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Slippery Rock University
1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania 16057
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Located in Western Pennsylvania on 610 acres between Routes I-80 and I-79, Slippery Rock University is an easy drive from Pittsburgh, Erie or Cleveland. We can accommodate groups from 20 - 2,000 and provide a safe, all-inclusive and exciting setting for your next event.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Youngstown, OH – 43 miles, Pittsburgh, PA – 50 miles, Indiana, PA – 63 miles, Erie, PA – 80 miles, Wheeling, WV - 103 miles, Cleveland, OH – 112 miles, Morgantown, WV – 119 miles
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Pittsburgh International Airport / 50
Rentals are available on our beautiful campus year-round. Accommodations can be provided at the nearby Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, only 1 mile off campus. During the summer, we are also able to provide housing in our modern, luxurious residence halls. Please visit the accommodations link to view a video!
Room Type(s):
Residence Halls, Suite Style Rooms, Nearby Hotels and Bed & Breakfast
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Largest Group:
Don't compromise on technology at your next event. State-of-the-art technology in our new, “smart” classrooms at Slippery Rock University will help your event to run as smoothly as possible. From projectors and screens, microphones and podiums, to document viewers, CD/DVD players, and laptop accommodations, we can guarantee that we will provide everything you need to make your event a success, free of charge! In addition, our Conference Service department offers support throughout your entire event by assigning you with your own Conference Services representative.
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Food & Beverage:
Choose from a delightful assortment of catering packages that range from suprisingly refreshing meeting snacks and beverages to amazing four-course formal dinners, or create your own culinary event to culminate a successful meeting. Also available to you is our newly remodeled, buffet-style dining facility, Boozel Dining Hall - voted one of the best college dining halls by Food Management Magazine. Boozel will provide a place for your group to sit down, relax and enjoy a variety of freshly cooked meals. Our food service partner, AVI, is dedicated to providing the highest quality; using only the finest quality ingredients, including local and organic meats and seasonal fruits and vegetables, their experienced chefs create menus that are pleasing to all the senses and are easy on your budget. Slippery Rock University also offers dining options such as Weisenfluh Dining Hall, Starbucks, Rocky's, and Quaker Steak and Lube. Please visit the Catering link and/or http://sru.avifoodweb.com/ for more information!
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Ask us about our catering options and also about booking a room with the Slippery Rock Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott!
Rental Policies:
Rental clients must use the campus food contractor for all catered events. The University requires insurance certificates for general liabilities and workers’ compensation for hosted groups. Background checks are required for groups that include minors unaccompanied by their parent or guardian. Background checks must be no more than 1 year old. We offer the option of obtaining the background check through our NCSI database. A 25% non-refundable deposit is also required.
Ideally suited for:
Corporate Social Events
Outdoor Event Space
Social/Special events
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Event/Meetings/Camps

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