UD’s main campus is a hub of academia, lending unprecedented credibility to meetings and events for more than 20 years.
Clayton Conference Center
Clean. Modern. Flexible. Featuring a striking open lobby, theater-style auditorium, private meeting rooms, traditional classrooms, and a 7,000 sq. ft. ballroom.
Main Campus to Main Street
Walk or shuttle to theaters, pools, sports complexes, lecture halls, libraries, museums and galleries, ice rinks, UD Creamery, sports fields, restaurants, coffee houses, shopping and entertainment.
Residence Hall or Hotel
Take advantage of our residence hall suites during the summer. For year-round accommodations, the Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware is just a few steps away offering full hotel amenities, dining, and entertainment.
There is no substitute for personal service.
Our personal event managers will work one-on-one with you to:
- Strategize your objectives
- Select the right space for your meeting or event
- Handle all the details from start to finish
- Guide you every step of the way
- Keep your budget in mind
Newark Campus At-A-Glance
- 40,000 sq. ft. of meeting space
- Theater-style auditorium
- Private meeting rooms
Dedicated event managers
Full catering services
Adjacent to Courtyard Newark – University of Delaware
7,011 sq. ft. Grand Ballroom holds up to 400 dining guests
Private rooms for smaller gatherings
Full catering services
Option to utilize University Dining Halls
Courtyard Newark – University of Delaware next door
Nearby full-service hotels
Main Street Newark
White Clay Creek State Park
Top-notch golf courses
An Event Manager will work with you from start to finish.
Full-service catering available
We offer onsite registration support. Ask your event manager for details.
Everything you could need. View List
From copies to stationery supplies to computer workstations, it takes a lot of little things to get the job done.
Ready to get started planning your event?
Contact one of our personal event managers.
University of Delaware Conference Services
Clayton Hall Conference Center
100 David Hollowell Drive, Newark DE 19716
Goodstay Conference Center and Arsht Hall
2600-2800 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington DE 19806
The Virden Retreat Center
700 Pilottown Road, Lewes DE 19958