The Conference Center at Saginaw Valley State University

  • 7400 Bay Road
  • University Center, MI 48710
  • (989) 964-4348
  • (989) 964-4000
  • Fax:(989) 964-7487
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Saginaw Valley State University is in the heart of Mid Michigan--and at the heart of your meeting. We're ready to make your next meeting, seminar or conference something more, something better.

SVSU's main campus has indoor pedestrian access between buildings. Enjoy fountains, the nationally-known Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, gentle ponds, and winding walkways that traverse the scenic mid-Michigan campus.

Groups of 10 to 1000 can be accommodated
Housing for groups up to 950 is available for overnight conferences during May through August
The University has negotiated special room rates and service at nearby hotels
Complete catering services are available on campus
Conference planners have an array of support services


Arena:
Ceiling Height – 43’48”
Room Dimensions - 200’ x 300’
Square Feet - 60,000
Bleacher Style Capacity - 4,000
Classroom Style Capacity – 5,000
Banquet Seating – 1,600
Reception Capacity – 4,000
Exhibit Capacity (8x10) – 435
Exhibit Capacity (10x10) – 350

Cardinal Gym:
Ceiling Height – 30’
Room Dimensions – 115’ x 88’
Square Feet – 10,120
Bleacher Style Capacity – 700
Classroom Style Capacity – 1,700
Reception Capacity – 1,500
Banquet Seating Capacity- 500
Exhibit Capacity (8x10) – 155
Exhibit Capacity (10x10)- 125

Dance Studio:
Ceiling Height – 12’
Room Dimensions- 100’ x 37’
Square Feet- 3,700
Bleacher Style Capacity 220
Classroom Style Capacity – 150
Reception Capacity - 250
Banquet Seating Capacity – 150

Banquet Rooms: (3 sections totaling)
Ceiling Height – 12’6”
Room Dimensions – 115’ x 88’ & 95' x 68'
Square Feet – 10,505
Classroom Style Capacity – 450
Reception Capacity – 850
Banquet Seating Capacity- 675
Exhibit Capacity (8x10) – 70
Exhibit Capacity (10x10) - 55
Pre-function lobby – 3,300 square feet

Seminar Rooms (4 sections totaling):
Ceiling Height – 12’6”
Room Dimensions – 52’ x 46’
Square Feet – 5,200
Classroom Style Capacity – 300
Reception Capacity – 450
Banquet Seating Capacity- 360
Exhibit Capacity (8x10) – 40
Exhibit Capacity (10x10) – 30

Malcolm Field Performing Arts Theatre:
Theater Style Capacity – 526
Traditional staging with wings, orchestra pit, green room and makeup room

Rhea Miller Recital Hall:
Theater Style Capacity – 274
Traditional concert or lecture hall with multiple audio settings

Ott Auditorium:
Classroom Style Capacity – 250
Advanced lecture hall with audience response system and confidence monitor

Break Out Rooms:
Over 88 classrooms and 15 computer labs
 

Saginaw Valley State University Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 25
  • Total Sqft.: 90,000
  • Largest Room: 50,000
  • Theatre Capacity: 525
  • Banquet Capacity: 600
  • Classroom Capacity: 400
  • Reception Capacity: 500
  • Floorplan: View/Download File
  • Description: Housing for up to 1,500 available for overnight conferences May - July. Special rates at nearby hotels year round. Complete on-site catering.

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