Facilities Overview

The Alumni Memorial Union complex of facilities and spaces can accommodate groups from as little as three persons to as many as 4,000 people. Completed in 1990, the building is arranged on five floors and offers a variety of amenities and services for the students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests of Marquette University. Many of the facilities are available for rental. Please see the University Event Services website for details.

First Floor

The first floor is the location to many services used by students, staff and visitors. Directly off the main east entrance you will find the Marquette Spirit Shop the official home of Marquette clothing and gifts, as well as the Brew Bayou coffee shop. Also located on the first floor is a Town Bank branch with two ATM machines, the Commuter Lounge, the Office of Student Development, the Marquette University Student Government (MUSG) offices, the Center for Leadership, Service & Involvement, the Center for Intercultural Education, the LGBTQ+ Resource Center, Brooks Lounge which features pool tables and hang out/study space, smart meeting rooms in Room 157 and The Father John Naus, S.J., Room 163, and Union Station which is home to both the campus post office and card office.

Second Floor

The second floor is home to two dining facilities: the elegant Lunda Room and the bustling Marquette Place. The second floor services include the University Information Center, the Event Services office, the Union Administration office and the Campus Ministry office. The Chapel of the Holy Family, the Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Space, the Muslim Prayer Space and the smaller Eucharistic Chapel are also located on the second floor near the Campus Ministry office. The AMU second floor features six smart meeting rooms and one being a larger assembly size smart meeting room.

Third Floor

The Monaghan Ballroom is found on the third floor. The ballroom can be divided into five separate large meeting spaces. The Lynch Lounge is available as a pre-function space. The third floor also hosts eight small to medium size meeting rooms with four having smart meeting room capabilities. Nearby is the Office of Student Development where the Dean's office and New Student Programs is located.

Fourth Floor

On the fourth floor you may visit Auxiliary Services, Conference Services, Offices of the Vice President for Student Affairs, and University Special Events. The fourth floor contains one medium sized smart meeting room.

Fifth Floor

The fifth and top floor contains the Père Marquette Discovery Suite and the Board Room for Marquette's Board of Trustees.

Weasler Auditorium

The Weasler Auditorium is a full service theater complete with a built-in audio system, dressing rooms and stage. It seats approximately 500 and can be used for plays, speakers or even just a dance practice.

Varsity Theatre

Located in Holthusen Hall, just east of the Alumni Memorial Union at 1326 W. Wisconsin Avenue, the Varsity Theatre has a 32 foot stage and can accommodate 1,050 people in the auditorium for lectures: 724 on the orchestra level and 326 in the balcony. For concerts, the theater has a capacity of 700 people (all lower level seating).