University of chester facilities

University of chester facilities


As a Higher Education venue, the University of Chester is able to offer an extensive range of facilities and resources for your event.

Chester campus

On our Chester campus, conference facilities are varied in capacity and environment, ranging from halls seating over 400, to plenary and syndicate rooms for one-to-one meetings and upwards. State-of-the-art tiered lecture theatres from 102 up to 300 delegates are also available. We also offer exhibition and display areas for use in conjunction with a conference or as a separate event.

You will be pleased to discover that our experienced AV technicians offer full support along with a range of cutting-edge audio visual equipment such as DVD/video/audio playback equipment, microphones, fixed/portable PA systems, screens, monitors, laptops and multimedia presenters.

As an overview, facilities on our Chester campus are as follows:

BestModern venue in corner of Chester campus
  • Large comfortable lecture theatre with 4 breakout rooms close by
  • Large foyer area outside lecture theatre
  • Excellent parking in immediate vicinity
BeswickMedium-sized mature venue offering comfort and character at heart of chester campus
  • Tiered lecture theatres of 100 and 142 capacity
  • Breakout rooms and foyer
BinksLarge modern venue at heart of Chester campus
  • State-of-the-art lecture theatres of 160 and 300 seat capacity
  • Several breakout rooms with moving walls for flexible layouts including exhibitions
  • Lifts, Wi-Fi access, high quality catering outlet, parking
ChritchleyModern venue in corner of Chester campus
  • Several modern seminar rooms of various capacities across 2 floors with lift
  • A number of computer suites
  • Excellent parking in immediate vicinity
CloistersSeveral spacious seminar rooms with full AV and flexible layouts
  • Excellent location near centre of Chester campus

University of chester facilities

Large modern sports hall in corner of Chester campus ideal for exhibitions

  • Approaching 1,000 square metres floor space
  • Excellent parking and accessibility
  • Very close to Chritchley and Best venues
MolloyLarge Hall type venue in centre of Chester campus
  • Auditorium space offers large stage and seating of up to 400
  • AV equipment with massive 8×2 metre screen
  • Accessible venue with attractive foyer area and parking close by
KingswayA specially developed facility for the creative arts.  10 minutes from the main campus.
  • Seminar rooms fully equipped with the lastest equipment.
  • Modern Lecture theatre seating 257.
  • Fully accessbile with lifts and ample parking.
WestminsterA new, modern facility in the corner of Chester campus
  • Variety of comfortable modern seminar rooms
  • 2 lecture theatres seating up to 100 people
  • Excellent parking and accessibility with lift
  • High quality catering outlet

University of chester facilities

Riverside Campus

Occupying a prestigious waterfront location, Riverside houses a number of meeting rooms, lecture spaces and classrooms with modern facilities.
In addition to the specific facilities listed above, we also offer accommodation both on and off campus, en-suite or standard, for those wishing to book a residential event. Catering is provided by our experienced in-house team either at the chosen venue or in one of our large dining halls on site. In terms of leisure we can offer a state-of the-art fitness suite, swimming pool, astroturf and more!