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Rockwell Hall

Rockwell Hall exterior


1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
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Venue Uses
Meetings, Conferences, Performances,
Film Screenings, Lectures, Awards Ceremonies


Weekdays 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Weekends & evenings are available upon special request only.

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Buffalo State was founded in 1871. Rockwell Hall, a campus landmark is home to the 850- seat Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall, Ciminelli Recital Hall (a state-of-the art performance and teaching space), classrooms, computer labs, dance studios, administrative offices, performance spaces, practice rooms, and a second-floor cafe and lounge. Rockwell Hall is also the setting for many of Buffalo State's long-standing traditional ceremonies including Academic and Honors convocations. The Art Conservation and Music departments are also found in Rockwell Hall.


Rockwell Hall Rooms

Audience view of Cimineli Recital Hall

Cimineli Recital Hall

Standard Room Layout: Theatre/Studio

Capacity: 300



Audience view of the Performing Arts Center

Performing Arts Center 

Standard Room Layout: Theatre

Capacity: 865

Rockwell 201 layout


Room 201

Standard Room Layout: Classroom

Capacity: 30


Rockwell 204 layout

Rockwell 301 layout

Room 204

Standard Room Layout: Classroom

Capacity: 34



Room 301

Standard Room Layout: Classroom

Capacity: 36

Similar Rooms:  Rockwell 302 ,Rockwell 303, Rockwell 304, Rockwell 305, Rockwell 306



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1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Cleveland Hall 319 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-6114 •  Fax: (716) 878-6127