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University of Washington, Tacoma

  • 1900 Commerce St
  • Tacoma, WA 98402-3100
  • (253) 692-4676  |  (800) 736-7750

UWT offers a variety of meeting spaces to suit your needs.

William W. Philip Hall

The Philip Hall offers a flexible event space that can accommodate lectures, meetings, performances, dinners or fairs. The James A. Milgard Family Assembly Room provides comfortable meeting space for large groups and can be expanded to include the Jane Thompson Russell Student Commons for larger events. The Columbia Bank Lobby offers a stunning view of Pacific Avenue, Union Station, the Washington State History Museum and Mount Rainier. The Judith Graubard Kopp Gallery provides areas for tables, displays or socializing.

Physical address: 1918 Pacific Avenue

Maximum capacity: 460


  • Podium
  • Fullly-equipped A/V setup
  • Views

Carwein Auditorium

The Auditorium is located in the Keystone Building, is a two-level lecture hall great for lectures, panel discussions and movie showings. There is a small lobby space for receptions and the lobby walls can be opened up to an exterior patio for additional outdoor space.

Physical address: 1754 Commerce Street

Maximum capacity: 160 (120 on main level, 40 on mezzanine level)


  • Podium
  • Fullly-equipped A/V setup
  • Seating includes fold-up desk surfaces
  • Reception space

The Carwein Auditorium is a lecture-style room with fixed seating.

The UWT campus is surrounded by restaurants, transportation, museums and hotels. We are located approximately forty minutes from Sea Tac airport, with easy access from I-5.