The University Center has a variety of room sizes and styles to meet the needs of your event. Below are pictures and detailed descriptions of each room to help you find what you are looking for. Clicking on the room name below each picture will bring up a larger view of the room for your convenience.
Non-UTC entities and UTC Departments whose event is targeting the non-UTC community will be charged fees for use of space, technology, etc. You can find the University Center fee information here.
If you have any other questions about a room, or to just check availability, please call the UC Office at (423) 425-4455.
The UC Auditorium is our only auditorium space in the University Center. It can seat 300 guests, and is equipped with a computer, screen, and projector, and an in-house sound system. It does NOT have theater-style lighting.
The Tennessee Room underwent a complete renovation in Spring 2017. The room that can be set meet the needs of almost any event. The room is equipped with a large front projection screen, 4 75" monitors around the rooms, and a high quality audio system. You can wirelessly connect your personal computer, tablet, or smartphone to the projection system, or connect via HDMI or VGA cable.
The Chattanooga Rooms (denoted at A, B, and C) are a multipurpose space that can set to meet the needs of your event. They can be used as one large room or divided into two or three small rooms. The Chattanooga Rooms have a built-in sound system, but they are not equipped with computer technology for presentations. A projector and screen can be set up for use in the Chattanooga Rooms.
Raccoon Mountain Room
The Raccoon Mountain Room is our largest lecture-style room with stadium seating. It can accommodate 120 people for lectures, conferences and panel discussions. The room has a built-in computer, projector and sound system for presenters. It is located directly across from the Bookstore on the 2nd floor of the UC.
Signal Mountain Room
The Signal Mountain Room can accommodate 80 people in a lecture setting with stadium seating. Located on the third floor of the UC near the Student Affairs Offices, it is equipped with computer, projector, and built-in sound for your presentation needs. The room does not have any built-in microphone capabilities for presenters.
The Ocoee Room is our smallest lecture-style room, accommodating 27 people at tables with chairs for an additional 9 people around the periphery of the room for a total room capacity of 36. The Ocoee Room is equipped with computer, projector, and built-in sound for your presentation needs. The room does not have any built-in microphone capabilities for presenters. The room is located on the third floor of the University Center.
The Riverbend Room is located on the third floor of the University Center and can accommodate 18 people around a long conference table. The room is equipped with a computer and 80" monitor and a webcam. You can also connect you own device wirelessly to the monitor.
Walden Ridge Room
The Walden Ridge Room can accommodate 8 people around a conference table. It is located on the third floor of the University Center between the Riverbend Room and Heritage Room. It is equipped with a computer, a 60" monitor, and a webcam. You can also connect your own device wirelessly to the monitor.
The Heritage Room is located on the third floor of the University Center. It has a conference-style setting that can accommodate 20 people at the table with an additional 6 chairs along the walls for a total room capacity of 26. This room is equipped with computer, projector and audio equipment (no built-in microphone capabilities). The Heritage Rooms is very convenient for breakfast, lunch or dinner meetings.
The Sequoyah Room can accommodate 20 people around a hollow-square conference table. It is located on the third floor of the University Center between the Ocoee Room and Hiwassee Room.
The Hiwassee Room is a conference Room that can accommodate 16 people around a conference table with an additional 9 chairs along the walls for a total room capacity of 25. It is located on the third floor of the University Center next to the Sequoyah Room.
The Fortwood Room can accommodate 24 people around a rectangular conference table. It is equipped with computer, projector, and sound system (no built-in microphone capabilities), and is located on the third floor of the University Center.
The Chickamauga is the only banquet-style room in the facility, located on the third floor of the UC. The Chickamauga Room can accommodate 48 people at 6-person round tables. It has a computer, screen, and projector.
Meeting room names reflect the history and heritage of the Chattanooga region. Chattanooga (“rock rising to a point”), Tennessee (“the place where the river bends”), Hiwassee (“savanna or meadow”), Ocoee (“apricot vines”), Chickamauga (“river of death”), Sequoyah (Native American leader), and Cherokee Rooms are named for the Native American history of this region. Fortwood, Lookout Mountain, Signal Mountain, Walden Ridge, Riverbend, and Coosa room names are also significant for regional history.