University of Washington – Tacoma

Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Retreat/Camps


The University of Washington Tacoma offers an excellent venue location for your next workshop, conference, meeting, or special social event. Our urban campus and user-friendly facilities are just 25 minutes from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. We are located just off of Interstate 5, close to museums, theaters, hotels and dining.

Our Conference Services staff comes with a multitude of experiences in higher education and general event management. From the beginning stages of an event to the post stages, we pride ourselves on service to our customers. Learn more about our event spaces below.

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
Near Public Transit
Outdoor Space
Paid Parking
Running Trails
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


1900 Commerce Street,

Box 358447,

Tacoma Tacoma, 98402



Nearby Airport

Seattle-Tacoma International - 25 minutes

Nearby International Airport

Seattle-Tacoma International - 25 minutes

Nearby Cities

Seattle, Olympia

Things to Know


External Catering Allowed: Yes

Can Bring In Own Food: Yes

Food And Beverage Onsite: Yes

Venue Policies

Alcohol Consumption: Yes

Cannabis Consumption: No

Eco Friendly: Yes

ADA Accessible: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes


The University of Washington Tacoma has many options when it comes to A/V support for your conference. We can provide equipment or technical support in order to ensure your conference media runs smoothly.

Guest Wi-Fi: Fee

Onsite Tech Support: Yes

Wi-Fi In Meeting Space: Yes

Equipment Available On-Site:
  • Projector Screen
  • Microphones
  • Sound System