West Conference Center

West Cottages Interior

The West Conference Center offers a secluded setting ideal for campus affiliated retreats, meetings and social functions. This space offers maximum flexibility for your event and includes two multi-purpose rooms, two breakout spaces, and restrooms.


The West Conference Center is only available for UCSB campus departments and organizations, and reservations must be made at least ten business days prior to the event.


Room Max Capacity Lecture Capacity Banquet Capacity
Large Room 200 114 85
Small Room 98 46 34


$100/day (entire facility)

Media Equipment

The facility has one projection screen, but UCSB departments must bring their own audiovisual equipment or contact Instructional Development's Event Services team to arrange equipment rental.

Facility Features

  • Wireless internet, 128 plastic chairs, 24 soft chairs, 6 six-foot tables, 4 round tables, 2 loveseats
  • Please note that the West Conference Center is a self-serve facility, which means that groups are responsible for arranging the furniture as needed for their event, rearranging it back to the original setup after the event, coordinating their own media, etc.


  • Users must follow all campus parking regulations.
  • All vehicles must park in designated parking areas.
  • UCSB Staff and Faculty permits are valid at the West Conference Center.
  • Visitor parking permits can be purchased from the pay station if needed.


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