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University of Delaware Conference and Event Services

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100 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, Delaware 19716

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Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Event | Corporate Social Events | Expo/Competitions | Family Reunion | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat | Wedding Ceremonies | Wedding Receptions | Youth Retreat/Camp
Maximum
Capacity:1000
On-Site
Spaces:21
Maximum
Overnight:4000
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About

About University of Delaware Conference and Event Services

The University of Delaware’s event space is located in both Newark and Lewes Delaware. The Newark venue is in a scenic and secluded, wooded environment that is in close proximity to Brandywine Valley attractions. The Lewes venue is more south and nestled in the natural surroundings of an historic coastal town. In Newark, the Clayton Conference Center offers clean, modern and flexible spaces suitable for a wide variety of events. The 7,000 sq. ft. ballroom is great for larger engagements, and the event space has a beautiful theatre-style auditorium, private meeting rooms, and a striking lobby with an open design. Those interested in an innovative building design with modern tech space for their event will be impressed with UD’s other Newark venue – The Tower Audion & Atrium. This premiere Delaware venue is a combination of spaces that offers state-of-the art audiovisual resources and is perfect for hosting lectures, presentations, receptions, and dinners. In Lewes, the Virden Center has an easy, open layout that is perfect for retreats, parties, weddings, and small meetings. View below for more information on the great venues the the University of Delaware has to offer.
LOCATION + TRANSPORTATION

Philadelphia - 35
Wilmington - 15

:
Philadelphia - 50 minutes


Onsite: Yes

CATERING
Guests at the Newark venue have the option of catered meals, buffet style private dining, or dining hall meals.

AMENITIES + UNIQUE EXPERIENCES
A/V Tech Staff
Custom Lighting
Eco-Friendly
Historical Landmarks Nearby
LCD Projectors
Laptops
Microphones
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
Outdoor Tent
Overnight Accommodations
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
Sound System
MEETING + EVENT SPACE CAPACITIES

1000 Attendees


21 Spaces

:
Theatre Style 800 | Classroom Style 400

TECHNOLOGY
Audio/visual capabilities; internet connectivity in meeting, event and guest rooms, teleconferencing, videoconferencing, interactive capabilities, computer lab, business center.

Yes
FreeYES

Yes

Yes


LaptopsMicrophonesProjector ScreenLCD ProjectorsCustom Lighting

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

4000 Overnight Guests


Residence Halls|Hotel-Like|Suite/Apt Style|Nearby Hotel(s)


Private Communal Semi-Private

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Accommodations

Accommodations

4000
Total Number of
Overnight Guests


Accommodation Types
| Nearby Hotels | 126 rooms
Located directly behind Clayton Hall!
A/C This accommodation has A/C

Amenities + Unique Experiences

AMENITIES

Amenities
A/V Tech Staff
A/V Tech Staff
Custom Lighting
Custom Lighting
Eco-Friendly
Eco-Friendly
Historical Landmarks Nearby
Historical Landmarks Nearby
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors
Laptops
Laptops
Microphones
Microphones
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
Outdoor Tent
Outdoor Tent
Overnight Accommodations
Overnight Accommodations
Parking On-Site
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
Sound System
Sound System


Event Spaces

Meeting and Event Spaces

Max Capacities
1000
Overall
400
Classroom
Style


Meeting + Event Spaces
| 4,824 SQ FT
Perfect for Receptions (500), Exhibits (15 booths), or Pre-Function activities.
| 6,160 SQ FT
| 7,011 SQ FT | 460 Banquet Style | 300 Classroom Style
The ballroom can also be divided by a wall. Reception Capacity - 1,000
| 4,696 SQ FT | 300 Banquet Style | 200 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 700
| 2,315 SQ FT | 160 Banquet Style
Reception Capacity - 300
| 460 SQ FT | 32 Banquet Style | 24 Classroom Style
| 1,518 SQ FT | 100 Banquet Style | 50 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 150
| 2,027 SQ FT | 144 Banquet Style | 75 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 200
| 514 SQ FT | 32 Banquet Style | 24 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 50
| 457 SQ FT | 32 Banquet Style | 24 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 50
| 1,650 SQ FT
| 363 SQ FT | 14 Banquet Style | 14 Conference Style
Boardroom style meeting space.
| 1,841 SQ FT | 144 Banquet Style | 80 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 180
| 921 SQ FT | 72 Banquet Style | 40 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 90
| 921 SQ FT | 90 Banquet Style | 40 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 90
| 959 SQ FT | 72 Banquet Style | 45 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 90
| 1,841 SQ FT | 144 Banquet Style | 80 Classroom Style
Reception Capacity - 180
| 959 SQ FT | 72 Banquet Style | 45 Classroom Style
| 1,870 SQ FT | 144 Banquet Style | 40 Classroom Style

Location

Location + Transportation

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Nearby Airport
Philadelphia - 50 minutes
Nearby Cities
Philadelphia - 35 miles | Wilmington - 15