Host Your Event at Columbia College

We have theaters, conference rooms, casual gathering spaces, and spacious lecture halls for organizations hosting performances, conferences, fundraisers, and more. You and your group will enjoy our manicured gardens, unique spaces, and attentive service. We're here to help you find the ideal space for your next event.  

Hosting a Larger Event? 

We have the flexibility to rent out our entire campus and host overnight groups at various times during the year. Use our dorm rooms, spacious greens, and multi-functional spaces to host a camp, retreat, or training weekend. 

Spaces at a Glance
Space Capacity
Cottingham Theater 350
Spears Concert Hall 225
Student Union Dining Area 492
Student Union Terrace 50
Breed Leadership Conference Room  70-149
Breed Leadership Lecture Hall 70
Breed Leadership Board Room 20
Entire Campus  500+

Technology for Your Event 

Do you need mics, equipment, or a technician to monitor sound and lighting? We can assist you with a range of technology needs. 

Catering Options 

We offer a full range of high-level catering services - from coffee and breakfast to take away lunch boxes to designer buffets and served meals. Check out our catering guide full of fresh, creative ideas. The guide is just a starting point - we're happy to help you customize your menu. On-campus events are required to use our catering services, provided through Sodexo.  

Get Started - Plan Your Event

We're here to answer your questions and help you plan. Whether you're still considering your options or you're ready to book a specific space, we encourage you to fill out our request form. 


Attending an Event 

Coming to campus soon? We're here to help you find your event space and explore our beautiful campus. Check out our interactive map to explore campus online, or download our printable map to bring with you on your visit.