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exterior of the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center


University of Wyoming Catering & Events is proud to offer two venues that can be used for a plethora of events. They can be used for tailgating, weddings, speeches, reunions or conferences. The centers can meet the needs of almost any size or type of event. The spaces within our venues are technologically savvy, flexible, and aesthetically one-of-a-kind.


The Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center is the University of Wyoming’s ‘front door.’ It is a dramatic welcoming center with a state-of-the-art technological infrastructure funded entirely through private support. With a breathtaking layout and functionality, the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center is truly a landmark in architectural design. And now, it can be the site of your next event.


    • A stunning ballroom (with the largest capacity in Laramie)

    • A range of conference rooms and event spaces to meet any need

    • High-quality AV capabilities and advanced technology 


Ideally located just across from the University of Wyoming’s War Memorial Stadium and featuring a winning combination of elegant event space, modern technology, and remarkable service, the University of Wyoming Conference Center is your premier destination for weddings, meetings, conferences, and events of any size. The UW Conference Center offers flexible, elegant venues to suit any occasion. Choose from various cutting-edge audiovisual services, including set-up and event operation, to accompany your event.


    • Eight conference rooms

    • Over 13,000 sq. ft. of elegant, flexible venue space

    • An extensive variety of meeting and banquet rooms

View floor plans, capacity, and room dimensions here.


UW Catering & Events does not provide or set up tables, chairs, audio-visual, or equipment outside the UW Conference Center or Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center. UW Catering & Events will assist you in determining the number of tables and/or chairs necessary to present your event. It is the event sponsor’s responsibility to make arrangements for any equipment, including tables and chairs, to be in place and accessible before the event. Other buildings and facilities are scheduled by individual departments or management and must be contacted independently. 



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