Available Facilities and Pricing

For more information on all of the spaces Cal Poly Humboldt has to offer please check out the link below.  

Full List of Rentable Cal Poly Humboldt Spaces

Small Classrooms (5-50 capacity) *To see all small classrooms see full list of rentable facilities above*

Art A 27

Small Classroom Capacity 38

Founders Hall 125

Small Classroom Capacity 50

Founders Hall 181

Small Classroom Capacity 20

Forestry 107

Small Classroom Capacity 36

Gist Hall 124

Small Classroom Capacity 36

Harry Griffith Hall 117

Small Classroom Capacity 29

Kinesiology and Athletics 102

Small Classroom Capacity 42

Natural Resources 224

Small Classroom Capacity 45

Science A 564

Small Classroom Capacity 49

Siemens Hall 115

Small Classroom Capacity 35

Siemens Hall 116 - Watson Case Room

Small Classroom Capacity 27

Theatre Arts 011

Small Classroom Capacity 28

Wildlife and Fisheries 250

Small Classroom Capacity 31

Large Classrooms (60-160 capacity)

Art B 102

Large Classroom Capacity: 77

Behavioral & Social Sciences 166

Large Classroom Capacity: 80

Founders Hall 118

Large Classroom Capacity: 161

Gist Hall 218

Large Classroom Capacity: 161

Music A 130

Large Classroom Capacity: 64

Natural Resources 101

Large Classroom Capacity: 96

Science B 133

Large Classroom Capacity: 85

Science B 135

Large Classroom Capacity: 120

Siemens Hall 108

Large Classroom Capacity: 92

Wildlife and Fisheries 258

Large Classroom Capacity: 77

Small Conference Rooms (5-50 Capacity)

Behavioral & Social Sciences 402 - CNRS Conference Room

Behavioral & Social Sciences 402 - CNRS Conference Room

Small Conference Room Capacity: 14

Behavioral & Social Sciences 508 - CAHSS Conference Room

Small Conference Room Capacity: 20

Harry Griffith Hall 217 - CPS Conference Room

Small Conference Room Capacity: 16

Nelson Hall East 106

Small Conference Room Capacity: 25

Nelson Hall East 119

Nelson Hall East 119

Small Conference Room Capacity: 10

Nelson Hall East 120

Small Conference Room Capacity: 12

Recreation & Wellness Center 124 - Conference Room

Small Conference Room Capacity: 16

Medium and Large Conference Rooms (50-280 capacity)

Library Fishbowl

Medium Conference Room Capacity: 60


Capacity: Up to 50 depending on room layout

Green and Gold Room

Large Conference Room Capacity: 175

Goodwin Forum

Large Conference Room Capacity: 150

Performing Arts Facilities

Theater with stage and fixed seating

Fulkerson Recital Hall

Medium-sized Theater; Max capacity: 227

Black box theater with tiered seating

Gist Hall Theater

Small Theater; Max capacity: 128

Large performing arts theater

John Van Duzer Theatre (JVD)

Large Theater; Max capacity: 732

Open round lecture hall

Native American Forum

Max capacity: 128

Small black box theater

Studio Theater

Theatre laboratory & Classroom; Max capacity: 100

Outdoor Fields & Facilities

Turf soccer field with College Creek Residence Halls behind it

College Creek Soccer Field


Aerial picture of redwood bowl at Cal Poly Humboldt

Redwood Bowl

Indoor Athletic Facilities

Forbes Gym - East Gym

Lumberjack Basketball Arena

Swimming Pool


Turf Field

West Gym

Dance Studios/Warm Up Area

Facility Base Rate Pricing(capacity)Half Day Rate (0-4 hours)Full Day Rate (4+ hours)
Small Classroom (15-50)$105$210
Large Classroom (60-160)$235$470
Small Conference Room (5-50)$90$180
Medium Conference Room (50-125)$165$330
Large Conference Room (150-280)$640$980
SAC Banquet Room$440$580
Gist Hall Theater (128)$180$360
Fulkerson Recital Hall (227)$465$930
John Van Duzer Theatre (JVD) (750)$800$1600
JVD Load in/load out/rehearsal days (NO SHOW/GUESTS)$400$800
Lobbies, Galleries and Foyers$260$520
Quads, Plazas and Courtyards$490$680
College Creek Soccer Field (turf)$570$1140
Redwood Bowl (includes bleachers, turf field, track, plaza)$1570$3140
Redwood Bowl (includes bleachers, field, track, plaza) with (1) locker room$1950$3600
Use of Field Lights$100$100
Redwood Bowl Track ONLY$375$750
Redwood Bowl Field ONLY (no guests)$930$1860
Forbes Gym - East Gym$635$1270
West Gym (no bleachers)$890$1780
Lumberjack Arena (includes arena, lobbies and lockers)$1600$3200
Lumberjack Arena (limited use only; camps no bleachers)$865$1730
Swimming Pool (includes pool, (2) locker rooms and showers)*$515$1030
*additional fee for lifeguard services or renters are responsible for providing their own with current certifications
Dance Studios$190$380
Fieldhouse (turf)$875$1750

What does the base rate pricing not include?

ADDITIONAL DIRECT COSTS ABOVE BASELINE SERVICES may be applicable subject to the requirements of the specific event. These costs may include, but are not limited to labor, equipment, and services, as required by the facility or requested by the use; for example:

  • Custom Set Up:  Deviates from standard set up or a modified version of a standard set (ex. round table layout in Goodwin Forum $160 fee)

  • Additional support labor (ex. set up/take down outside of standard space configurations and/or assistance setting up rented furniture items such as  tables & chairs/tents) - labor to be reimbursed, 2 hr. min ($50)

  • Fire marshal application fees ($250 fee for external and hosted/sponsored events)

  • Stage 8'x8' or 8'x16' ($150 rental fee includes labor to install and take down) 

  • Utility or TNS fees (when clearly related to use)

  • Equipment fees (ex. request for additional tables/chairs or audio-visual equipment to be brought into space)

  • Floor covering ($1,000 fee includes labor to install gymnasium or stage floor coverings as required by facility)

  • Security and/or parking services - labor costs to be reimbursed

  • Hosting and/or technical support (ex. any event in JVD requires theatre technical staff be present - labor costs to be reimbursed)

  • Additional support services above baseline or outside of normal business hours such as refuse & recycling, grounds, custodial, distribution, and access/locksmith (ex. Any event that requires an additional custodian for a large scale event)

  • All events may be subject to service fees such as cancellation fees for reimbursement of services and labor incurred prior to the cancellation notice, Damages and Excessive cleaning.

SERVICE FEES include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Administrative Fee - 10% of event costs

  • Cancellation Fee -Subject to terms of lease agreement

  • Damages - actual materials & labor costs

  • Excessive cleaning - 2 hour minimum ($50)


The University, in consultation with the UPD, reserves the right to require Community Service Officers and/ or private security for events dependent on factors such as: nature of event, duration of event, expected attendance, and/ or presence of alcohol. User is responsible for all direct staffing costs associated with the use of security. Users may make separate arrangements for security, pending UPD approval. 


Facilities Management (FM) provides basic custodial cleaning services in both the public and private access areas of our facilities. The User is responsible for reasonable cleanup of the facility after use of food, beverages, and/ or other materials. Cost recovery for excessive cleaning may be assessed if the facility and/ or its contents are left in a manner other than how it was provided to the User. Users shall also reimburse University for any and all costs to repair any damage to the University venue, property or equipment arising out of or connected with the facility use.