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American University - University Conference and Guest Services

American University, a carbon neutral campus and national campus arboretum, accommodates conference and event guests in each of its premier housing and event spaces located on Main Campus, at the Washington College of Law, and on the newly opened East Campus Commons.

Conveniently located in beautiful Northwest Washington, DC, American University’s conference and guest spaces couple the vibrant atmosphere of AU’s campus and culture with a unique proximity to downtown Washington, DC. Guests in any of their spaces will appreciate the state-of-the-art technology and A/V support that comes with each of their fully-integrated, LEED certified meeting spaces. While visiting AU’s campus, guests will find themselves within walking distance of the Tenleytown-AU Metro station or an AU shuttle stop, allowing quick access to historic DC and connecting them with communities in Maryland and Virginia.

Whether planning a large reception, connecting a series of conference events and breakouts, or pursuing housing for summer events and internships, University Conference and Guest Services is pleased to welcome you, your guests, and your summer residents to American University’s campus. For a tour of the brand new East Campus Commons, home to Constitution Hall and the newest large conference space on campus, or to visit one of our other conference and resident venues, please visit the website at

Largest Meeting Room Details
Capacity, Banquet-style: 175
Capacity, Classroom-style: 135
Capacity, Theatre-style: 350
Meeting Space Details
Inside Reception Capacity: 400
Facility Amenities
Adjoining Rooms, Cable, Game Console, Handicapped access, Wifi in the room, Iron/Board, Kitchenettes, Microwave Oven, Refrigerator, Separate Dressing Area, A/V Equipment, White board, Easels, Flip Chart, Wifi, Portable Stages, Cafe/Coffee Shop, Fitness Center, Fitness Center Privileges, Free Parking, Business Center, Laundry Service, Multilingual Staff, Tennis/Racquetball Courts, Free Wifi, ATM, ADA compliant, Green/Leed Certified, Non-Profit Organization
Airport Shuttle - Airport
Min to Airport
Distance to Conv Center
5 Miles
Distance to Metro
1 Miles
Metro Station
Metro Line
Nearby Landmarks
Embassy Row, National Cathedral, National Zoo
Payment Options
American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Visa

Meeting Space

Room Name Dimensions Total Sq. Ft. Ceiling Height Theater Capacity Banquet Capacity Classroom Capacity Addl Info
Constitution Hall --x-- 2200.00 -- 350 175 135
Congressional Hall Room 110 --x-- 250.00 -- 24 8 12
Congressional Hall Room 113 --x-- 500.00 -- -- 24 24
Congressional Hall Room 114 --x-- 500.00 -- -- 24 24
Congressional Hall
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Upper Northwest

(202) 885-8247 or conferences () american ! edu

American University - University Conference and Guest Services Space

Largest Room: 3300
Total Square Footage: 3450

American University - University Conference and Guest Services General Info

Number of Rooms: 4
Number of Sleeping Units: 2000

American University - University Conference and Guest Services Proximity

Min to Airport: 20
Distance to Conv Center: 5
Distance to Metro: 1