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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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Anna Hiss Gymnasium (AHG) Courtyard Courtyard Small (S) Space is currently not reservable due to construction. http:// deanofstudents.utexas.edu/ sa/
Battle Oaks Amplified Sound Area (Barbara Jordan Statue) Concrete Courtyard Small (S) shaded, built-in benches
Burdine (BUR) Courtyard Courtyard Medium (M) Student Activities
Jester Corner - 21st and Speedway 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
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
Jesse H. Jones Communication Center (CMB) Plaza concrete courtyard Large (L) ~20 seats, tables, benches, high traffic area Student Activities
Seay Building (SEA) North Lawn grassy area Medium (M) scattered trees, car-wide drive, slight incline Student Activities
Student Services Building (SSB) - South Plaza Student Activities
Student Services Building (SSB) - West Patio Student Activities
Whitis Courtyard, between living learning centers grass/concrete courtyard Large (L) 9 picnic tables, 2 grills, benches Division of Housing and Food Services
Batts Hall Courtyard Grass Student Activities
Biological Laboratories (BIO) West Lawn Grass area Small (S) grassy area and trees Student Activities
Calhoun Hall Courtyard Grass Student Activities
Flawn Academic Center (FAC) Patio concrete patio Medium (M) Covered patio with shelter from rain, good for table events Student Activities
Goldsmith Hall (GOL) Courtyard grass courtyard with stone walkway Medium (M) Shaded courtyard with benches, trees, and a fountain. School of Architecture
Graduate School of Business (GSB) North Plaza Concrete patio Medium (M) flat stage with stone wall Student Activities
Harry Ransom Center (HRC) Plaza concrete walkway Medium (M) shaded, built-in benches Student Activities
Littlefield Fountain Area Stone walkway Small (S) Student Activities
Main Mall concrete courtyard, view of UT tower and Main Building, two grassy areas Large (L) Student Activities
McCombs School of Business (CBA) South Plaza Student Activities
Mezes Hall (MEZ) Courtyard stone courtyard Medium (M) Partially shaded by buildings Student Activities
Parlin Hall (PAR) Courtyard grassy courtyard Medium (M) near South Mall Student Activities
South Mall Grass courtyard Large (L) Student Activities
Texas Union Patio Amplified Sound Area concrete patio Large (L) shaded, lots of seating (~25 tables), high-traffic Student Activities
Tower Memorial Garden (Turtle Pond) Grassy area Medium (M) pond scenery Student Activities
Waggener Hall (WAG) West Plaza concrete walkway/stairs Medium (M) natural "stage", faces grassy hill Student Activities
Welch Hall (WEL) Courtyard concrete patio Large (L) lots of seating, some shade, two level patio Welch building staff
Welch Hall (WEL) Far South Patio Concrete patio Medium (M) 2 picnic tables, partially shaded Student Activities
Welch Hall (WEL) South Pavilion Concrete courtyard Medium (M) tables, seating, shade, shrubery Student Activities
West Mall - Area 1 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
West Mall - Area 2 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
West Mall - Area 3 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
West Mall - Area 4 concrete walkway Small (S) A-Frame only Student Activities
West Mall - Area 5 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
West Mall - Area 6 concrete walkway Small (S) Student Activities
West Mall - Area 7 concrete walkway Small (S) electricity Student Activities
West Mall Amplified Sound Area (Rally Space) concrete area, no incline Medium (M) Electricity Student Activities
West Mall Building Courtyard Stone Student Activities
Behind San Jacinto Hall (SJH) grass amphitheater Large (L) Natural stage, built in seating, scenery of trees and creek Division of Housing and Food Service: dhfs.conference@austin.utexas.edu
Blanton Museum of Art (BMA) Courtyard grassy area Medium (M) tree lined, benches Student Activities
Blanton Museum of Art (BMA) North Lawn grassy area Medium (M) long and narrow space, some trees Student Activities
Caven Lacrosse and Sports Center at Clark Field (CLK) Sports Field Large (L) Large grassy sports area. http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
George I. Sanchez Building (SZB) Lawn grassy area Medium (M) Small hill with trees and minimal access to shade. Student Activities
George I. Sanchez Building (SZB) Northeast Plaza stone courtyard/walkway Medium (M) few tables and chairs for seating Student Activities
Perry-Castaneda Library (PCL) Plaza Stone Patio Large (L) benches, tables Student Activities
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
Animal Resources Center (ARC) East Lawn Grassy area Large (L) surrounded by trees https:// ems.universityunions.utexas.edu/ EmsWebApp/ Default.aspx/
Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Building (CPE) Lawn grassy area Large (L) hills, some shade, 2 tables Student Activities
Robert Lee Moore Hall (RLM) Lawn grassy area with stone walkway Medium (M) benches Student Activities
Robert Lee Moore Hall (RLM) Plaza stone courtyard Large (L) bike racks Student Activities
Service Building East Lawn Grass Student Activities
East Mall - Area 1 Grassy area Medium (M) Student Activities
East Mall - Area 2 grassy area Medium (M) Student Activities
East Mall - Area 3 Grassy area Medium (M) Student Activities
Gates-Dell Complex, Circle of Towers Stone Small (S) Only area within the stone circle is reservable. Student Activities
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/
Gregory Gym Aquatic Complex (GREAQ) Event pool Medium (M) water volleyball and basketball, loungers, tables, chairs http:// www.utrecsports.org/ facilities/ facility-reservations/
Gregory Plaza stone walkway Small (S) benches along walkway, 3 walkways separated by trees and planters Student Activities
Speedway Area 1 Pavement Small (S) Student Activities
Speedway Area 2 Pavement Small (S) Student Activities
Speedway Area 3 Pavement Small (S) Student Activities
Connally Center for Justice (CCJ) East Lawn Stone/grassy area Medium (M) slight incline, lots of trees Student Activities
Creekside Residence Hall (CRH) Lawn Grassy area Large (L) sand volleyball court (net not included), one picnic table Student Activities
Doty Fine Arts Building (DFA) South Lawn grassy area Medium (M) Reservable area is the grassy area from the street to the sidewalk. Some shaded areas with a slight incline. Student Activities
Music Building/Recital Hall (MRH) Northwest Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
Mustang Statue Amplified Sound Area Grassy area Medium (M) stairs Student Activities
Near Townes Hall (TNH), through arches Stone/grassy courtyard Medium (M) 10 benches for seating, shaded by building Student Activities
Performing Arts Center (PAC) Lawn Grassy area Large (L) lots of trees for shade Student Activities
Performing Arts Center (PAC) South Plaza stone courtyard Medium (M) Student Activities
Townes Hall (TNH) North Patio Stone patio Medium (M) five tables for seating Student Activities
Townes Hall (TNH) South Lawn grassy area Medium (M) Student Activities: http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/sa/reservations.php
Townes Hall (TNH) South Patio stone patio Small (S) Student Activities
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
Lyndon B. Johnson Library (LBJ) Plaza Stone courtyard Medium (M) Courtyard with planters Student Activities
Lyndon B. Johnson Library (LBJ) West Lawn Grassy area Large (L) slight incline Student Activities
Thompson Conference Center (TCC) North Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
Thompson Conference Center (TCC) West Lawn grassy area Medium (M) slight incline Student Activities
School of Social Work Building (SSW) East Lawn Grassy area Large (L) Student Activities
School of Social Work Building (SSW) West Lawn Grassy area Medium (M) trees Student Activities
Centennial Park Grassy area Medium (M) walkway, near Penick-Allison Tennis Center (TTC) Student Activities