The Atrium is the grand hall of the Hall of Fame that includes a wonderful view of nearby Finkbine Golf Course out the grand windows that run the height and length of the East side of the building. The West side of the Atrium has access to our other wonderful event spaces and contains the various exhibits that any Hawkeye sports fan would love to view. To enhance the Atrium, it has wall mounted speakers that run the length of the room. This space is ideal for banquets, receptions, holiday parties, wedding ceremonies, and other social gatherings.

Rental Pricing

Rental Fee $150/hour
Custodial Fee $100 one time fee

**Events over 200 people will be charged a custodial fee of $150.

Capacity: 150*

Setup Styles

Theater 72
Reception 150
Social 64
Boardroom NA
Classroom NA

*Maximum seating for 150; however, there is not maximum capacity for standing room.

Event Includes

Setup/Teardown      X
Cleaning      X
Tables and chairs      X
Supervisor on site during event      X
Greeter at front entrance      X
Audio Visual assistance      X

Audio Visual Equipment Provided

Projector/Screen      X
Mac Adapter      X
Standing Microphone      X
Wireless Microphone
TVs      X
Computer/phone/iPad/iPod cord for music      X
Sound System      X
Slide Advancer
Podium      X
Dry Erase Board      X

Liability Insurance

All University organizations are covered under the University’s policy.

All events wishing to serve alcohol are required to have liability insurance for their event. Insurance is needed in the occurance of property damange to our facility or if someone is injured and brings a claim against the contract holder and/or The University. For more information, contact our office.


Each individual event is subject to require security personnel in addition to the rental pricing. Once we have reviewed the specific event in detail, a decision will be made as to if security is required or not.

Handicap Accessibility

There is access to the ground level entrance of the building as well as an elevator inside for access to each floor.


Please contact us about parking options.

Items Prohibited in Premium Iowa Event Spaces

  • Confetti
  • Open flames
  • Fog machine
  • Glitter
  • Silly String
  • Rice
  • Pets– with the exception of Service Animals (please let us know ahead of time so we are aware)
  • Balloons