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Wedding Reception Locations

Please contact Cornell Catering to discuss your venue options. 

North Campus Wedding Reception Locations

Appel Commons

  • Rooms:
    • Multipurpose Room -168 (With double-sided buffet), 216 Seated (Served), 464 Standing
      • Section 303A, Section 303B, or Section 303C Rooms individually – 50 Seated (With double-sided buffet), 64 Seated (Served); 132 Standing
    • Private Meeting Rooms Room 302 – 48 Seated (Buffet), 64 Seated (Served), 89 Standing
      • Section 302A – 18 Seated (Buffet), 24 Seated (Served), 27 Standing
      • Section 302B – 12 Seated (Buffet), 24 Seated (Served), 22 Standing
      • Section 302C – 12 Seated (Buffet), 16 Seated (Served), 17 Standing

Risley Dining Room

   

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  • Capacity – 149 Seated (Buffet), 169 Seated (Served), 300 (Standing)
  • Rental/Cleaning Fee - $450
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Robert Purcell Community Center

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  • Rooms:
    • Auditorium 205 – 25 Seated (Buffet), 32 Seated (Served), 92 Standing
      • Built-in sound and projections systems; room may be divided into 4 sections; internet-ready; air-conditioned; stage optional
    • Multipurpose Rooms – 125 Seated (Buffet), 160 Seated (Served), 275 Standing
      • Section 218A – 25 Seated (Buffet), 32 Seated (Served), 40 Standing
      • Section 218B – 32 Seated (Buffet), 40 Seated (Served), 50 Standing
      • Section 218C – 13 Seated (Buffet), 16 Seated (Served), 15 Standing
      • Section 218AB – 57 Seated (Buffet), 72 Seated (Served), 90 Standing
      • Section 218BC – 38 Seated (Buffet), 48 Seated (Served), 65 Standing
      • Section 218ABC – 63 Seated (Buffet), 80 Seated (Served), 110 Standing
      • Section 218D – 69 Seated (Buffet), 88 Seated (Served), 140 Standing
    • Conference Room 220 – 31 Seated (Buffet), 40 Seated (Served), 50 Standing
    • Conference Room 222 – 25 Seated (Buffet), 32 Seated (Served), 48 Standing
    • First Floor Lounge – 56 Seated (Buffet), 72 Seated (Served), 98 Standing
      • Room may be divided up into 3 sections; internet-ready; air-conditioned; adjacent to large patio
    • Wendy Purcell Lounge – 38 Seated (Buffet), 48 Seated (Served), 242 Standing
      • Air-conditioned

 

Central Campus Wedding Reception Locations

Andrew Dickson White House

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  • Capacity: 75 Seated (split between two rooms), 150 Standing
  • Rooms:
    • Room 109 – 25 max. Seated (With rented tables, has 1 existing table to seat 10)
    • Room 110 – 32 max. Seated (With rented tables, has 1 existing table to seat 14 around, or can break up into 5 tables to seat 30)
    • Dining Room - 16-20 Seated
  • Rental Fee: Call for current fees
  • Additional Information:
    • The AD White House includes the lawn above the house.
    • You may put a tent in the patio area outside the back doors but not on the lawn.
    • There is no dancing in the house, so arrange for outside dancing
    • Air conditioning in Room 110 only

Big Red Barn

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  • Rooms:
    • Green House Room – 36 Seated (with 1 buffet in Green House); 60 Seated (with buffet out of Green House). 80 Standing
    • Main Room – 34 Seated (Buffet), 34 Seated (Served), 80 Standing
    • Upstairs Room – 32 Seated (Buffet), 32 Seated (Served), 40 Standing
  • Rental Fee: Call for current fee +$150 cleaning fee
  • Additional Information:
    • The Big Red Barn includes the Urn Garden area outside.
    • There is no air conditioning, but there is a large exhaust fan in the main space
    • There is a sound system in the barn
    • Tents are allowed in the patio area

Biotechnology Building

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  • Room:
    • G10 Conference Room - 185 Seated (Buffet), 185 Seated (Served), 300 Standing
  • Rental Fee: Call for current fees

 

Friends Hall

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  • Rooms:
    • Hall of Fame Room – 80 Seated (Buffet), 80 Seated (Served), 150 Standing
    • Terrace – 150 Seated (Buffet), 150 Seated (Served), 250 Standing
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Johnson Art Museum

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  • Rooms:
    • Appel Lobby – 250 Standing
    • Lynch Conference Room – 64 Seated (Buffet), 70 Seated (Served), 150 Standing
    • Mallin Sculpture Court – 150 Standing
    • North Wing Gussman Entry Hall – Capacity TBD
    • North Wing Hirsch Lecture Lobby – Capacity TBD
    • North Wing Auditorium – Capacity TBD, 150 Seated (Lecture)
    • Entire Museum – 1000 Standing
  • Rental Fee: Call for current fees
  • Additional Information:
    • Strict rules regarding the artwork
    • No dancing on the 6th Floor
    • Air Conditioned

Trillium, Kennedy Hall

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  • Capacity: 325 Seated, 372 Standing
    • Lower Level – 225 Seated (Buffet), 225 Seated (Served), 372 Standing
    • Upper Level – 100 Seated (Buffet), 170 Standing
  • Rental Fee: $450 (Subject to change)
  • Additional Information:
    • There is air-conditioning

   

Willard Straight Hall

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  • Room:
    • Memorial Room - 150 Seated (Buffet), 168 Seated (Served), 300 Standing
  • Rental Fee: Call for current fee
  • Additional Information:
    • The terrace is included in the rental of the Memorial Room
    • Tents are allowed on the Terrace
    • There is no air conditioning, but there are large fans positioned throughout the room

 

West Campus Wedding Reception Locations

West Campus, Becker House

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  • Rooms:
    • Dining Room – 150 Seated (Buffet), 200 Seated (Served without bar), 150 Seated (Served with bar), 300 Standing
    • Dining Room and Common Room – 200 Seated (Buffet), 200 Seated (Served with tables in rows without bar), 175 Seated (Served with bar), 350 Standing

West Campus, Bethe House

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  • Rooms:
    • Dining Room – 200 Seated (Buffet), 250 Seated (Served with tables in rows without bar), 200 Seated (Served with bar), 350 Standing

West Campus, Cook House

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  • Rooms:
    • Dining Room – 150 Seated (Buffet), 200 Seated (Served with tables in rows without bar), 150 Seated (Served with bar), 300 Standing
    • Dining Room and Common Room – 200 Seated (Buffet), 250 Seated (Served with tables in rows without bar), 200 Seated (Served with bar), 350 Standing

West Campus, Keeton House

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  • Rooms:
    • Dining Room – 175 Seated (Buffet), 175 Seated (Served), 300 Standing
    • Dining Room and Common Room – 200 Seated (Buffet), 200 Seated (Served), 350 Standing

West Campus, Rose House

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  • Rooms:
    • Dining Room and Common Room – 275 Seated (Buffet with existing set up), 225 Seated (Served with rounds), 275 Seated (Served with existing set up)