Loma Pelona Center

Loma Pelona Exterior Photo

The Loma Pelona Center is a multipurpose facility located on the west side of the main campus near Manzanita Village. The 8,000-square-foot layout includes two auditorium style rooms with sliding partitions, audiovisual equipment, and restrooms. An outdoor patio offers spectacular views of the campus lagoon.

Room Capacities

Room Size (Sq. Ft.) Classroom Lecture Banquet (8)
1100 2,244 72 140 120
1108 2,150 72 140 120



Rates for On-campus Groups

Room Up to 3 Hours Additional Hours Room Setup* Additional Labor**
1100 $250 $50/hour $125 $25/hour
1108 $250 $50/hour $125 $25/hour

Rates for Off-Campus Groups

Room Up to 3 Hours Additional Hours Room Setup* Additional Labor**
1100 $450 $90/hour $125 $25/hour
1108 $450 $90/hour $125 $25/hour

*Room setup fee applied if room setup differs from standard 70 chair lecture setup

**One staff member is always present at Loma Pelona when an event is occurring. If additional staff members are needed during an event, there is an additional fee.

Media Equipment

The following audiovisual equipment is available in the main Loma Pelona multi-purpose rooms:


  • Microphones: (1) wired on podium and (2) wireless (handheld or lavalier/lapel)
  • Laptop connection to monitors and projector for video and sound
  • Blu-Ray/DVD Player
  • 3.5mm input (headphone jack) for phone connection


  • 1 x projection screen with 159” screen equivalent in the front of the room
  • 2 x 52” monitors in the front of the room
  • 2 x 70” monitors in the middle of the room
  • 2 x 52” monitors in the back of the room
A/V Charge
PA System (Audio Only) Free
Video Media (data projector, displays) $150/day/room
Indoor Round Tables - 66" (15 available) $8/table/day
Outdoor Round Tables - 60"  $8/table/day
Classroom Tables - 6'x18" (48 available) $8/table/day
Umbrellas - 9' $40/umbrella/day
*Furniture Rental Storage Fee (details below) $200/weekend

* There is a $200 Furniture Rental Storage Fee if you rent furniture from Furniture Services, Bright Event Rentals, etc., and we store it for you in the Loma Pelona Center over all or a portion of the weekend.  Furniture rentals for a weekend event cannot be delivered before 1:00pm on Friday and must be removed by noon on Monday (or earlier if possible).

Cancellations will be accepted up to three (3) days before the event. Cancellations less than three (3) days before the event will be charged a $250.00 cancellation fee.

You may place a hold on one of the LPC rooms as a backup facility, but there will be a fee ($100 for on-campus groups and $200 for off-campus groups) if the hold is released fewer than 30 days before the event takes place.  If the held room is used for the event, all standard facility fees will apply.

All reservation requests must be submitted at least 12 days in advance. The Loma Pelona Center is not available for reservations during Finals Week, Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, or Spring Break.

UCSB Campus Catering is the exclusive caterer for all campus facilities and maintains first right of refusal for all catering at our campus sites.

  • Beach (4 minutes)
  • University Center (6 minutes)
  • Carrillo Dining Commons (1 minute)
  • Parking Structure 22 (5 minutes)
  • Bus Circle (12 minutes)