About Us

Student Center & Event Services provides the campus community and its guests with a variety of services and venues for social, recreational, cultural, and educational pursuits and is the primary resource for individuals/groups interested in holding a meeting, seminar, summer conference program or other event at UC Irvine.

VIP Event Services*: 949.351.7736

*On the day of your event, our staff are on call to assist with your needs. Service limitations and additional fees may apply. (Available 7 days a week from 7:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. except University holidays)


To inspire all of our campus guests through the promise that comes from serving others.


Foster the academic, social and cultural mission of the university with student involvement and development opportunities via employment and mentoring outside the classroom in a world-class facility offering year-round conference and event production services.


  • Excellence – To go beyond what is necessary and to excel in all of our services.
  • Fun – To create an enjoyable environment through the balance of work and life.
  • Innovation – To be a model for best practices through creative solutions.
  • Integrity – A commitment to be honest and sincere from the relationships we form to the services we provide.
  • Respect – We will be open and understanding of others in all our actions and deeds. Treat others as we expect to be treated.
  • Teamwork – Coordinated effort of the group, acting in the best interest of the common cause, selflessly looking to the good of the whole instead of the individual.


Interact. Learn. Enjoy.

Quality Service Standards

  1. Safety – Provide all campus guests a secure venue and genuine sense of well-being.
  2. Hospitality – Serve every guest with a friendly and accommodating disposition.
  3. Education – Facilitate social, cultural, professional and academic growth.
  4. Efficiency – Ensure processes are effective in maximizing SCES resources and operations.