Whether you're an alumnus, student or friend planning a special occasion, we're here to exceed your event planning needs. With our elegant setting, convenient location and technical infrastructure, the Riggs Alumni Center is your ideal event venue for your next meeting, conference, or reception. We also love to host bridal showers, baby showers, and birthday parties! Click on an event space for more information.
|Audiovisual equipment included in all rooms|
|Complimentary wireless Internet access|
|No food and beverage minimums|
|No sleeping room commitment or attrition|
|Special rates for nonprofits and military groups|
- Alumni Association three-year and lifetime members, UMCP staff & students receive a 10% discount on all room rentals.
- We thank you for your service! Nonprofit organizations, active military, veterans and first responders receive a 10% discount on all room rentals.
- University of Maryland - College Park departments receive a 35% discount on room rentals.
- Student organizations receive a 50% discount on room rentals. Student organization rates are not available Fridays after 5 p.m. and Saturdays. Student organization rates are only available for Friday/Saturday when booked within two months of the event. UMD department rates are available to student organizations who wish to book Friday/Saturday more than two months prior to the event.
Full Day: Includes 2 hour setup, 4 hour event and 1 hour breakdown (7hours)
Client can utilize up to one hour of setup time as event time. Additional charges may apply.
Half Day: Includes 1 hour setup, 2 hour event and 1 hour breakdown (4hours).
- Friday/Saturday event minimum is $4,000 (Inclusive of Room Rental, Equipment and Bar)
- Student Organization rates are not available Fridays after 5pm and Saturdays. Student Organization rates are only available for Friday-Saturday when booked within 2 months of the event. UMD Department rates are available to student organizations who wish to book Friday-Saturday more than 2months prior to the event.
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