McNamara Alumni Center
Discounts for Life Members

University of Minnesota Alumni Association Life Members receive up to 20 percent off room rentals at this award-winning Twin Cities venue and a $100 gift card from D’Amico with any new booking of Memorial Hall, University Hall or Johnson Great Room.

Join the Alumni Association as a life member or upgrade your membership today and you qualify!

Visit the
McNamara Alumni Center website for room capacities and available dates or call 612-624-9831.

McNamara Alumni Center Benefit Details

Room rental discount at McNamara Alumni Center

  • Memorial Hall $2,300 discounted to $2,000
  • University Hall $1,300 discounted to $1,100
  • Johnson Great Room $1,200 discounted to $1,000
  • Maroon & Gold Room $800 discounted to $700 
  • Heritage Gallery $800 discounted to $700
  • The Commons $400 discounted to $350
  • Presidents Club Lounge $400 discounted to $350
  • Ski-U-Mah Room $600 discounted to $500
  • Minnesota Room $300 discounted to $250
  • Big Ten Room $150 discounted to $125
  • Gateway $200 discounted to $150

Discounts for life members on McNamara wedding packages are as follows:
  • University Hall package $100
  • Memorial Hall package $200
  • Memorial Hall with Johnson Great Room package $300

  • *Any new booking of Memorial Hall, University Hall or Johnson Great Room by a life member includes a $100 gift card from D’Amico Catering (for Friday and Saturday night events).


    • The McNamara contract must be in the name of the life member. He/she is accountable for the contract terms and payment.
    • The life member or his/her owned company is our client and the life member will be present at the event. 
    • At the time of the reservation, the person's life membership is paid in full. 
    • Limited to 4 events a year per life member.
    • Not valid for events already booked with signed contracts.
    • Examples of qualified events: a life member's son's wedding; a holiday party or meeting for a company owned by a life member
    To book your next meeting or special event, call 612-624-9831 or visit

    McNamara Alumni Center has been named the Best Non-Hotel Meeting Facility in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 by Minnesota Meetings + Events Magazine                    


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