Solarium and Patio

  • Capacity: 300
  • Area: 4,972 square feet
  • Rate: $600 per day

Event types

  • Conference
  • Fair/exhibit
  • Lecture
  • Meeting
  • Performance
  • Reception/banquet
  • Wedding

Amenities (additional fees apply)

  • Break service
  • Express lunches
  • Full catering
  • Projector and/or screen
  • Sound system and microphones
  • Stage
Guests enjoy a buffet lunch at an event in the Solarium in the Indiana Memorial Union.
Two guests chat at an event in the Solarium in the Indiana Memorial Union.
Students sit at tables at an event in the Solarium in the Indiana Memorial Union.

With nearly 5,000 square feet of space and a capacity of 300, the Solarium can accommodate a full range of events. The room’s open floor plan provides plentiful natural light throughout the space.

The Solarium is located on the north side of the IMU, overlooking Dunn Meadow. It opens onto a large patio, which can be rented in addition to the Solarium for an additional $150 per day. The Solarium also can be paired with Alumni Hall for increased space.

For catered events in the Solarium, there is a $1,000 food and beverage minimum ($5,000 for weddings). When the Solarium and Alumni Hall are used together for catered events, the combined room rental is $1,500.