Dahnke Ballroom


Duncan Student Center


Due to University Guidelines regarding physical distancing, reservation capacity subject to change based on layout and proposed activity. Reservations require advance notice of at least two weeks.

Security Needs

Notre Dame Security Police may be needed depending on events. Discuss the event with your Activities Liaison to determine security needs.


A variety of room configurations are available: 

  • Lecture/Theater Seating: 960 seats
  • Banquet Seating: 580 seats
  • Concert (standing): 1,200
  • Fair: 80 tables

The room may also be divided in half to accommodate multiple events. 

The room is also equipped with: 

  • Flat Panel Video Display 
  • In-room LCD Projector

Please email duncansc@nd.edu to discuss setup and options. 




Additional costs may be incurred from Catering, General Services, and any outside contracted vendors used.