• Building Closed to Campus Visitors

    Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Trinity University buildings and facilities are currently closed to the public. Buildings are locked 24/; TigerCards will allow access to the following building during the times:

    7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Faculty and Staff)
    8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Students)

    Closed (Faculty and Staff)
    Closed (Students)

    View additional hours for other Laurie Auditorium spaces.


The Laurie Auditorium building plays an important role in both campus and community life. It is the largest venue on campus seating 2,709 spectators. Inside, you'll find the Sid W. Richardson Communications CenterKRTU-97.1 FM, Tiger TV, and the Department of Communications. Trinity's spring and winter commencement ceremonies are held in Laurie Auditorium each year.

Trinity-sponsored lectures and events are open to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the San Antonio community. 

Inside the Venue

Events and Booking Information

Upcoming Events

  • Trinity University events are going virtual!

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most University events will be in virtual format in accordance with health and safety guidelines.​​​​ This decision reflects the University’s desire to protect members of the Trinity community as well as guests and visitors, both on campus or at Trinity-sponsored events off campus.

      Events Calendar →

Ticket Information

Events at Laurie Auditorium

Tickets for all Laurie Auditorium events may be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com or at the auditorium box office. Phone reservations are not taken for any events. The box office accepts cash, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover for events at Laurie Auditorium.

San Antonio Events

Tickets may be purchased for other San Antonio venues' Ticketmaster events with cash only.

Box Office Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Booking Information

Events at Laurie Auditorium can be requested through the Office of Conferences and Special Events.


Directions and Parking

Address: One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212


Directions to Laurie Auditorium:

Parking and Accessibility

General Parking

The Laurie Auditorium Parking Garage has designated levels for permit holders and visitor parking on the Orange level and Lot B. TUPD is available and onsite during every event to help guide to the appropriate parking areas. 

Accessibility Accommodations

Laurie Auditorium Parking Garage has elevators and has accessible parking spaces available on all levels.

Reserved Seating
Reserved wheelchair and accessible seating in all the venues.

Assisted Listening Devices
Devices may be obtained free of charge at the box office prior to the event, but patrons are required to leave a photo ID, to be claimed upon return of the device.

Closed Captioning
Closed Captioning available for certain performances.

Laurie Auditorium is wheelchair accessible at all building entrances. There are two wheelchair ramps, one is located on the west side of the auditorium, closest to the library and the other is located in the courtyard.

There are two elevators located in the auditorium with braille signage. One located near the east end of the auditorium and the other is located at the main center of the auditorium.

For further assistance, please call the Trinity University Police Department at 210-999-7070.

Downloadable Maps


    Speakers and Series

    Each year, Trinity University enriches the local and campus community through a variety of lectures, events, and series. Notable visitors include Madeleine Albright, Salman Rushdie, Tony Blair, Doris Kearns Goodwin, John Cleese, and Thomas Friedman.