About Our Venue

Tailor your event, meeting or conference by choosing from the wide variety of options such as full tech support, catering facilities and production offices in our 2,435 capacity venue

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Exclusive Whole-Building Venue Hire

Capacity: 2,435

Our fresh and vibrant facility that is now an award-winning student venue as well as one of the region’s most sophisticated venues for hire, that expertly caters for all audiences.
Whether you’re a student, local or from further afield, Keele SU offers excellent value for money, with comprehensive hire packages offered as standard. Tailor your event by choosing from the wide variety of optional extras available, such as on-site accommodation, catering facilities, and production offices.
Events may include:
  • Live bands & DJ’s
  • Awards evenings
  • Exhibitions
  • Corporate functions
  • Parties & Celebrations
  • Charity events
  • Reunions


What’s Included As StandardOutside of keelesu building at night

  • Reception / Box Office
  • Cloakroom
  • Free WiFi
  • Toilets (including accessible facilities and baby change)
  • Bar staff
  • Fully licensed SIA door supervisors
  • First aid room & qualified staff
  • Stewarding staff


Optional Extras

  • Catering facilities & staff
  • Production office
  • Minibus hire
  • Tour bus parking & power
  • On-site accommodation
  • LED Wall
  • Hospitality & Tech staff
  • Electrician