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Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center

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Open Hours

Come by for a tour, visit the art gallery, read a zine in the zine library, use a public computer station, print (up to 10 pages free!) or just hang out! Or schedule an appointment by contacting us at 217-666-7628 or [email protected]

Friday  -  2:00pm-5:00pm
Saturday  -  2:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday  -  2:00pm-5:00pm
Monday - Thursday -  Closed

 


Our Event Space 

The UC-IMC venue is 4500 SF with 299 capacity. This provides an opportunity to hold performances, church gatherings, conferences, workshops, art exhibits and other events on-site at hourly or daily rates. Find out more about rates and reservations on our Booking FAQ page.

Our main event space is complete with a stage, lighting and sound equipment. Access is through the front doors (up the front steps) or south ramp entrance. The main floor is wheelchair accessible and there is an all-gender, accessible bathroom. You can call 217.344-8820 if you have any accessibility questions or email [email protected]

Meeting Spaces

We have beautiful, comfortable meeting spaces with WI-FI. Please note, our meeting spaces are not enclosed.

The Main Space (Stage)

 

  • Raised, accessible stage
  • Lighting and sound equipment for a small additional cost (Or you can bring your own)
  • Projector and screen can also be arranged for a small additional cost (Or you can bring your own)
  • Size: 2500 square feet 
  • The Gallery space is directly connected to the Main Space
  • The Sunroom is accessed through the Main Space as well
  • Moveable walls may be available to allow you to configure the spaces
  • 15 tables and ~200 chairs available for use

The Sunroom

  

  • Sunny (hence the name Sunroom) and quieter.
  • Size: 2300 square feet
  • Connected to the IMC Main Space
  • 15 tables and ~200 chairs available for use
  • Projector and screen can also be arranged for a small additional cost (Or you can bring your own)
  • Moveable walls may be available to allow you to configure the spaces

Gallery Space

 

  • Approx. 400 square feet of windowed space between the Sun Room and Main Space.
  • Consider showing your artwork here! We welcome your display free of charge -- people can visit your display during our normal open hours.
  • We do charge hourly fees for opening or closing events, as these are not usually during our regular hours of operation.
  • The UCIMC collects a percentage of all sales.