Campus Venues

Wait Chapel

  • Largest non-athletic indoor seating venue on campus
  • Used primarily for academic ceremonies, convocations, concerts, high-profile speakers and weddings.
  • Capacity: 2250 (can be curtained off to seat 928 with balcony closed)
  • Contact: Peggy Beckman in the Chaplain’s Office (x5210; beckmapp@nullwfu.edu)

Davis Chapel

  • Small, intimate chapel with marble altar and stained glass shutters on each window; church pew seating
  • Located in Wingate Hall adjacent to Wait Chapel
  • Capacity: 90
  • Contact: Peggy Beckman in the Chaplain’s Office (x5210; beckmapp@nullwfu.edu)

Green Room

  • Recently renovated furnished reception room
  • Located on the First Floor of Reynolda Hall
  • Capacity: 200 (more if you use the lobby patio)
  • Contact: Leigh Myers, Benson University Center (x2578; myersl@nullwfu.edu)

Magnolia Room

  • Located on Second Floor of Reynolda Hall
  • Capacity: 150
  • Contact: WFU Catering/Aramark (x5610; qualkenbush-tanya@nullaramark.com)

Autumn Room

  • Located on Second Floor of Reynolda Hall
  • Capacity: 42 – dinner; 24 conference style for meeting [Note: Room capacity is greatly reduced if buffet table, podium, A/V equipment, etc. are added]
  • Contact: Sara Phillips (x.7272; phillisc@nullwfu.edu)

Little Magnolia Room

  • Located on Second Floor of Reynolda Hall
  • Capacity: 25 (dinner or meeting) [Note: Room capacity is greatly reduced if buffet table, podium, A/V equipment, etc. are added]
  • Contact: WFU Catering/Aramark (x5610; qualkenbush-tanya@nullaramark.com)

Heritage Room

  • Located on Second Floor of Reynolda Hall
  • Capacity: 20 chairs (permanently set – conference style)
  • Contact: Sara Phillips (x.7272; phillisc@nullwfu.edu)

Brendle Recital Hall

  • Located on the Second Floor of Scales Fine Arts Center (Music Wing)
  • Capacity: 600
  • Contact: Jay Lawson, Technical Manager of Brendle and Wait Chapel (x5104; Lawsonj@nullwfu.edu)

MainStage Theater

  • Located in Scales Fine Arts Center
  • Capacity: 330
  • Contact: Carol Lavis (x.5294; lavis@nullwfu.edu)

Scales Breezeway

  • Located in Scales Fine Arts Center
  • Capacity: 200-300 for reception stations/standing reception
  • Contact: Carol Lavis (x.5294; lavis@nullwfu.edu)

Scales Lobby

  • Located in Scales Fine Arts Center
  • Capacity: 150-200 for reception stations/standing reception
  • Contact: Carol Lavis (x.5294; lavis@nullwfu.edu)

Benson University Center

Third and Fourth Floor Meetings rooms have a capacity ranging from 12 to 650.
Browse reservable space.

Benson 401 (largest meeting space in Benson; can be partitioned into 2 to 4 smaller rooms)

  • 6,032 sq. ft.
  • Theater seating: 650
  • Plated meal: 320
  • Buffet meal: 279

Pugh Auditorium

  • Located on the Second Floor
  • 2,247 sq. ft.
  • Capacity: 285

Contact: Leigh Myers, Benson University Center (x2578; myersl@nullwfu.edu)

Annenburg Forum

  • Located on the First Floor of Carswell Hall (Room 111)
  • Contact: Candice Burris in the Department of Communication (x5405; burrisc@nullwfu.edu)

Davis Field

  • Located next to Scales Fine Arts Center across from Davis Residence Hall
  • Contact: Leigh Myers, Benson University Center (x2578; myersl@nullwfu.edu)

Hearn Plaza

Contact: Leigh Myers, Benson University Center (x2578; myersl@nullwfu.edu)