University Center

UC Event Services

The University Center (UC) dedicated the entire third floor of their building to a full-service conference center including a ballroom, grand foyer, executive boardroom, and eleven meeting rooms. From company trainings to tradeshows, banquets and parties, weddings and any special events, the conference center is perfect for parties looking for a spacious, customizable venue.


The UC houses one of the largest ballrooms in Missoula. At 10,437 square feet, the ballroom boasts beautiful hardwood floors, floor to ceiling windows and 16' high ceiling. Divisible by a soundproof air wall, the ballroom can be divided in half from North to South. The ballroom is ideal for banquets, weddings, tradeshows, conferences, small concerts, etc.

Third Floor Conference Rooms

Our eleven meeting rooms offer flexible room configurations with custom-configured soundproof dividers, variable lighting, public address systems, data port, Internet connection, and multi-media capabilities.

Second Floor Meeting Rooms

Our second floor offers additional breakout space with six additional meeting rooms. Each rooms comes with a stationary meeting table, chairs, a large white board, and featured artwork on the walls.

Alumni Boardroom

The Alumni Boardroom is a spacious, versatile room preset with a large table and cushy boardroom chairs. Like the breakout rooms, the Alumni Boardroom offers Internet connection and multi-media capabilities.

University Center Theater

The UC’s multi-purpose theater accommodates 300 guests and is equipped with LCD displays, satellite downlink, DVD, and Blu-ray viewings on a cinema theater screen with surround sound. The theater is ideal for general sessions, guest speakers, films, PowerPoint or any special presentation.


True to our love of the outdoors, the University Center Atrium can accommodate small receptions and indoor barbeques. The Atrium is a common spot for student groups, noon speakers, and small concerts during the semester.

UC Commons

Located on the 2nd floor, The UC Commons offers a large space for banquets or tradeshows when school is not in session. The room is fully customizable and has pillars draped in live plants, full-length windows overlooking the Library Mall, and can accommodate 500 guests.

Grand Foyer

Central to all conference areas and overlooking the indoor gardens, the Grand Foyer can be used for a central registration area, reception, snack and networking area, or for a small trade show.

UC Gallery

The University Center Gallery (UCG) is a contemporary non-profit gallery located on the University of Montana campus. The versatile space has wooden flooring and crisp, white walls that make a great space for receptions, summer time use, classes, or you could work with the gallery staff to curate an exhibit during the non-academic year. It has exhibit lighting.

UC Game Room

The University Center Game Room is located on the second floor of the UC and has billiards tables, table tennis, darts, foosball, air hockey, etc. Adjacent to the Pizza Hut, the Game Room is great for birthday parties, tournaments, and an open environment for diverse styles of play. The lights are also energy friendly. 

Find more information on booking a space in the University Center here!