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Department of Conferences and Events
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center
Suite 310. ex. 302-857-7360
Delaware State University
1200 N. DuPont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901

"Diversity, Integrity, Scholarship, Community, and Outreach."




  DSU Conferences and Events

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Here in the Office of Conferences and Events we work to uphold the core values represented in our institution. Our goal is to create memorable moments for every organization that chooses to utilize Delaware State University’s facilities for their event by providing a caliber of service based in integrity and candor. This online platform serves as a resource for any organization on or off campus seeking information on hosting an event at Delaware State University. Links to our brochure, rates and policies, event request procedures, and much more can be found here on our site. For more information or inquiries please do not hesitate to contact our office at 302.857.7360 or visit the office between the hours of 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. 

Popular Event Facilities at Delaware State University 

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center
Completed in 2009, this complex houses a Chick-Fil-A, Subway, DSU bookstore, a post office, vast open lounge areas, and a modest stage on the first floor. The student center's second floor has a 7,656-square-foot auditorium that may be partitioned into three separate parlors, which together have the capacity to hold 750 people. 

Bank of America Building
Located in the heart of the Delaware State University campus, the Bank of America building houses abundant space for your next business meeting, conference, seminar, or small event. 

Education and Humanities Theater
Set to seat 985 people comfortably, the Education and Humanities Theater is fully operational and equipped with generous admission, seating, and staging areas for any event. Additionally, dressing rooms are available for all pre-performance preparations.

More information on our available facilities. 


Our Mission

Delaware State University Department of Conferences and Events exists to provide event solutions for all University constituents. Excellence will be achieved through proactive customer solutions, consistent policies, focus on student development and revenue generation within an atmosphere of open communication, accountability, and fiscal responsibility. 

Our Vision

Create responsible leaders and memorable moments.

Plan an Event at DSU 

Brochure (PDF)

Plan An Event

Rates & Policies


Event Request Procedure (PDF)

Submit Event Request

Events Calendar

DESU Catering

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View photos on Flickr of past events held at DSU!