Host an Event

Located by the beautiful Biscayne Bay, the Wolfe University Center (WUC) is the smart solution for your meeting and special event needs. Holding your event on our campus provides a unique and beautiful backdrop to your event. Whether you are planning an event for 5 people or 500 people, we can accommodate your needs.

Why choose Wolfe University Center:

  • Close proximity to beaches and major shopping and attractions.
  • Convenient location for your Miami-Dade and Broward guests
  • Professional staff dedicated to the success of your event.

Plan your event

Requests for event space are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. Use the online reservation system for fast and easy event booking. If you need help with this process, please call 305-919-4719.


The Wolfe University Center is a multipurpose building consisting of theater, meeting rooms, and ballrooms. Other features include:

  • ATM, bank, cafeteria, and convenience store located on-site
  • Ample parking available

Mary Ann Wolfe Theater

The Mary Ann Wolfe Theater is a multi-purpose facility that seats approximately 300 and hosts a variety of different concerts, performances, movie screenings and other events. Built in 1978, the Mary Ann Wolfe theater transformed from just a lecture hall into a performing arts space, becoming a home to both student and community gatherings. 

Social gatherings and weddings

The Wolfe University Center is North Miami's best kept secret with their stunning views of Biscayne Bay. Our facility features a grand ballroom with a scenic terrace, and spaces for smaller gatherings. When you booking your event at the Wolfe University Center, you will have access to the following amenities.

  • A daily room rental allowing for valuable preparation time prior to the start of your event. The room is yours for the entire day, so you don't have to worry about other events running late, and taking valuable preparation time.
  • Competitive pricing for the general public which includes furniture such as tables, chairs, staging and dance floor.
  • You may use our in-house caterer, Panther Premiere Events & Catering, or bring your own without any penalties. You can also pick from our list of preferred caterers.
  • Flexibility in catering options – use the university’s preferred list or bring a caterer or your choosing.

Event services

Contact WUC Special Events

  • Audiovisual services

    The WUC Audio Visual team is available to provide the audio-visual/multi-media equipment and services necessary to meet the needs of events held in and around the Wolfe University Center.

    You can request basic audio, visual, and media equipment at the time a room reservation is made with the Wolfe University Center Office reservations staff. Our A/V staff of qualified individuals will be happy to assist you with your requests. Please contact us directly at 305-919-4076.

    The A/V team operates during the building's hours of operation with extended hours of service as required by events. Depending on the technical needs, A/V technicians can be added for the duration of your event.*

    *Subject to an additional cost.

  • Event catering


    Option 1: Use our in-house caterer, Panthère Catering

    Panther Premiere Events & Catering is located on the premises and can provide you with a customized menu that takes into consideration your budget and your specific needs. Using Panther Premiere Events & Catering will allow you to have peace of mind that every detail is taken care of right where your event is taking place.

    To contact Panthère Catering, call 305-919-5322.

    Option 2: Use one of our preferred vendors

    After careful consideration, the University developed a list of caterers who are authorized to provide services for FIU. The caterers listed represent a variety of providers whose service offerings, cuisine, and business models are best suited to serve the FIU community.

    View the preferred vendors list here.

    Option 3: Bring your own caterer

    Please let us know in advance if you choose this option. Additional documentation is required and must be approved prior to finalizing your event.