Event Spaces

Olmsted Center

Parents Hall (combined)Capacity Banquet 450, Theatre 650+ w/Stage, Classroom 150+ w/stage

North: 3712 sq. ft.

South: 3071 sq. ft.

Upper Gallery: 3567 sq, ft,

Conference Rooms 310, 311, 312, 313: 558 sq. ft. per room (can be combined)

Drake Room: 770 sq. ft., Capacity 25

Pomerantz Stage: Capacity 100-120

Pomerantz Conference Room: Capacity 14, Standard Board style room with dry erase board

TMR 132, 133: 324 sq. ft. per room Capacity 16-18

Sussman Theater: Capacity 220

Old Main

Levitt Hall: 2461 sq. ft. Capacity 250 (reception), 100 (dinner)

Sheslow Auditorium: Capacity 783

Morehouse Hall

Morehouse Ballroom: Capacity 200 (reception), 75 (dinner) 

Cowles Library

Reading Room: 2565 sq. ft., Capacity 170 (dinner)

Heritage Room

Conference Room 201


Athletic Facilities

Knapp Center

Shivers Courtside Club

Bell Center Gym




Performing Arts

Turner Jazz Center: 1477 sq ft. Capacity 141 (theater)

Performing Arts Hall (PAH)

Sheslow Auditorium

Studio 55/ Black Box 

Outdoor Spaces

Helmick Commons

Terrace Amphitheater

Coffee Shop Terrace



Aliber Lawn

GK Courtyard 

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February 19, 2018
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