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Saint Mary's
University Center


Cardinal Advantages
Thank you for your interest in Saint Mary's University Center, a multiple-space event center on our Twin Cities campus in Minneapolis.  We offer exceptional service and excellent support to assist you in creating the ideal event for your guests. 

Seven Unique Spaces
With rooms of 600 to 8500 square feet, the University Center is capable of serving a small business conference, to a keynoted seminar with breakout rooms, to a dinner reception for 400 guests.

Customized Room Set-up
Design the room to fit your agenda with round tables for eight people, or a conference style "U" or square, or theater seating --straight, angled, or curved rows, adding exhibit tables or allowing room for program activities or dancing.  Each space has adjustable lighting options and individual-room climate control.

Full-Service Catering
Using the on-site, restaurant kitchen and built-in beverage bars, the University Center's preferred and select caterers offer outstanding food and beverage service while accommodating diverse menu preferences and budget requirements.

Technology Support Before and During Event
A tech support advisor; microphones; projectors and screens (ceiling-mounted and portable); laptop computer; and powerful WiFi Internet connection are complimentary with every room rental.  Advanced media services are available from trusted vendors.

Centrally Located
The University Center is easy to access from both downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul, the local airports, nearby hotels, and public transporation. Free parking is available in our dedicated lot and on all surrounding streets.

Convenient Rental Process
Room rental is available seven days a week, 6:00am - 12:00am (midnight).  Rental rates are based on day (weekday / weekend); time of day (morning / afternoon / evening); and length of event (actual hours of event).  We offer special pricing for Saint Mary's University alumni, non-profit organizations, and multiple-day or multiple-space rentals.