Close to downtown, and only twenty minutes to San Francisco and the East Bay, our tranquil campus covers eighty wooded acres in quiet, residential San Rafael. Dominican University of California offers unique venues for small workshops, seminars, and intimate weddings, as well as large conferences, musical concerts, and banquets. Consider Dominican University of California for your next event.


The encircling hills can be viewed from almost everywhere and provide a welcoming atmosphere that encourages both tranquil thoughts and stimulates the exchange of ideas. Our facilities offer flexibility and accommodate 50-500 participants and free parking is available. In the summer, overnight accommodations are available along with venue rentals at summer conference rates

Year-Round VENUE Rentals

Venue rental is based on an 8-hour minimum. 

Angelico Concert Hall


Venue: Angelico Concert Hall

Capacity: 500 people

Room Size: 70 x 55 feet

Rental Fee: $1,900/day




Creekside Room


Venue: Creekside Room

Capacity: 45 - 80 people

Room Size: 40 x 30 feet

Rental Fee: $700/day


Venue:  Edgehill - Garden Room* (see details below)

Capacity: 80 - 100 people

Room Size: 38 x 25 feet

Rental Fee: $900/day


Edgehill Legacy Hall



Venue: Edgehill - Legacy Hall* (see details below)

Capacity: 10- 40 people

Room Size: 38 x 17 feet

Rental Fee: $700/day

Guzman Lecture Hall


Venue: Guzman Lecture Hall

Capacity: 200 people

Room Size: 75 x 58 feet

Rental Fee: $950/day

Meadowlands Assembly Hall


Venue: Meadowlands Assembly Hall

Capacity: 45 - 75 people

Room Size: 38 x 44 feet

Rental Fee: $750/day


Shield Room

Venue: Shield Room
Available only during the summer and winter breaks

Capacity: 225 - 300 people

Room Size: 135 x 52 feet

Rental Fee: $3,000/day


*Edgehill Rooms

Please note that Edgehill Mansion listed pricing (Garden & Legacy Hall Rooms) is for meeting/conference type events only. For weddings, and other gatherings, rental of Edgehill first floor (excluding chapel) will be required (at the discretion of the Events Management Office). The rental fee for the first floor is $2000 and includes outside porch area, foyer, Heritage Hall, Garden & Legacy Rooms. Please contact Events Management Office for further details.


Food Service/Catering

All food service needs must be provided through our contracted on-site caterers, Epicurean Group. Meals are served at Caleruega Hall. For coffee/tea service, refreshment breaks, special meals, please contact the Catering Manager at 415-458-3773 or e-mail


Audiovisual Needs

Special equipment needs beyond those available through Dominican University of California may be rented through a contracted audiovisual company. This company is familiar with all Dominican facilities, please contact the Events Management office for further details.


Fees and Deposit

Half of the rental fee is the non-refundable deposit required to secure your date. The event balance is due 30 days prior to the event.