Facilities Rental - Downtown Milwaukee Campus


Cooley Auditorium Cooley Auditorium
C Auditorium C Building Auditorium
M605 6th Floor Conference Center

Cooley Theater

With space for 1,800 guests, Cooley Theater offers high-tech presentation equipment and other amenities including:

  • Three wall-sized projection screens
  • Wireless internet access
  • State-of-the-art lighting and sound systems
  • Video teleconferencing capabilities
  • Spacious, comfortable seating
  • Fully dressed stage and orchestra pit
  • Well-equipped backstage dressing rooms
  • Equipment for the hearing impaired
  • Convenient parking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Air conditioned

Cooley Theater hosts high school graduation ceremonies, theatrical performances, corporate seminars, awards ceremonies, church events, film screenings, keynote speeches and public appearances of celebrities and elected officials. The theater is located on the second floor of the Main Building at the Downtown Milwaukee Campus.

C Building Auditorium (formerly Alumni Auditorium)

The auditorium holds up to 330 people. This venue offers top-tier amenities including:

  • Two-way audio and video teleconferencing
  • Projection screen
  • In-house sound and lighting system
  • Fully dressed stage
  • Backstage dressing rooms
  • Equipment for the hearing impaired
  • Convenient parking
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Air conditioning
  • Loading dock accessibility

The auditorium is located on the second floor of the C Building at the Downtown Milwaukee Campus.


6th Floor Conference Center

MATC's 6th Floor Conference Center is ideal for corporate presentations, annual meetings, awards ceremonies, social receptions, civic gatherings and community group activities. Catering options include beverage and snack service, buffet lunches and dinners, and bar service.

Conference rooms can be set up in various configurations to meet your needs. All three conference rooms are quiet, well-lit and comfortable. Room M616 seats up to 100 people. Rooms M612 and M614 can seat up to 25 people individually or about 40 people when combined into one large room. There is a divider wall that can be opened or closed based on you group needs. Catering service is available.

The 6th Floor Conference Center and Conference Rooms are conveniently located in the Main Building of the Downtown Milwaukee Campus.


Groups from 10-35 can host their activities and meetings in several campus classrooms at the Downtown Milwaukee Campus. Many are equipped with multimedia technology for enhanced learning experiences. Catering service is not available in classrooms.

Downtown Milwaukee Campus Facility Rentals

700 West State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1443

Tony Tagliavia, Chief Marketing Officer 

Sheree Hagler, Coordinator, College Events
414-297-6703, haglere@matc.edu

Tassia Jackson, Administrative Assistant II

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