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Outdoor Event Spaces

The John A. Delaney Student Union also has several outdoor programming spaces. The Coxwell Amphitheater has a capacity of over 6000 and includes a covered stage, perfect for outdoor concerts and festivals. Osprey Plaza at the Delaney Student Union is a covered area in between the East and West buildings with diverse usage.

COVID-19 Information:

Certain event spaces, equipment, and services will be unavailable during the social distancing period in order to abide by University, state, and CDC guidelines. These options and requirements are subject to change at any time per direction from University administration.

Social Distancing Requirements

  • Masks are required for all attendees. The Student Union will NOT provide masks
  • Attendees must adhere to 6-foot physical distancing at all times
  • Limit use of elevators


  • Limit of 25 people or less in indoor spaces
  • Limit of 50 people or less in outdoor spaces

Event Hours Limitations

  • The Student Union will operate with reduced hours until further notice:
  • Monday - Friday: Event hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed
  • Additional time will be needed between events to clean and sanitize event spaces

Equipment & Service Limitations

  • Unavailable equipment
  • Staging, Dance Floor, Air Stars, Outdoor Screen/Projector, Pipe & drape
  • Lapel Microphones, Gooseneck Microphones, Cocktail Tables
  • Whiteboards & Markers
  • Unavailable Services
  • Dedicated Event Service Assistant requests
  • Service Elevator Use

COVID-19 Outdoor Options:

Osprey Plaza

  • Capacity 50 people
  • Available equipment: tables, folding chairs


  • Capacity 50 people
  • Available equipment: tables, folding chairs

Coxwell Amphitheater

  • Capacity: 50 people
  • Available equipment: tables, folding chairs, basic sound system (speakers, mic on floor stand, adapter)

Library Walkway (tabling only)

  • Capacity: 50 people
  • Available equipment: tables and folding chairs

Peace Plaza (tabling only)

  • Capacity:50 people
  • Available equipment: tables, folding chairs

Tabling map

Osprey Plaza

 Osprey Plaza during market days
 Osprey Plaza food catering
 Osprey Plaza during a presentation


 Osprey plaza front view
 osprey plaza back view


 student union plaza map showing the bookstore and food court located on the West side


Coxwell Amphitheater

 Amphitheater during a concert
 amphitheater during a concert stage view
 students at a concert


 ozzie the osprey on stage
 amphitheater aerial view


 amphitheater map showing the stage and loading dock locations