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Event Venues

The stage of Waterman Theater

Select one of the venues below for more information:

Marano Campus Center Convocation Center/Ice Arena

This convocation center/ice arena hosts the Laker men's and women's varsity hockey teams, open skate for the college and community, intramural broomball, college figure-skating and hockey clubs, the Oswego High School boys' hockey team and the Oswego Figure Skating Club. The convocation center/ice arnea also plays host to concerts, speakers, Admissions Open House events and SUNY Oswego Commencement ceremonies along with a variety of other events.

Marano Campus Center Auditorium

The Marano Campus Center Auditorium has a seating capacity of 200. The auditorium has played host to a number of events such as speakers, comedians, movies and meetings. It is considered a smart classroom and has a computer, projection screen and a sound system. 

Hewitt Ballroom

Hewitt Ballroom is a large venue with a stage available for use. Dinners and performances are two of the many types of events that the ballroom hosts. Hewitt Ballroom has the ability to be set up in various ways, from 700 theater style chairs to 50 round tables with chairs. 

Laker Hall
Max Ziel Gymnasium is a 3,500-seat space located in Laker Hall. The gymnasium hosts men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball and wrestling games. The venue also host concerts, antique shows and other large events. 

Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Sheldon Hall Ballroom plays host to a variety of events. One of the most popular events to take place in the space is the Ke-nekt Chamber Music Series concerts. 

Tyler Lab Theater
The lab theater is a 42-foot by 46-foot black box space in the lower level of Tyler Hall. The Lab Theatre is bothperformance space is used for student productions, rehearsals and small touring troupes and a classroom space for acting/directing/movement classes.

Event seating in the lab theater is general admission with a maximum occupancy of 138.

Waterman Theater
Waterman Theatre is a 426 seat, proscenium state of the art theatre space with hear loop capabilities.  The venue serves as the primary stage space for Theatre Department production, touring ARTSwego artists, Music Department performances, Del Sarte, and the Oswego Opera Theatre.  Space is available for rent to community organizations, contact our venue coordinator for details.

Wheelchair Accessible Entrances

  • Hewitt: There are accessible entrances on the north, east, and west sides of Hewitt.
  • Laker Hall: The north and south entrances of Laker Hall are accessible by wheelchair.
  • Marano Campus Center: All entrances are accessible by wheelchair.
  • Sheldon Hall: An accessible entrance to Sheldon Hall is located at the North entrance of the building.