Doors opened this July on the newly renovated and expanded University of Oregon Conference Services' space at the Erb Memorial Student Union. The new meeting facility has an atmosphere of forward thinking and collaboration among groups looking for that perfect venue. A LEED Platinum® building with 23,000 sq ft, this space will inspire sustainable thinking by example. 

Main Lobby at the Newly Renovated EMU at University of Oregon

Highlights of New EMU

  • 23,000 Square Ft. of Total Meeting Space
  • 800+ Capacity Ballroom
  • 300+ Multi-function Space
  • Pub & Catering Onsite
  • Open Air Market
  • Gender-inclusive Restrooms
  • Meditation Space

Not only does this facility have a full catering service but with a multitude of on-campus dining options, the possibilities are endless. Including the possibility of a prepaid meal card to let your attendees use at any of these dining options such as; Subway, Chipotle, Panda Express and a few local options such as Falling Sky Brewery, Red Wagon Creamery and Townshend Tea.

Sustainable Highlights

  • Hydronic Radiant Heating and Cooling
  • Solar Heating for Food Services
  • Rainwater Harvesting
  • Photovoltaic (PV) Ready Electrical
  • Heat Recovery from Steam Tunnels & Craft Center Kiln
  • Herb Garden for Food Services

Grand Opening of the Newly Renovated EMU at University of Oregon

Contact Us

Janis Ross - Vice President of Conventions and Sports Marketing

Janis Ross

Twitter: @janisross
Markets: Association, Corporate, Citywide Events.
Juanita Metzler - Convention Sales Manager
Juanita MetzlerPhone: 541.743.8758
Twitter: @Juanitaeug
Markets: Science/Technology, Religious, education, military reunion, fraternal, insurance, legal, medical, financial, arts and culture and hobby/crafts.
Kari Westlund - President & CEO
Kari WustlundPhone: 541.743.8750
Twitter: @TourismTrotter
Markets: Government