FAQ

 

  • How do I get to the Newman Center?

    The Newman Center address is 2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver, CO 80210. View map
  • Where can I park if I am coming to the Newman Center for a meeting with my event manager or other Newman Center staff?

    Paid parking is available in the Hourly Visitor Lot (Lot 320), located in the lower level of the parking garage at $1.50/hr via cash or credit for a maximum of five (5) hours. Street parking may be available; however please be aware that most side streets are limited to one hour parking.  Visit the Rental Process and Policies page for more parking information and to read about requesting day garage parking permits for you, your staff and/or volunteers.
  • Where can I park to pick up tickets from the Newman Center Box Office?

    There is a 20 minute drop-off/loading zone on the North side of the building on Iliff Ave. Street parking may be available; however please be aware that most side streets are limited to one hour parking. Visit the Rental Process and Policies page for more parking information.
  • What are the Box Office hours?

    Monday-Friday: 10am-4pm
    Saturday: 12pm-4pm (Sept – May)

    1 hour prior to all ticketed events

  • May people bring bottled water into the performance venues?

    Yes, bottled water with a cap is allowed. However, other drinks such as juice or soda are not allowed, even if they are bottled.
  • How much is my deposit and when is it due?

    New Clients: 50% of the total Estimate of Expenses (EOE) due at time of signing the contract plus the remainder of the EOE ten business days prior to the event.

    Returning Clients: 50% of the total Rental Rate due at time of signing the contract

  • What is a Certificate of Good Standing?

    A Certificate of Good Standing proves that your organization is a legal and real entity registered with the State Government. It gives the Newman Center the correct legal name which will appear on your contract, and it shows that your organization has filed all its paperwork in a timely manner to the State. For more information about Colorado, visit Certificates of Good Standing, and enter your organization’s legal name to do a search.

    Click here for a sample Certificate of Good Standing.

  • Does the Newman Center have internet access I can use?

    Yes – you will need a guest access code in order to use the wireless internet in the Newman Center. Please notify your event manager seven days prior to your event that you will need a code(s) on the day(s) of your event. Please indicate how many users will need access to the internet.
  • Who should I contact at the Newman Center regarding lost and found items?

    Please contact the Box Office at 303-871-7720, option 1 on the menu.
  • As an out of town client or guest of the Newman Center, does the University of Denver have any special rates available for local hotels?

    The Newman Center has two hotel sponsors located within a 10-15 minute drive of the venue which both have special rates based on availability.  When making a reservation, be sure to let the hotel know you found out about them through the Newman Center at DU and you are inquiring about the DU Rate.

    Courtyard by Marriott, Denver Cherry Creek
    1475 South Colorado Blvd.
    Denver, CO 80222
    Hotel Phone and Reservations: 303-757-8797 or 1-888-236-2427
    Fax: 303-758-0704

    Contact Name: John Downing, Sales Manager
    Contact Phone: 303-757-8797 x241
    Email: John.Downing@marriott.com

    DU Rate: $129.00, based on availability
    Click here to visit their website.

    Embassy Suites Denver Southeast
    7525 E. Hampden Ave.
    Denver, CO 80231
    Hotel Phone and Reservations: 303-696-6644
    Fax: 303-696-8580

    Contact Name: Tony Sprouse, Director of Sales and Marketing
    Contact Phone: 303-923-4055
    Email: Tony.Sprouse@wcghotels.com

    DU Rate: $110 Sun-Wed, $99 Thurs-Sat, based on availability
    Click here to visit their website.

    In addition to these two Newman Center sponsor hotels, there are hotel options around the city through the University including locations downtown.  For a complete listing of these locations and rates, click here.

  • As an out of town client or guest of the Newman Center, does the University of Denver have any special rates or information for local transportation options?

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car – Call 303.757.3475 and mention DU discount code NA12DU
    Coach America – Call 303.421.2780 x106 and mention DU special for 10% off
    Super Shuttle – Call 800.525.3177 or Book online at www.SuperShuttle.com
    ExecuCar – Call 800.410.4444 or Book online at www.ExecuCar.com
    Airport Boulevard Company Shuttle – Call 303.696.9559
    Metro Taxi – Call 303.333.3333
    Yellow Cab – Call 303.777.7777