Plan Your Event

From simple catered gatherings to extravagant fundraisers, Indiana State University is the perfect place to hold your next event. We have dozens of options for venues, catering and technical support. Need an elegant reception hall for your wedding guests? We’ve got a banquet center with an awe-inspiring view. Want a large auditorium and small break out rooms for a multi-day conference? We’ve got the customizable space and state-of-the-art technology. Our extraordinary venues are only matched by our exceptional finishing touches.

Below is a list of typical events held at Indiana State, but we can accommodate just about anything. Don’t see yours listed? Search with Explore Venues to further your search:

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Catered Events

From intimate dinners to elegant banquets, Indiana State has several ideal venues for catered events. Our relaxed environments and formal ballrooms provide the space and amenities you need.

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Meetings & Conferences

Whether you need a meeting room for a department retreat or a large hall for a week-long conference, Indiana State has the venue for you. We can also help you with the details – from catered lunches to PowerPoint.


Weddings & Receptions

Any one of our classically chic venues can make your wedding day truly memorable. From a casual reception to a full-blown dance hall, Indiana State is the perfect place for your reception or special event.



Indiana State coordinates dozens of large-scale events every year. Need space for a big crowd? The Hulman Center can accommodate hundreds and even thousands of guests.



Dance recitals, talent shows and beauty pageants have all graced the stage in Tilson Auditorium. With 1400 seats and superior acoustics, your next stage performance will be a guaranteed show-stopper.


Special Events

If you don’t think your event fits any of the classifications listed above, that doesn’t mean we can’t accommodate you! Check out our list of versatile spaces, perfect for any event.

Indiana State is your full-service event planning resource. We’ll help you pick out the perfect venue and plan every detail of your next event. We can create customized special packages to suit your individual needs and budget.