The University of New Mexico Student Union Building

1 University of New Mexico Building 60 Albuquerque, NM
Max Capacity: 3097 people
The New Mexico Student Union features 21,000 square feet of meeting space, all equipped with state of the art technology. Our 20 meeting rooms and 11,000 square foot ballroom are capable of supporting all of your meeting needs, from wireless networking to interactive video conferencing. Also available for booking is the 190-seat multi-function theater, designed not only for showing films, but also for lecture series, special presentations and whatever your needs are. Our experienced staff is capable of helping you book, plan, and have the event that you were looking for.

A pleasant experience, KathrynF from Albuquerque, New Mexico

Great overall experience! Our event was held in one of the large ballrooms. Catering was very good. (I recommend the Italian buffet.) The staff was very helpful, I would recommend this venue.

  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Credit Cards Accepted: All Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: One of the biggest conveniences offered by the SUB is that it is centrally located on campus to accommodate UNM community needs and extracurricular activities.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 2500
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 20
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 9
  • Parking: Parking Garage On-site
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 26-50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 1-5 miles
  • Special Features: Interactive video conferencing and onsite audio-visual capabilities are available in all meeting rooms. Wireless networking is also incorporated into the building making it easier to connect to the web from a laptop.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 172,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 21,000
  • Year Renovated: 2003
Albuquerque, NM  
Capacity: 250
$1,400-$2,300 per event
A unique event facility that features a lovely seasonal garden setting as well as a large indoor hall. Booking Weddings, Graduations, Anniversaries & other celebrations through December of 2018
Corrales, NM  
Capacity: 50
$2,000 per event
The Chocolate Turtle is located in the picturesque Village of Corrales, a historic farming community in the Rio Grande River Valley. Gracious hospitality and southwestern charm describe the experience awaiting you at the Chocolate Turtle. A classic adobe style home with four colorful, uniquely appointed guestrooms is just the beginning. From our porch and the patio, both surrounded by colorful gardens of fragrant, southwestern plants, you have a magnificent view of the ever-changing Sandia Mountains. A continuous parade of wildlife, including bunnies, quails, roadrunners, and hummingbirds, provides ongoing entertainment. The Chocolate Turtle Bed and Breakfast can provide intimate ceremonies and memorable receptions for up to 50 people. For your outdoor Albuquerque area wedding, the ever-changing Sandia Mountains provide a breathtaking, magical background for your special event. A graceful mimosa tree and the garden of fragrant native shrubs and flowers that surround the patio, featuring a rustic arbor covered with lace vine, provide a pastoral setting for your wedding ceremony. The arch, with the mountains as the background, will frame you and your bridal party in a romantic setting as you take your vows.