Facility RENTAL

Cleary Commons

The newly renovated Cleary Commons can provide you with an elegant and affordable experience for parties up to 100 people. Our caring and professional staff will help to make your special day everything you had envisioned.

About Cleary Commons

  • Cleary Commons facilities can accommodate groups of 100 people or less.
  • Cleary Commons is available for your event from mid-August to mid-May.
  • HOURS:
    • Monday through Friday, 8 am to 8 pm
    • Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm.  
    • Sundays, closed
  • There may be limited availability on your preferred date because of scheduled classes or student meals.
  • Reservations are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
    • Cleary Commons Atrium (5-hour rental) – $600
    • Classroom or conference room (5-hour rental) – $200 
    • A/V set up and usage – $50


Andrew Root

Director of Campus Dining & Hospitality

Impress clients, hold workshops, or deliver a winning pitch in Cleary’s fully-serviced meeting spaces. Our dedicated team will be there to ensure your meeting runs smoothly.
  • Water bottles
  • Projector and screen usage
  • AV setup – please bring your laptop.
  • Seating for up to 50 people
  • Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 pm.
  • Up to 25 people ($250)
  • 25 to 50 people ($350)

Light snacks, beverage, coffee and tea service also are available at an additional fee.

The Cleary Commons Atrium

The Cleary Commons Atrium is home to a beautiful grand piano available for use during your event. Please inquire for additional information.

Cleary Faculty and Staff

Please follow the internal request procedures highlighted here.