Compton Union Building

COVID-19 Notice for Reservable Spaces

The Scheduling Office will adhere to federal, state and local government and department of health policies regarding events, meetings, and other gatherings. We may be limited in the capacity and/or types of set ups that can be allowed for each space.  We understand that policies for gatherings may change drastically between now and your reservation date. At a later date if it is determined that your event would not be possible, you may cancel your reservation without penalty.

Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) must register their events, meetings, and tables in Coug Presence.

Event Spaces

  • M.G. Carey Senior Ballroom
  • Junior Ballroom
  • Butch’s Den
  • Auditorium
M.G. Carey Senior Ballroom

M.G. Carey Senior Ballroom

Floor-to-ceiling windows overlook Martin Stadium and the rolling hills of the Palouse. With elegant yet durable wood floors, the open space allows for creative event planning.

  • Outdoor balcony
  • Customizable lighting
  • Common events: receptions, lunches, dinners, guest speakers, concerts, research exhibitions, dances

Junior Ballroom

Junior Ballroom

The junior ballroom offers more intimate meeting space, with carpeted floors and a view of Terrell Mall.

  • Modular room: can be divided into two rooms
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Common events: banquets, receptions, large meetings, or breakout sessions
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Butch's Den

Butch's Den

Located on the lower level, Butch’s Den is ideal for intimate gatherings. The décor also includes historic photos of Butch and WSU.

  • Located in quieter part of the building
  • Located next to the elevator
  • Common events: speakers, large meetings, luncheons and dinners, small dances, training sessions and workshops
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CUB Auditorium


The auditorium’s unique textured red walls and top-of-the-line acoustics block out the noise of campus. Offering a built-in digital projection system and theater-quality sound.

  • Comfortable theater-style seats
  • Tiered seating
  • Common events: speakers, acoustic concerts, movies, small scale performance
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Meeting Spaces