Florida Atlantic University is home to numerous facilities across our seven campuses and research facilities stretching from Ft. Pierce to Dania Beach and from the Everglades to the beach.
Our base of operations is on the Boca Raton campus, but our staff can facilitate any event across our campuses and locations.
Boca Raton (Main Campus)
Our Boca Raton campus offers almost any type of meeting or event space you could need, from our largest spaces 3500 seat athletic arena and a 2400 seat performing arts auditorium to meeting and conference rooms for the most intimate of gatherings.
The FAU Arena ("The Burrow"), opened its doors to women's basketball in 1984. Men's basketball and volleyball became FAU Arena tenants in 1988. The facility seats 3,500 and was recently modernized with a $10 million renovation (2007) including a new roof, renovated locker rooms, an upgraded exterior and renovated lobby as well as chair back seating and the installation of a video scoreboard. In the summer of 2008, further renovations were put in place, including club suites.
Marleen and Harold Forkas Alumni Center
The Center offers FAU alumni, students, faculty and staff, as well as members of the community, access to an unparalleled setting for classes, conferences, cultural activities and events. Featuring 14,000-square-feet of multi-purpose space, the Center’s interior is comprised of a great hall, two board rooms, three classrooms, a library, two large reception areas, a mentoring center and a fully equipped catering kitchen. Additionally, the 1,100-square-foot courtyard is an ideal location for outdoor and tented receptions and performances.
Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium
The Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium is a 2400 seat venue located on the FAU Boca Raton Campus. Built in 1980 and opened in 1982 the Auditorium has maintained a reputation as one of the most acoustically sound venues in south Florida. We are the south Palm Beach County home to a number of regionally acclaimed orchestras as well as a variety of other performances ranging from Broadway stars to nationally acclaimed comedians to internationally acclaimed concerts.
Student Union Complex
The Student Union Complex is comprised of conference center constructed in 2002, a 6,000 square foot multipurpose facility, as well as several meeting rooms in the main building. The Student Union has a wide of array of meeting/event space that can be as simple as a board meeting for ten people or as elaborate as a reception for hundreds. The FAU Student Union has the resources necessary to accommodate nearly any event.
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