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Find An Outdoor Space

Need to find a space for a meeting, event, or program? Welcome to Find a Space. This tool is designed to aid student organizations and academic and administrative units in locating both indoor and outdoor spaces that will best serve their needs.

Use the search tool below to find your ideal space based on capacity, area of campus, and/or features like a stage or lawn. Once you've found a space that meets your needs, click on the "Details" button to view images of and contact information for making your reservation.

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Map Area  LocationType of SpaceSizeFeaturesScheduling Department 
  Battle Oaks Amplified Sound Area (Barbara Jordan Statue) Concrete Courtyard Small (S) shaded, built-in benches Student Activities
  Jester Corner - 21st and Speedway Due to construction, this space is non-reservable until further notice. Student Activities
  Whitaker Fields (WF) athletic fields Large (L) sports equipment available for checkout http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
  Whitaker Tennis Courts (WT) Tennis Court Large (L) tennis courts, off-campus location http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
  Winship Circle Amplified Sound Area Student Activities
1 Honors Quad Mall, between 4 residence halls: Littlefield (LTD), Blanton (BLD), Andrews (AND), and Carothers (CRD) Grassy area Large (L) Concrete walkway around the edge dhfs.conference@austin.utexas.edu
1 Jesse H. Jones Communication Center (CMB) Plaza concrete courtyard Large (L) ~20 seats, tables, benches, high traffic area Student Activities
1 Seay Building (SEA) North Lawn grassy area Medium (M) scattered trees, car-wide drive, slight incline Student Activities
1 Student Services Building (SSB) - South Plaza Student Activities
1 Student Services Building (SSB) - West Patio Student Activities
1 Whitis Courtyard, between living learning centers grass/concrete courtyard Large (L) 9 picnic tables, 2 grills, benches Division of Housing and Food Services
2 Batts Hall Courtyard Grass Student Activities
2 Biological Laboratories (BIO) West Lawn Grass area Small (S) grassy area and trees Student Activities
2 Calhoun Hall Courtyard Grass Student Activities
2 Flawn Academic Center (FAC) Patio concrete patio Medium (M) shelter from rain, good for table events Student Activities
2 Goldsmith Hall (GOL) Courtyard grass courtyard with stone walkway Medium (M) School of Architecture
2 Graduate School of Business (GSB) North Plaza Concrete patio Medium (M) flat stage with stone wall Student Activities
2 Harry Ransom Center (HRC) Plaza concrete walkway Medium (M) shaded, built-in benches Student Activities
2 Littlefield Fountain Area Stone walkway Small (S) Student Activities
2 Main Mall concrete courtyard, view of UT tower and Main Building, two grassy areas Large (L) Student Activities
2 McCombs School of Business (CBA) South Plaza Student Activities
2 Mezes Hall (MEZ) Courtyard stone courtyard Medium (M) Partially shaded by buildings Student Activities
2 Parlin Hall (PAR) Courtyard grassy courtyard Medium (M) near South Mall Student Activities
2 South Mall Grass courtyard Large (L) power source available Student Activities
2 Texas Union Patio Amplified Sound Area concrete patio Large (L) shaded, lots of seating (~25 tables), high-traffic Student Activities
2 Tower Memorial Garden (Turtle Pond) Grassy area Medium (M) pond scenery Student Activities
2 Waggener Hall (WAG) West Plaza concrete walkway/stairs Medium (M) natural "stage", faces grassy hill Student Activities
2 Welch Hall (WEL) Courtyard concrete patio Large (L) lots of seating, some shade, two level patio Welch building staff
2 Welch Hall (WEL) Far South Patio Concrete patio Medium (M) 2 picnic tables, partially shaded Student Activities
2 Welch Hall (WEL) South Pavilion Concrete courtyard Medium (M) tables, seating, shade, shrubery Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 1 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 2 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 3 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 4 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 5 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 6 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
2 West Mall - Area 7 concrete walkway Small (S) electricity Student Activities
2 West Mall Amplified Sound Area (Rally Space) concrete area, no incline Medium (M) Electricity Student Activities
2 West Mall Building Courtyard Stone Student Activities
3 Behind San Jacinto Hall (SJH) grass amphitheater Large (L) background scenery of trees and creek, natural stage Division of Housing and Food Service: dhfs.conference@austin.utexas.edu
3 Blanton Museum of Art (BMA) North Lawn grassy area Medium (M) long and narrow space, some trees Student Activities
3 Blanton Museum of Art (BMA) West Lawn grassy area Medium (M) tree lined, benches Student Activities
3 Caven Lacrosse and Sports Center at Clark Field (CLK) basketball courts Large (L) Four outdoor lighted basketball courts http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
3 George I. Sanchez Building (SZB) Lawn grassy area Medium (M) small hill, speckled with trees, good for picnicing Student Activities
3 George I. Sanchez Building (SZB) Northeast Plaza stone courtyard/walkway Medium (M) few tables and chairs for seating Student Activities
3 Perry-Castaneda Library (PCL) Plaza Stone Patio Large (L) benches, tables Student Activities
3 San Jacinto Cypress Bend Patio stone patio Medium (M) outside convenience store, lots of seating (~18 tables) Division of Housing and Food Service: dhfs.conference@austin.utexas.edu
4 Animal Resources Center (ARC) East Lawn Grassy area Large (L) surrounded by trees Student Activities
4 Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Building (CPE) Lawn grassy area Large (L) hills, some shade, 2 tables Student Activities
4 Robert Lee Moore Hall (RLM) Lawn grassy area with stone walkway Medium (M) benches Student Activities
4 Robert Lee Moore Hall (RLM) Plaza stone courtyard Large (L) bike racks Student Activities
4 Service Building East Lawn Grass Student Activities
5 East Mall - Area 1 Grassy area Medium (M) temporarily under construction Student Activities
5 East Mall - Area 2 grassy area Medium (M) temporarily under construction Student Activities
5 East Mall - Area 3 Grassy area Medium (M) Temporarily under construction Student Activities
5 Gates-Dell Complex, Circle of Towers Stone Student Activities
5 Gregory Corner - 21st and Speedway Medium (M) Due to construction, this space is non-reservable until further notice. Student Activities
5 Gregory Gym Aquatic Complex Reception Garden L (300) Decomposed granite wih crepe myrtle trees, open air courtyard for social, banquets, etc. http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
5 Gregory Gym Aquatic Complex (GREAQ) Event pool Medium (M) water volleyball and basketball, loungers, tables, chairs http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
5 Gregory Plaza stone walkway Small (S) benches along walkway, 3 walkways separated by trees and planters Student Activities
5 Speedway Area 1 Pavement Due to construction, this space is non-reservable until further notice. Student Activities
5 Speedway Area 2 Pavement Due to construction, this space is non-reservable until further notice. Student Activities
5 Speedway Area 3 Pavement Due to construction, this space is non-reservable until further notice. Student Activities
5 Student Activity Center (SAC) - Area 1 Grass and stone patio Medium (M) tables and chairs Student Activities
5 Student Activity Center (SAC) - Area 2 Grass and stone patio Medium (M) tables and chairs Student Activities
6 Connally Center for Justice (CCJ) East Lawn Stone/grassy area Medium (M) slight incline, lots of trees Student Activities
6 Creekside Residence Hall (CRH) Lawn Grassy area Large (L) sand volleyball court, one picnic table Student Activities
6 Doty Fine Arts Building (DFA) South Lawn grassy area Medium (M) slight incline Student Activities
6 Music Building/Recital Hall (MRH) Northwest Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
6 Mustang Statue Amplified Sound Area Grassy area Medium (M) stairs Student Activities
6 Near Townes Hall (TNH), through arches Stone/grassy courtyard Medium (M) 10 benches for seating, shaded by building Student Activities
6 Performing Arts Center (PAC) Lawn Grassy area Large (L) lots of trees for shade Student Activities
6 Performing Arts Center (PAC) South Plaza stone courtyard Medium (M) Student Activities
6 Townes Hall (TNH) North Patio Stone patio Medium (M) five tables for seating Student Activities
6 Townes Hall (TNH) South Lawn grassy area Medium (M) Student Activities: http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/sa/reservations.php
6 Townes Hall (TNH) South Patio stone patio Small (S) Student Activities
7 Lyndon B. Johnson (LBJ) Fountain Amplified Sound Area (LBJ Lawn) Grassy area Large (L) fountain on one side hill on other, good for performances and concerts Student Activities
7 Lyndon B. Johnson Library (LBJ) Plaza Stone courtyard Medium (M) Courtyard with planters Student Activities
7 Lyndon B. Johnson Library (LBJ) West Lawn Grassy area Large (L) slight incline Student Activities
7 Thompson Conference Center (TCC) North Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
7 Thompson Conference Center (TCC) West Lawn grassy area Medium (M) slight incline Student Activities
8 School of Social Work Building (SSW) East Lawn Grassy area Large (L) Student Activities
8 School of Social Work Building (SSW) West Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
10 Centennial Park Grassy area Medium (M) walkway, near Penick-Allison Tennis Center (TTC) Student Activities