Special Venues

The following University athletic facilities and unique venues are available for conferences, events, and camps that require more than a traditional meeting space or classroom.


James B. Delamater Activity Center

  • Weight room
  • Elevated indoor jogging track
  • Racquetball courts
  • Extensive indoor basketball/volleyball courts


Aquatics Center

  • NCAA competition outdoor pool (heated)
  • 25-meter indoor pool
  • Locker rooms and shower facilities


Intramural Fields

  • 6 acres of grass sports fields
  • Several fields may be lighted for nighttime use
  • Sporting equipment available

Athletic Facilities

  • Aggie Memorial Stadium
  • Presley Askew Baseball Field
  • NMSU Softball Complex
  • NMSU Soccer Field
  • Track and Field Complex
  • Tennis Center
  • Equestrian center

Pan American Center

Limited Availability, view the Special Events site for info

  • 13,000 seat multi-purpose arena
  • Adaptable for speaking series events or set-ups for attendess of 1,500+
  • Capable of hosting the most technical concerts as well as championship athletic events
  • Ample parking and easy access

Atkinson Recital Hall

Limited Availability during summer months, ask your Conference Coordinator for assistance.

  • Home of the Las Cruces Symphony
  • Comfortable seating for 500
  • Ideal venue for concerts, lectures and presentations

Golf Course Banquet Room & Patio

  • Comfortable meeting space for 168
  • Complete dining and bar services
  • Patio Overlooks the University’s golf course
  • Ideal for Weddings, Receptions & Special Events

The 3rd Floor Bistro

  • Located in the Stan Fulton Athletic Center, three stories above Aggie Memorial Stadium with panoramic views of campus and the Organ Mountains
  • Indoor space for 112 with access to Patio
  • Complete dining facilities and bar
  • An intimate venue for your special event