Conaway Center

1104 S Wabash, Chicago IL 60605

The Conaway Center is an open layout, multi-purpose events space and student hangout area. The space has an open floor plan, making it customizable for many types of events. Appropriate events include concerts, dance, theater, panel discussions, job fairs, conferences, and fashion shows. 

Important Note: The Conaway is an open space for students at all times.  We do not block the space off for rehearsals, soundchecks, or private events.  Please keep in mind that any activities that are planned in this space may be witnessed by members of the Columbia community and that DEPS will not approve requests to block off the space for privacy. 

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Mon-Fri: 7am - 11pm, Sat 8am - 6pm, Sun 10am - 6pm


Upcoming Events

Black Student Union Presents: Ebony Ball, Paris In The Spring

Black Student Union Presents: Ebony Ball, Paris... 4/27 7pm

In celebration of 30 YEARS of Black Excellence, Pride and Strong Foundation, Columbia College Chicago’s Black Student Union is hosting its annual Ebony Ball...

Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling MA Research Celebration

Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling MA... 5/10 7pm

Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling MA students will present their social sciences research and thesis projects in a traditional poster session...

Manifest: Ensemble Performances

Manifest: Ensemble Performances 5/11 2am

The Music department proudly presents its top ensmebles, which will perform in stylistically diverse genres ranging from R&B, Pop Rock, and Jazz to Gospel,...

Recent Events

Somos Latinx 4/13/2018

Live Band Karaoke 4/12/2018

ReneGala 4/6/2018

Yule Ball 2/16/2018

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Erika Kooda

Erika Kooda left a positive review 4/13/2016

So awesome! The opening acts were great warm-ups and it was neat to see fellow students alongside Hari Kondabolu. Proud that our school offers opportunities to see major names like this for free!

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