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UNC - Chapel Hill Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive | Chapel Hill, NC 27599
As the University's continuing arm, the Friday Center offers a range of general interest programs for community members. Programs and lectures in the arts, humanities, and sciences provide engaging experiences for learners of all ages and interests.
- Exhibits Space
- Description Situated on quiet, beautifully landscaped grounds, with convenient access from all points in the Triangle, the Friday Center provides an ideal setting for meetings and conferences of all descriptions. The Conference Center hosts more than 700 events with approximately 73,000 participants annually. The facility has built-in technology systems in many of its 26 meeting spaces. The building also houses a 400-seat auditorium and an on-site catering and dining facility. Conference planning and technology staff provide in-house support to program planners.
- Largest Room 5160
- Total Sq. Ft. 25000
- Reception Capacity 600
- Space Notes The focal point of the Friday Center is the Atrium, with walls of rich wood and polished granite. The two-story area is flooded with natural light from the glass roof that extends the length of the building and is perfect for informal gatherings, registrations, exhibits, and formal receptions. The Friday Center offers a wide range of flexible meeting spaces. Most meeting rooms offer built-in projection screens, built-in sound and projection systems, lighting systems with touch panel controls, wireless internet access, handicapped accessibility, and direct phone lines from each room to the technology support staff.
- Theatre Capacity 425
- Banquet Capacity 416
- Number of Rooms 25
- Classroom Capacity 425