Grand Valley State University - Grand Rapids Pew Campus

L.V. Eberhard Center

L.V. Eberhard Center

The L.V. Eberhard Center is located on the Pew Campus of Grand Valley State University, and in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, this facility provides the perfect meeting space for your next function.  Our highly experienced staff provide comprehensive event management services to guide you in the planning and implementation of your event.

The upscale event spaces in this facility can accommodate groups from 5 to 500 guests.  The multi-purpose room, auditorium, and corporate meeting rooms lend themselves for a wide variety of event functions.  Whether you are planning a conference, meeting, corporate retreat or banquet, Grand Valley State University's Eberhard Center conference facilities are an excellent choice.

Building contains:
• 17,000 + Square Foot Event Facility 
• 180 Seat Auditorium
• Executive Boardroom
• 30 Classrooms

 

Take a virtual tour of the second floor of the L.V. Eberhard Center at link below:
GVSU - Eberhard Center Virtual Tour

For more information on event space available:
Eberhard Center-Room Information
Online Room Request Form
Eberhard Center Policies     

For more information on catering options:   
Eberhard Center-Complete Menus:

Driving Directions

Pew Campus Map

The L.V. Eberhard Center
301 Fulton West
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Phone: (616) 331-6620      
Email: meet@gvsu.edu     Web: www.gvsu.edu/meetatgvsu

L.V. Eberhard Center at GVSU

GVSU Fulton Lot

Richard M. DeVos Center

Richard M. DeVos Center

Located in downtown Grand Rapids, the Richard M. DeVos Center serves as the heart of the Pew Campus.  With its vibrant community of student and academic life, the DeVos Center is home to the University Bookstore, Plaza Cafe, Student Services Office, and multiple meeting and event spaces.  Supporting the academic mission of Grand Valley State University, DeVos Center facilities provide a venue for university business and entertaining, and other professional or community education.

All events held in the DeVos Center must be academically related,
 or have a business related/community focus.   
Our staff will assist you in determining the best location for your event.

Building contains:
• 232 - Seat Auditorium
• 2 - 112 Seat Case Rooms Auditorium style
• Exterior gardens and courtyard area
• 2 - 20 Person Executive Boardrooms
• 6 Conference Rooms
• 21 Classrooms
• 6 Computer Equipped Classrooms
• 40 Seat University Club
• University Bookstore

For more information on event space available:
DeVos Center- Room Information
Online Room Request Form
DeVos Center-Policies

For more information on catering options available contact our office.
Classic Fare Everyday Menus
Student Everyday Menu


For Specialty Dining information in the Regency Room, Gordon Gallery, and Exhibition Hall please see:
Specialty Spaces-Regency Room

For Driving Directions and Map PDF's:

Driving Directions
Pew Campus Map

The Richard M. DeVos Center
401 W. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI  49504
Phone: (616) 331-6624       
Email: dcevents@gvsu.edu    Web: www.gvsu.edu/meetatgvsu

Richard M. DeVos Center at GVSU

Seward Parking Ramp at GVSU

L. William Seidman

L. William Seidman Center

The four-story, 127,643 square foot building features a state of the art Tilkin Financial Markets Center, case rooms, 15 breakout team rooms for student interaction, and an accounting tutoring lab.  The center includes nine Bloomberg computer terminals where students can monitor and access stock market action.  It also has an interactive flat screen TV which also displays financial data.  Three innovative cluster classrooms have tables with chairs that can easily be rotated to allow the class to break down to do group learning exercises.

The building contains:

  • 3,600 Square Foot Multipurpose Space
  • 2 Computer Lab Equipped Classroom
  • 1- 30 Person Boardroom
  • 15 Classrooms
  • 9 Conference Rooms
  • State of the Art Trading Room
  • LEED Certified

All events held in the Seidman Center must be academically related,
 or have a business related/community focus.   
Our staff will assist you in determining the best location for your event.

For more information on event space available:

William L. Seidman Center-Room Information
Online Room Request Form
Seidman Center Policies

For more information on catering options contact our office.
Classic Fare Everyday Menu
Student Everyday Menu


For Driving Directions and Map PDF's:

Driving Directions
Pew Campus Map

The L. William Seidman Center
50 Front St. SW
Grand Rapids, MI  49504
Phone: (616) 331-5980       
Seidman Center Office:  (616) 331-5980
Email: scevents@gvsu.edu  Web: www.gvsu.edu/meetatgvsu

L. William Seidman Center at GVSU

GVSU Fulton Lot

Bicycle Factory

The Bicycle Factory

The Bicycle Factory is located on the south edge of campus.  It sits on the historical site of the Grand Rapids Bicycle Factory which burned to the ground in February of 2007.  
This building was opened in March 2009 by McGraw Construction.  GVSU leases to own two floors in the building which equal 26,000 square feet.

This building contains:

  • 2 Conference Rooms
  • 3 Training Rooms
  • LEED certified

All events held in the Bicycle Factory must be academically related,
 or have a business related/community focus.   
Our staff will assist you in determining the best location for your event.

For more information on event space available - Bicycle Factory:
Bicycle Factory Room Information
Online Room Request Form
Bicycle Factory Event Policies

For more information on catering options contact our office.
Classic Fare Everyday Menus



Pew Campus Map

The Bicycle Factory
201 Front Ave. SW
Grand Rapids, MI  49504
Phone: (616) 331-6624     
Email: dcevents@gvsu.edu    Web: www.gvsu.edu/meetatgvsu

The Bicycle Factory at GVSU

Watson Lot at GVSU



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