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 870-235-4094.  You will also need to complete an event request form and user agreement.

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

Molly Ann Reception Hall

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $100.00
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $250.00

Buddy Franks Room

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $75.00
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $150.00

Ann Furr Harrell Courtyard

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – 75.00
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – $150.00

All Alumni Center

  • On-Campus Group – All Day Rate – 250.00
  • Off-Campus Group – All Day Rate – 500.00

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

Other Information and Policies

  • A $50.00 cleaning and set-up fee is added to each reservation. 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.
  • Student organizations and SAU advancement team reservation details will be done on a case-by-case basis.

If you wish to tour the facility, please contactus at 870-235-4094.

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