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. 

 2019 People and Place Award's  25 Year Distinguished Building Award Recipient

Full audience for on stage performance in Laurie Auditorium
Hours of operation

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  

Inside the Venue

Events and Booking Information

Upcoming Events

Ticket & Booking Information

Events at Laurie Auditorium

For ticket or booking information, please contact us at laurieauditorium@trinity.edu.


Directions and Parking

Address: One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212

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.

Accessibility Information – Campus Map
Check out the accessibility section on Trinity's campus map for information about accessible parking and entrances. Use the way finding feature to see accessible paths across campus.


    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.