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With an extensive staff of enthusiastic and highly trained employees, Catering & Events possesses the resources to provide first-rate service for any gathering, no matter the scope or occasion. From tie-and-jacket banquets to casual luncheon affairs, the Catering & Events team delivers the same level of commitment and attention to detail at every function. We expertly serve conferences, banquets, fundraisers, weddings, private celebrations, receptions, and other events for a variety of university and non-university audiences. This includes the UWyo Community & Alumni, Businesses, Government Organizations, Non-Profit Organizations, Educational & Academic Organizations, Media Entities, Travel, and Hospitality Associations, and more! 


With a comprehensive menu that includes buffets, plated meals, hors d’oeuvres, bakery items, desserts and beverages, Catering & Events offers a diverse and savory range of cuisine that will satisfy the palate of virtually any audience. Our experienced staff is capable of providing these menu offerings through full-service or limited service. No matter the occasion, Catering & Events’ delicious options and precise organization are sure to make your event a crowd-pleaser.  

  • Breakfasts

  • Lunches

  • Dinners

  • Vegetarian Options

  • Hors D’oeuvres

  • Desserts

  • Beverages

  • Conference Break Items and Packages 


Catering & Events also offers the opportunity to host your event in a variety of captivating academic environments that only the University of Wyoming can provide. Catering & Events services the entire University of Wyoming campus, including the Wyoming Student Union, the UW Conference Center and the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center.

  • THREE unique University of Wyoming event facilities for hosting on-campus events

  • TWELVE unique events and meeting spaces in the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center 

  • TWENTY-SEVEN plated dinner options available 

  • OVER ONE-HUNDRED employees on the UW Catering & Event staff

  • FIVE-HUNDRED AND FORTY is the capacity of the ballroom in the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center

  • TWELVE-HUNDRED TO FIFTEEN-HUNDRED events handled by UW Catering & Events each year

  • 1946 is the year the UW Catering & Events was established 


UW Catering & Events provides a wide range of services in support of the University of Wyoming and greater Laramie communities. Our staff is comprised primarily of UW students and student managers, who are in turn supported by an experienced team of hospitality and culinary professionals. At UW Catering & Events, we can handle just about any catering requests ranging from coffee and doughnuts for your staff meeting, a luncheon for your class reunion or retiring staff member, or a fully served, formal reception, dinner, and dance for you and your five hundred closest friends.

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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