Conference and Event Services

Welcome to Elmhurst!

The University offers an ideal setting for all kinds of events, from elegant weddings to business meetings and sports camps.

On our beautiful arboretum campus, you’ll find state-of-the-art venues and the professional support you need to make your event a success.

Book an Event

A Venue for Every Occasion

Campus venues range from meeting rooms to the gorgeous Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel. Our up-to-date residence halls offer a variety of housing options, and our dining and catering services offer exceptional quality at a reasonable cost.

Ideal Location

The University is conveniently located in suburban Chicago near O’Hare International Airport and several major expressways. We’re in easy walking distance of downtown Elmhurst, giving you easy access to amenities such as a movie theater, a bowling alley and countless restaurants and coffee shops.

An accredited arboretum with more than 120 species of trees and shrubs, the campus provides a spectacular backdrop for wedding photographs.

Types of Events

The campus is suitable for a wide variety of events, including:

  • Weddings
  • Film shoots
  • Conferences
  • Memorial services
  • Anniversary celebrations
  • Reunions
  • Business meetings
  • Residential retreat

Throughout your event, our expert Conference and Event Services team will provide assistance and support to ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible.

Next Steps

To book an event, please submit our request form. Or contact us—we’d love to show you around.

Mica Matney

Manager, Conference and Event Services
Office of Conference and Event Services

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