The John J. Hemmingson Center is located in the heart of the Gonzaga University campus and provides a warm, welcoming atmosphere for faculty, staff, students, and all guests of Gonzaga University. Built in 2015, this beautiful facility is home to a Grand Ballroom and ten meeting room options that fit a variety of corporate or private event needs. Hemmingson Food & Beverage offers five dining options as well as on-site catering.
DescriptionThe intentional design of the John J. Hemmingson Center brings to life Gonzaga University's rich history, educational experiences and serves as a gathering place for the university and greater Spokane community.
With over 167,000 sq. ft. of contemporary space, the Center creates the ideal setting for meetings, conferences and special events. The third floor is dedicated event space with meeting and breakout rooms as well as the 9,275 sq ft Grand Ballroom complete with beautiful views of campus and the McCarthey Athletic Center.
There are many dining options in the center and full service on-site catering is available through Flavours by Sodexo. The Hemmingson Center has been awarded Gold LEED Certification based on sustainable design, building materials and energy efficiency features.