Room and Facilities Rentals

Office of Facilities Marketing and Event Management 

George M. Smart Track Schedule

Event Venue Reservation Request Form 


 Cultural Arts Room in Serrick
Cultural Arts Room in Serrick

Banquet Hall and Conference Center Rentals

Whether you are looking for a place to hold your next business meeting, or planning that special occasion, the Defiance College campus offers excellent gathering places to meet your needs and budget.

Businesses, organizations and individuals may rent space for:

  • Conferences and Retreats
  • Luncheons/dinners
  • Bridal Showers
  • Anniversaries
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Graduation Parties
  • Reunions
  • & more 

View our Facilities and Events brochure 


Hubbard Banquet Room in Serrick
Hubbard Hall in Serrick

Defiance College Is Your All-Inclusive Event Partner

In addition to our many rentable banquet rooms and meeting spaces, the Defiance College Events Department is here to help you with all of your needs, for every type of occasion. From audio visual equipment, teleconferencing, and other technological support, to catering, room set-ups, and decorations, we are your one stop shop.

More information on catering 


George M. Smart Athletic Center
George M. Smart Athletic Center

Athletic Events and Sports Facilities

Athletic facilities can also be used for school and community sports teams and practices.  The 4,000-seat Justin F. Coressel Stadium features synthetic turf playing surface, an NCAA-approved outdoor track, an athletic training room, and a full working pressbox with webcasting capabilities.  During inclement weather, the George M. Smart Athletic Center features all the requirements needed for hosting indoor track and field competitions and also has four tennis courts, two batting cages, and fitness center.

View our Facilities and Events brochure 


Serrick Front Quad with Tent
Serrick Front Quad with Tent

Summer Camps and Retreats

With two separate Residence Halls, each 3 floors, and with a capacity of 450 students Defiance College is the perfect place for your overnight camp / retreat. 

With access to our athletic facilities, meeting spaces, catering and more, Defiance College is the perfect place for:

  • Sports Camps and Retreats
  • Band Camps
  • Youth Groups
  • Teambuilding and Leadership Programs


In addition to bringing out your own Camp Program, be sure to check out Defiance College’s camping programs:

Athletic Camps
Hench Autism Studies Summer Camp
Detectives of Defiance: Got Clue Camp 

Contact

Becky Follett
Facilities and Events Coordinator
419-783-2585
rfollett@defiance.edu