daily Mail.
- Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 523.