Conferences, Reservations and Event Services is operating remotely Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.

COVID-19 guidance for on-campus events during Fall 2020 can be found here.

All in-person camps at UNC Charlotte scheduled for August have been canceled. Camps are defined as those events involving youth, less than 18 years in age. Camps that include overnight stays in the residence halls are also canceled.


Find the most up-to-date information on the University's COVID-19 response, visit the Emergency Management website.

Bonnie E. Cone University Center

The Cone University Center is the community center of the University for all members of the University: students, faculty, staff, administration, alumni, and guests. It is not just a building; it is also an organization and a program.  The Center serves as one of the primary meeting facilities on campus, offering 30,000 square feet of conference space.

The C.A. McKnight Auditorium is a 590-seat lecture hall. The John Paul Lucas Room is a multi-purpose room that features a herringbone-patterned wood floor that lends itself to fit a variety of set-up and event needs.

The Cone Center also offers a variety of additional rooms that can be used for break-out sessions or meeting space, with maximum capacities ranging from 12 to 180 people.

Regular operating hours during the academic year are:

Monday - Friday 7:00 am- 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

*These hours are subject to change without notice and do not reflect hours during holidays or semester breaks.

Reserve Space in Cone