Our scenic campus features hundreds of thousands of square feet of meeting, residential, and recreational space available for your event. All accessible within a 10-minute walk, these spaces are equipped with audio/visual services, access to dining facilities, and open spaces for activities or relaxation.
Browse a selection of our many available spaces below and see for yourself why UCO should play host to your next event. Don't see something that catches your eye? Contact our team and let them find one of the hidden gems on campus that will fit your needs.
Rates below do not apply to wedding ceremonies or receptions.
The Grand Ballroom
Our 9,000 square foot ballroom features soaring ceilings, stunning chandeliers, and elaborate window treatments in a classic wood-paneled space perfect for a formal occasion. With the ability to be split into three 3,000 square foot sections, this space is as versatile as it is classic, opening up the possibilities for how this space can be used during your event.
Our 5,500 square foot auditorium has played host to a number of impressive presenters including Grammy Award-winner John Legend, Pulitzer Prize-winner Jon Meacham, and Thomas Friedman, a columnist for The New York Times. With seating for more than 500, this venue features stacked seating, impressive audio/visual systems, and a stage setup for anything from presenters to pageants.
Our Premium Rooms are named after prestigious Oklahomans past and present. Located on the second, third, and fourth floors of the Nigh University Center, these rooms range in size from the 664 square foot Clara Luper Room to the 1,910 square foot Will Rogers Room. With updated interior design elements and audio/visual equipment, we have created spaces that elevate any event held within.
Standard Rooms are located on the first, second, and third floor of the Nigh University Center. These rooms range in size from 192 square feet to 915 square feet. Simple spaces, book your event in one of our Standard Rooms for a distraction-free meeting or presentation.
Executive Conference Rooms
Our Executive Conference Rooms are equipped to host administrative team meetings and conference calls. Featuring countertops to hold one of our catering team's charcuterie spreads and enhanced audio/visual technology, meetings are efficient and comfortable when hosted in these spaces.
The Blue Tent
Hosting an outdoor event was never easier than at The Blue Tent on Broncho Lake. With a scenic view of Broncho Lake as a backdrop to any event and built-in theatre seating, The Blue Tent is the choice for events wanting to draw a crowd for a speaker or performance.
Y-Chapel of Song
Designed, created and constructed by the students, faculty, staff and friends of then-Central State College, the Y-Chapel of Song is unique among campus chapels. The stained glass windows, representing songs sung by the students of the time, create a delightful atmosphere for weddings, meetings, initiations, or recitals.
Located on the west side of the UCO campus is a large expanse of green space perfect for an outdoor event. With bleacher seating and available water and electrical connections, host your next festival, reunion, or summer celebration at Plunkett Park.
A truly unique space located on southwest side of campus, Chickasaw Plaza features amphitheater seating, a stage floor inset with a Chickasaw pattern, and a photogenic view of Plunkett Park and Old North. Formally opened and dedicated in 2017 by President Don Betz and Chickasaw Gov. Bill Anoatubby, this space is perfect for an outdoor presentation or concert.