Why You'll Love This Place
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- Located on the lovely Statler Wilson Commons of West Virginia University, this stately, modern event center boasts a beautiful location in the heart of the Appalachians, and a host of stylish venues outfitted with all the essential amenities.
- The Alumni Courtyard offers an expansive green space, perfect for al fresco ceremonies and receptions. Or, opt for an indoor celebration, surrounded by the understated elegance of the Ruby Grand Hall.
- Searching for something more intimate? Consider the Corson Alma Mater room, with its deep-brown wood flooring, inviting fireplace, oversized windows, and digital grand piano.
Prices: What's this going to cost?
The Erickson Package | $40/person
- 5-hour event, including ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception, plus access the day prior for a rehearsal
- Use of the Mountaineer Courtyard, Alma Lobby, & Ruby Grand Hall
- Two dressing areas
- 4 hours of partial bar service (beer, wine, soda, and specialty drink)
- Champagne toast for all guests
- Staffing, bar service, and setup
- Ample parking
The Planning Package | $50/person
- Includes everything listed above, PLUS:
- Coordinator to assist with vendor contact & coordination
- Assistance with event cleanup
Elopement packages (for fewer than 100 guests) are $10/person, PLUS a rental fee for the room you select—the Mountaineer Courtyard ($1,500), the Board of Governor's Room ($500), or the Kennedy Club Room ($500).
Meals (when priced separately)
Service Charge or Gratuity
|Meetings||Total meeting capacity for this venue is 300.|
- Outdoor Ceremony
- Wedding Receptions
- Outdoor Reception
- Small Wedding
- Rehearsal Dinner
- Special Events / Parties
- Business Functions / Meetings
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Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:
- Banquet Hall / Events Facility
- College Campus / School
- Conference Center
- Patio / Deck / Terrace
Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!
- Creek / River
- Landscaped Grounds
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