From classrooms and lecture halls to theaters and outdoor areas for special events, we have the space to fit your needs.
Our campus is open year-round to host your event. From event spaces and classrooms to outdoor activities, the college has facilities to make your event unique and memorable for your participants.
Longhouse Cultural Center
As the first of its kind traditional Native longhouse built on a public campus in the United States, the Longhouse, is a multipurpose facility - able to serve a variety of event, educational and cultural functions. The post and beam wood column support system allows the "Great Hall" to be opened for gatherings, expos, performances, banquets and lectures, or to be partitioned into two classrooms with an intimate seminar area. The Longhouse can accommodate 400 people in lecture format and 250 for seated banquets. There are built in screens, projectors, and sound system to enhance your events within this space.
Evergreen Event Hall
The Evergreen Event Hall is boasts over 5000 square feet of carpeted space. It is located on the top floor of the library building and has floor to ceiling windows and access to the rooftop patios on both sides of the hall. The Event Hall has built in podium, screen, projectors, display tvs, and house sound system. The space is multi-purpose and flexible so you can setup with a banquet space, bring in a dance floor, or set up in a classroom style setting for workshops or seminars.
Our general classrooms spread throughout the campus buildings can accommodate 15-70 people. General classrooms have built in audio-visual aids such as LCD projectors and screen, whiteboards/chalkboards, and podiums.
The college has many different lecture halls with a tiered seating structure. Various lecture halls accommodate 75 to 300 people. Each lecture hall has built in LCD projectors, screens, laptop connections, podiums, as well as microphones and speaker systems, all of which are easily controlled from the podium.
The Costantino Recreation Center offers several options for fitness, strength-training, and other forms of recreation. Summer Conference guests may gain access to all of the recreation center's facilities while staying in campus housing. Groups can also rent and reserve recreation facilities. The swimming pool offers 11 lanes with a 50 meter configuration as well as a 12 foot diving tank. Bring your group to the pool with reasonable rental rates. The recreation center also houses a cardio-room, racquetball courts, Geo-Fit rooms, dance/movement rooms, and an indoor rock climbing wall. Recreational fields for soccer, lacrosse, rugby, and football area also available for sports camps. The Pavilion is a covered structure offering a synthetic indoor soccer arena. The Gym offers 5 basketball courts which can convert into volleyball courts. The Gym may also be converted into an event facility holding banquets, auctions, and special events for over 300 people.
Challenge Course & Zip Line
The Evergreen State College maintains an outdoor challenge course with both high and low challenge elements. Certified technicians and facilitators will work with your group to go through team building exercises and stretch individual participants as they go through the course. Participants should not leave the course without whipping through the forest on the zip line. There is also an outdoor climbing wall for participants to scale the college's recreation center building! Conference Services can add the challenge course to your meeting or summer conference or as a stand alone activity.
Conference spaces are available year-round though our status as an academic institution makes space availability contingent upon the needs of academic programs. The Conference Service staff will schedule meeting facilities that are compatible with the size of your group and the needs of other programs on campus.