Durand Center

Call 870-391-3547 to reserve space in the Durand Center for your event, meeting or workshop or fill out our online form with your event information. See what is happening on campus on our events calendar.

Read our Facility Use Policy to learn more about the rules and regulations regarding facility rental.

Rooms and Capacity

Anstaff Bank — 12 people

Arvest Bank — Round Tables, 56 people; Rectangular Tables, 40 people; Double U Shape, 40 people; Hollow Square, 28 people; Chairs Only, 80 people; U-Shape, 24 people.

Equity Bank Room — 29 people

Daniel Sprott Room — Round Tables, 32 people; Rectangular Tables, 18 people; Hollow Square, 12 people; Chairs Only, 35 people; U-Shape, 10 people.

Donna S. Barber Room — Round Tables, 40 people; Rectangular Tables, 18 people; Hollow Square, 16 people; Chairs Only, 40 people; U-Shape, 12 people.

Durand Conference Center — Round Tables, 480 people; Rectangular Tables, 400 people; Chairs Only, 600 people.

Durand Side A — Round Tables, 304 people; Rectangular Tables, 300 people; Chairs Only, 400 people.

Durand Side B — Round Tables, 152 people; Rectangular Tables, 100; Double U Shape, 64 people; Hollow Square, 46 people; Chairs Only, 200 people; U-Shape, 40 people.

Ginny Hammerschmidt Room —  Round Tables, 40 people; Rectangular Tables, 22 people; Hollow Square, 16 people; Chairs Only, 50 people; U-Shape, 12 people.


L.E. Gene Durand Center
Breakout RoomsFor Profit
Half Day
For Profit
Full Day
Half Day
Full Day
Daniel Sprott Room$50$80$35$56
Donna S. Barber Room$50$80$35$56
Ginny Hammerschmidt$60$100$42$70
Arvest Bank$70$120$49$84
Conference Rooms
Equity Bank$60$100$42$70
Anstaff Bank$60$100$42$70
Durand Center
Conference Center(A&B)$400$750$280$525
Conference Side A$300$450$210$315
Conference Side B$200$300$140$210
FedEx Freight Atrium$90$150$63$105

* There is no charge for use of the Atrium if used in conjunction with the Durance Conference Center (A&B).
* Non-Profit — an organization recognized as a 501(c) organization.
Half Day = 4 hours or less
Full Day = over 4 hours but no longer than 8 hours
All events must be completed and cleaned up by midnight.

Additional Charges:

Basic AV Fee — $25 (includes: projector, screen, podium, microphone, dvd, blu-ray, vhs, cd, internet & laptop connections)

Wireless Microphone — $25 (handheld or lapel)

Tablecloths — $4.75 each (all linens are disposable white linen-like cloths)

Dance Floor — $ 100 (30X30 / 900 sq ft)

Setup Change Fee — $25 per additional setup

Excessive Cleanup Fee — $25 per hour

Damage Fee — Cost of repairs to facilities (cost and labor)

Supplemental AV Services, including live video will require contract by third party.

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