The Aksarben area that neighbors College of Saint Mary is a vibrant and cultured district. With our central location surrounded by hotels, shopping and restaurants, our convenient and beautiful facilities are the perfect venue for your event. Our gorgeous 80-acre campus will surely impress your guests whether you are hosting a wedding reception, banquet, seminar or summer camp. We have the perfect venue for you with a variety of rooms to accommodate from five to 244 people.
Our on-site catering staff will tailor a menu that fits your palate and your budget. Let us assist you with all the details so you can enjoy the event of your dreams. For more information, please contact the Facilities Coordinator at (402) 399-2463.
Accommodations and Prices
Half Day 1-4 hours
Full Day 4-8 hours
|Warde Conference Center||140||$150||$275||10%|
|Mercy Hall Rm 130||12||$50||$100||10%|
Hixson Lied Commons
|Space limited due to permanent furniture.||$75||$100||10%|
|Hillmer Art Gallery†
-Does not include Art Exhibit Rentals
|36 sitting/100 standing. Space limited due to art shows.||NA||NA||NA|
|Rosa Parks Conference Room||12||$50||$100||10%|
|O'Keefe Conference Room||14||$50||$100||10%|
|CSM Planning Room||20||$50||$100||10%|
|Dorothy Day Conference Room||10||$50||$100||10%|
|Mother Theresa Conference Room||8||$50||$100||10%|
|Plaza-Available for CSM sponsored events only||Various||NA||NA||NA|
* All catering on campus is done through College of Saint Mary's dining services. Contact Dining Services at (402) 399-2649 to discuss food and beverage options.
** All events that will serve alcohol will require additional security during the event at an additional cost. Contact the information center for more details. College of Saint Mary reserves the right to withhold the use of its liquor license to any group at its sole discretion.
*** Discounts on facility rates are given to College of Saint Mary alumnae and non-profit-organizations. College of Saint Mary employees and the Sisters of Mercy, Sisters of Mercy Associates or Ministries may reserve rooms at no charge. Current College of Saint Mary students may reserve rooms for events at no charge with the exception of Mercy Hall Dining Room, Mercy Hall Meeting Room and Hillmer Art Gallery. In these cases, they may receive a discount.
•• Discounts and no charge reservations do not necessarily extend to Lied Fitness Center reservations.
† Hillmer Art Gallery space may be limited depending on current show.