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Bonnie E. Cone University Center

The Cone University Center is the community center of the University for all members of the University: students, faculty, staff, administration, alumni, and guests. It is not just a building; it is also an organization and a program.  The Center serves as one of the primary meeting facilities on campus, offering 30,000 square feet of conference space.

The C.A. McKnight Auditorium is a 590-seat lecture hall. The John Paul Lucas Room is a multi-purpose room that features a herringbone-patterned wood floor that lends itself to fit a variety of set-up and event needs.

The Cone Center also offers a variety of additional rooms that can be used for break-out sessions or meeting space, with maximum capacities ranging from 12 to 180 people.

Regular operating hours during the academic year are:

Monday - Friday7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

*These hours are subject to change without notice and do not reflect hours during holidays or semester breaks.

Cone Center spaces and capacities