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Conferencing at Clarkson
Clarkson University, located in picturesque St. Lawrence County, offers a comfortable, affordable, and unique venue for your conference or special event. The hilltop campus offers panoramic views of the Raquette River Valley and the historic town of Potsdam as well as easy access to the natural wonders of the St. Lawrence River Valley and the Adirondack mountain range. Gracious meeting spaces, quality cuisine, and a spirit of hospitality make the Clarkson Campus an event destination. Come enjoy the North Country and all it has to offer, come to Clarkson

Our Mission
Clarkson University Conference and Event Services (CUCE) strives to provide guests with a professional, comfortable, affordable, and sustainable time on our campus. With a dedication to quality and a commitment to customer service, CUCE expert staff members work to provide the best possible guest experience. From summer sports camps to corporate conferences, Clarkson University is an exceptional venue for your event or conference. Our office maintains a commitment to excellence and service so you can focus on what matters most–your guests.

What We Do:

  • Coordination of meeting and event services for our students, faculty, and staff
  • Planning and execution of University-wide events
  • Coordination and operations assistance of Clarkson University Summer Camps
  • Coordination of a full line of conference and event services with lodging space available between mid-June and the first week of August
  • Assisting in internal event planning and execution
  • Handling all external inquiries including but not limited to conferences, banquets, commencements, high school graduations, summer camps, and sporting events
  • Event set-up inclusive of an assortment of tables, chairs, flags, and banners plus state-of-the-art technical, multi-media and audio visual equipment

    Once you see our idyllic setting nestled on a wooded hilltop, you’ll understand why Clarkson University is becoming an event destination. A gracious campus, versatile meeting spaces, accommodating guest rooms, and a dedication to excellence in service make Clarkson University a simple choice for your conference. A combination of on campus dining and recreation options, and our outstanding guest services only add quality and value to your conference package. We try to ensure that your unique needs are taken care of, so you can focus on what matters most: enjoying your conference experience.

    Book your nest meeting with Clarkson and experience:

  • A scenic campus environment
  • Wooded areas with walking and hiking trails
  • Access to shopping, dining, and night life in the nearby historic Potsdam business district
  • Easy access to local nature preserves and Adirondack area adventures
  • Venue Location + Transportation


    116 Cheel Campus Center,
    Box 5601,
    Potsdam, New York 13699