Alumni Center

The Alumni Center is a beautiful example of the commitment of our SAU alumni. The alumni center is our alumni’s home.

If you’d like to reserve the SAU Alumni Center for an event, contact us at 870-235-4092 or click HERE for a quote!

The Facility

The Alumni Center contains more than 5,342 square feet. The following spaces are available for rent to campus and community groups for meetings, programs, and social functions.

  • Great Room
  • The Lusby Hospitality Pavilion
  • Ann Furr Harrell Courtyard
  • Buddy Franks Room
  • Franks-Bowman Mule Grill

Rental Rates

Lusby Hospitality Pavilion

  • On-Campus Group –  All Day Rate – $75               ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $50
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $150             ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $100

Buddy Franks Dining Room

  • On-Campus Group  – $10 per hour
  • Off-Campus Group – $20 per hour

Alumni Center Great Room 

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $100               ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $50
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $200              ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $100

Full Alumni Center

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $250               ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $125
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $500              ½ Day Rate (up to 4 hours total) – $250

Lifetime Members of the SAU Alumni Association will receive the on-campus rate on all reservations.

Other Information and Policies

  • AV equipment is accessible in both rooms, and parking is free for the facility.
  • If food is desired at an event, it is the responsibility of the person/party reserving the event.
  • SAU does not encourage the use of alcoholic beverages. SAU sponsored events for students must be alcohol-free. More information on our alcohol policy.
  • The SAU Alumni Center is closed on all acknowledged holiday weekends.
  • On-Campus reservation details will be done on a case-by-case basis.

If you wish to tour the facility, please contactus at 870-235-4092.

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