Event Services

Services(s) Provided Responsible Parties Phone Costs Notes
Building Attendant: A charge is assessed to operate venue after normal set facility hours. Venue Event Coordinator will know specific hours for facility they oversee. Venue Event Coordinator N/A $12 to $18/hour. Check with specific venue for current rates. Each facility has different hours of
Creative Services: Promotional Material Design Creative Services 615-898-2744  Dependent N/A
Custodial Services: Custodial Services hours vary per building. Venue Event Coordinator will contact Facility Services on your behalf to schedule custodial services. N/A  $22/hour with a 2 hour minimum charge. Some facilities have flat custodial
rate. Check with specific venue for
Food Services/Catering: On
campus catering service and tablecloth rental
MT Catering 615-898-2202  Prices will vary on food selection and quantity ordered Based out of JUB and SU.
Greenery/Plant Services: Plants can be delivered and set up at your event. Venue Event Coordinator can put a work order in on your behalf or you can contact directly. 615-898-2546  $50-$150--setup dependent Custodial charges could be incurred for cleanup of greenery after event.
Event Parking: If you need to
block off a few spaces for your
performer or distinguished
Parking Services  615-898-2850

Attendants are $20 per hour

For events held in Parking Lots,
please contact Event Coordination.
Portable Toilet Rental: If having an outdoor event, portable toilets might be needed for your event attendees Event Coordination and Venue Event Coordinator
615-898-5002 Contact Event Coordination

Portable toilet rental arrangements must adhere to University and State contract agreements

Production Services & Audio/Visual reinforcement: If having a guest speaker or large event where audio, staging and video support is needed. Production Services   615-904-8107 $15/hour w/4 hour minimum charge for technician. Other fees assessed for equipment packages. Estimates for services can be provided. 

Tucker Theatre Murphy Center and Student Unions may have separate in-house A/V technicians.  
Promotion & Publicity: News & Media Relations can assist with Event Promotion News & Media Relations 615-898-2919

No charge assessed

University Police & Event Security Venue Event Coordinator will work with University Police and organization for event security needs  N/A  $40/hour with 4 hour minimum N/A  
Campus-Wide Table and Chair Rental Event Coordination 615-898-5002 $1 per chair, $5 per table  Please contact Event Coordination in advance. 
Tent Rental: Tents cannot be staked in the ground without permission due to electrical and data lines that are throughout campus. Event Coordination 615-898-5002  10x10 pop-up --$25 each All tents need TN One Call and
campus approvals, please contact Event Coordination for arrangements.
Trash Service -- Outside: If having an event outside and it is either a large event, event serving food or a long event, trash service may be necessary. Venue Event Coordinator will work with organization and Ground Services for trash can placement and porter to service cans. N/A  $10 per can, per day. $22/hour w/2 hour minimum for porter to service cans during/after event. N/A


There are several on-campus services that are available in order to make an event successful. Please note that costs are associated with logistical needs for events. Account numbers are required for services. Most requests must be made at least 7 business days in advance. Rentals are available on a first-come, first-served basis.