Special Events plans and implements major events on campus fundamental to the image of the University. These events emphasize University growth, recognition and appreciation for the accomplishments of students, prospective students, faculty, employees and alumni. Special Events creates recognition for special friends and donors of the University, student academic honors convocations, legislative support, USI Foundation meetings, Board of Trustees meetings and commencement exercises. This office promotes USI as a summer conference site to student and professional groups seeking meeting, recreational, sleeping and dining facilities for multi-day conferences.
The office of Special Events includes the offices of Scheduling Services, Conference and Meeting Planning and facility management for the University Center.
Special Events maintains a calendar of major events scheduled in the Evansville community. When contemplating an event, sponsors may call this office at 812-464-1930 to avoid scheduling conflicts with these community events.