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Santa Clara University

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500 El Camino Real
Benson Center

Santa Clara, California 95053-1017

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Event Types Welcomed

Corporate Social Events | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat | Youth Retreat/Camp
Maximum
Meeting:450
Meeting
Rooms:11
Maximum
Overnight:1625
  • University Villas
  • Campisi & Sanfilippo Residence Halls
  • Casa Italiana & Sobrato Residence Halls

About

About Santa Clara University

Santa Clara University, located in the heart of Silicon Valley in California, is proud to offer on-campus housing, dining, and meeting space for your next conference or event. We welcome youth and adult programs to experience our beautiful Santa Clara campus. We strive to provide a comprehensive event solution encompassing a wide variety of on-campus accommodations. Santa Clara University is adjacent to CalTrain, conveniently located close to all Bay Area attractions.

Santa Clara facilities and services are available mid-June through late August. Requests from sponsoring University departments and non-profit organizations are always welcome at our campus.

View our videos below to see what sets the Santa Clara University event space apart from other Silicon Valley venues.
LOCATION + TRANSPORTATION

San Jose - 5 miles
San Francisco - 45 miles
Santa Cruz - 45 miles

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San Jose International Airport - 5 minutes


Taxi | Bus | Train


Onsite: Yes Fee

CATERING
Our Silicon Valley location offers on-campus catering and cafeteria-style dining; off campus caterers are not permitted.


In-House CateringYES
Venue Hosted Alcohol PermittedYES



AMENITIES + UNIQUE EXPERIENCES
ADA Accessible
Fitness Center
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
MEETING + EVENT SPACE CAPACITIES

450 Attendees


11 Spaces

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Theatre Style 300 | Classroom Style 40

TECHNOLOGY
All meeting rooms on our Santa Clara campus offer internet connectivity and WiFi free of charge.


Projector ScreenLCD Projectors

RENTAL POLICIES
Alcohol ConsumptionYES

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

1625 Overnight Guests


The Santa Clara campus has both Traditional Residence Halls and Apartment/Suite


Bath Types: Communal and Individual

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Accommodations

Accommodations

1625
Total Number of
Overnight Guests


Accommodation Types
| Suite/Apartment Style | 232 beds | image

Singe Apartments Four-bedroom Apartments Four-bedroom Suites
A/C This accommodation has A/C
| Suite/Apartment Style | 268 beds | image

Four-bedroom Apartments Four-bedroom Suites
A/C This accommodation has A/C
| Hotel-Like | Suite/Apartment Style | 221 beds | image

Townhouse-style Apartments.
A/C This accommodation has A/C
| Residence Halls | 234 beds | image

Mini-Suite Style
A/C This accommodation has A/C
| Residence Halls | 200 beds | image

Traditional Double Rooms
A/C This accommodation has A/C
| Residence Halls | 200 beds | image

Traditional Double Rooms
| Residence Halls | 410 beds | image

Traditional Double Rooms
| Residence Halls | 164 beds | image

Traditional Double Rooms
| Residence Halls | 246 beds | image

Traditional Double Rooms. Newly renovated in 2014.

Amenities + Unique Experiences

AMENITIES

Amenities
ADA Accessible
ADA Accessible
Fitness Center
Fitness Center
Parking On-Site
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors


Event Spaces

Meeting and Event Spaces

Max Capacities
450
Overall
40
Classroom
Style


Meeting + Event Spaces
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Formal conference room located in Benson Memorial Center. Seats up to 16.
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Adjoining parlors can be used together or separately. The Parlors are great for presentations and meetings at the Benson Memorial Center.

Built-in audio/visual, including 3 projection screens. Accommodates 300 attendees with theater-style seating or 250 in banquet set-up. Located in the Benson Memorial Center.
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The Williman Room is a multi-purpose room centrally located in the Benson Memorial Center. Williman is commonly used for banquets, presentations, seminars, and contains built-in audio. Adjoining patio holds 200 for receptions.
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Multipurpose room located in Benson Memorial Center; can be utilized as classroom or conference room.
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Sobrato Commons available in two separate rooms (40) or as one large multipurpose space.
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Classroom holds up to 40.
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Seminar Room holds up to 32.
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Classroom holds up to 40 guests and contains built-in audio.
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Graham Classroom 163 holds up to 40 guests and contains built-in audio.
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Graham Classroom 164 holds up to 40 guests and contain built-in audio.
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Graham Commons available together or as separate rooms.

Food + Beverage

Food + Beverage

Availability
YES
YES
YES


Catering
Our Silicon Valley location offers on-campus catering and cafeteria-style dining; off campus caterers are not permitted.
Dining Options
| Seating Capacity: 200
Adobe Lodge: As the only remaining Adobe brick building from the original Santa Clara Mission establishment, the Adobe Lodge offers a unique place to visit and dine, serving a variety of lunch options, including salads, soups, a grill menu, and daily specials. Guests can choose to eat on the patio or in the dining room of the Lodge.
| Seating Capacity: 400
Santa Clara’s main dining room located in Benson Memorial Center. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served cafeteria-style to offer a similar collegiate dining experience enjoyed by students. Reserved exclusively for camps, conferences and university personnel, this venue creates a comfortable and safe environment for guests.
| Seating Capacity: 100
Located adjacent to Marketplace, the Bronco provides additional seating for 100 guests. Features an inviting combination of booth seating and small stand-alone tables, all surrounded by pieces celebrating Santa Clara school spirit.
| Seating Capacity: 450 (buffet); 1,000 (reception)
Campus’ premier outdoor venue for catered events, six sections of lawn offer up to 48,000 square feet of space for all event types- tented receptions, themed buffets to name a few.

Catered lunches are popular on this centrally located 22,000 square foot lawn. Both the Saint Ignatius of Loyola fountain and ample shade from trees lining the border, the lawn provides a serene backdrop for guests.

Location

Location + Transportation

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Nearby Airport
San Jose International Airport - 5 minutes
Nearby Cities
San Jose - 5 miles | San Francisco - 45 miles | Santa Cruz - 45 miles
Transportation + Parking
Taxi
Bus
Train
Onsite Parking

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions
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3.2 miles away
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53 miles away



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