Employer Services - Information Sessions - Campus Venues

Listed below are facilities where you can host your event.  Each venue is responsible for adhering to campus and City of Berkeley guidelines.

Important Guidelines

  • The Career Center assumes no responsibility for logistics and does not provide staffing for events;
  • Your event is not automatically advertised. You must submit event details via Handshake to advertise your information session on our calendar;
  • The Career Center does not permit the serving of alcoholic beverages at any events on or off campus;
  • The US Department of Justice has issued a publication titled: "Accessible Information Exchange: Meeting on a Level Playing Field." This publication focuses on planning and conducting meetings and events that are accessible to people with disabilities.

Alumni House

The Alumni House is located next to Sproul Plaza, the MLK Jr. Student Union, and Zellerbach Hall on the south side of campus.  Their event space can accommodate between 100-300 guests, and includes an outdoor patio.

To make a reservation, contact Alumni House Reservations at (510) 900-8228 or reservations@alumni.berkeley.edu.

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Anna Head Alumnae Hall

Anna Head Alumnae Hall features a built in platform that holds up to 50 people, and a courtyard outside that is ideally suited for receptions.  The event space can accommodate between 150-275 guests.  Anna Head is located 3 blocks south of campus.

To make a reservation, you may submit an online request.  Questions?  Contact Event Services at eventservices@berkeley.edu at 510-642-1141.

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Bancroft Hotel

The Bancroft Hotel is a historic national landmark located across the street from the south side of campus.  The Great Hall event space can accommodate between 200-300 guests and boasts high ceilings, stained glass windows, and two fireplaces.

To make a reservation, call (510) 549-1000 or reservations@bancrofthotel.com

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Berkeley City Club

The Berkeley City Club boasts a classic vintage setting with stunning architecture and decor, but offers modern amenities and equipment.  Their event spaces can accommodate between 30-300 guests and the Club is located 2 blocks from the south side of campus.

To make a reservation, submit an online request.

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CITRIS and the Banatao Institute

CITRIS and the Banatao Institute book rooms in Sutardja Dai Hall, which is located on the Northeast side of campus near many of the Engineering buildings.  Important!  Rooms are only available during the day, between 7:30am-6:00pm Monday-Friday.

To make a reservation, complete their online form.  If you have questions, contact 510-664-4301 or rooms@citris-uc.org

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Clark Kerr

The picturesque, Spanish colonial Clark Kerr Campus is located 5 blocks southeast of the main Berkeley campus.  They offer smaller breakout rooms that accommodate 30-40, or larger style theatre spaces that can accommodate up to 270. 

To make a reservation, you may submit an online request.  Questions?  Contact Event Services at eventservices@berkeley.edu at 510-642-1141.

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Faculty Club

The Faculty Club is centrally located on campus in a quiet, wooded area close to everything.  Their staff is very experienced in working with employers to host impressive events.  Their event spaces can accommodate between 30-300 guests.

To make a reservation, contact a Coordinator at 510-540-5678- Ext. 231 or admin@berkeleyfacultyclub.com

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Graduate Berkeley

The Graduate Berkeley is a boutique, landmark hotel and the home of Henry's bar and restaurant.  Located 1 block south of the campus, their event spaces can accommodate 50-70 guests.

To make a reservation, contact the Sales Office at 510-809-4125 or sales@graduateberkeley.com.  You may also submit this inquiry form.

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Hotel Shattuck Plaza

The Hotel Shattuck Plaza is the original Berkeley hotel, a Mission style structure built over 100 years ago and newly renovated.  Located in downtown Berkeley close to BART and 4 blocks west of campus, it's event spaces can accommodate 60-300 guests.

To make a reservation, contact the Sales Office at 510-845-7300 or sales@hotelshattuckplaza.com

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International House

The International House, also known as "I-House" is Berkeley's gathering place for International students.  Noted for it's classic Spanish/Moorish style architecture, it is located at the top of campus near the Haas School of Business.  Their event spaces can accommodate between 25-400 guests.

To make a reservation, submit a request to Hospitality Services.

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Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

The Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation is a modern building located near the Engineering buildings on the Northwest side of campus.  Their event spaces accommodate between 45-130 guests.

To review space availability and make a reservation, review their rent a space web page.  Email jacobsinstitute@berkeley.edu if you have questions.

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MLK Jr. Student Union

The MLK Jr. Student Union is located in the heart of Berkeley's famous Sproul Plaza and across from the Career Center.  The Tilden room offers beautiful stained glass windows and an outdoor patio.  Their event spaces can accommodate 30-100 guests.

To make a reservation, you may submit an online request.  Questions?  Contact Event Services at eventservices@berkeley.edu at 510-642-1141.

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Residence Inn by Marriott Berkeley

The Residence Inn by Marriott Berkeley is a new hotel located next to the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) and just across the west side of campus.  Complete this online form to get started or call 1-888-236-2427 for more information.

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