South Lawn West

A rectangular lawn enclosed by a short hedge.

About the Space:

The South Lawns are located on lower campus, between Butler Library and College Walk. The West Lawn is adjacent to Lerner Hall, the Journalism Building and Furnald Lawn.

  • Maximum Occupancy: 2,500
  • Nearest Restrooms: Butler Library, Lerner Hall, Journalism
  • Restrictions:
    • Grilling is not permitted.
    • Guests may not wear cleats.
    • Only one of the two South Lawns may be reserved per day.

Who Can Book This Venue:

This space is open for community use without a reservation.

Recommended Uses:

This space is frequently used for high-profile student events including graduation, receptions, and concerts. Tents are permitted, and it can be reserved with Butler Plaza for barbecue events. Alcohol service is available for this venue.