The University of Chicago Gleacher Center


450 N. Cityfront Plz. Dr., Chicago IL 60611

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Downtown Chicago’s premier meeting destination located at Michigan Avenue and the Chicago River. Offering 41 well-appointed meeting rooms including 13 tiered classrooms (capacities: 71 guests-132 guests), executive boardrooms, and several flexible meeting rooms. Numerous private dining rooms overlooking the city and Lake Michigan with catering provided by Wolfgang Puck Catering. All meetings are professionally supported by an award-winning conference service, audiovisual and catering staff. Don’t forget to explore our Midway Club on the fifth floor – extremely unique and perfect for private functions.

Facility Amenities

Private Dining Available

Private Meeting Space Available

Max Venue Capacity 350

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space 50000

Video Conferencing Available

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 200

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 350

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

On-Site Catering

Number of Meeting Rooms 41

ADA Compliant

ATM Machine On-site

Restaurant(s) On-site

Miles from Midway Airport 30.0

Miles from O'Hare Airport 30.0

Business Center

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