When you host a gathering at Lakehead University, you are getting more than affordability. You're getting modern, hightech, facilities and flexibility.
From retreats, weddings, celebrations, camps and competitions to conferences and meetings, you'll find that we're the best option for hosting your next event.
Thunder Bay's Lakehead University has large and small venues for meetings and events any time of the year.
Choose from a variety of spaces, including boardrooms, AV-equipped classrooms, lecture halls that seat up to 360 people, and a 55,000-square-foot event space ideal for gala dinners and trade shows.
Our University Centre building features several areas including a 150 seat capacity banquet room and cafeteria space with spectacular views and 6900 square feet of bright, spacious trade show space in our Agora building.
"The Hangar" is Lakehead's 55,000-square-foot athletics centre, next to the 7,400-square-foot C.J. Sanders Fieldhouse.
This facility features an indoor track and multi-purpose field with artificial turf, an aerobics/yoga studio, a weight room-fitness centre, and a sports medicine clinic.
Our Bartley Residence Conference Centre facility provides six meeting spaces that can adapt to fit the needs of many conference groups. These spaces favour groups of up to 65 people.
All rooms are air conditioned and can be adjusted to fit any set up your conference agenda requires.
In addition to offering all standard audiovisual equipment, our Conference Centre has Wi-Fi access.
Conference Room A also offers built-in videoconferencing technology. Conferences held in these meeting spaces are close to all residence accommodations, the main campus, and cafeterias.
Whether you're a conference group looking for a convenient location, a school group looking for an educational environment, a sports group seeking affordable rates, or an individual wanting to stay somewhere with...