Host your next event at TIU!

Located just 20 minutes north of beautiful Chicago and right off of I-94, Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois is the perfect location for your next conference, business meeting, or banquet. Our facilities represent a quiet and inviting atmosphere that can accommodate a wide range of groups from 10 to 600 people.

Your event is of the utmost importance to us. Our event services staff is here to provide you with the best possible customer service by helping you plan every detail of your event.

Have you visited our campus before? If not, we hope you’ll check out some images of our facilities.

We also would love to show you around! Please reach out to us directly at [email protected] or 847-317-7133

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Professional catering services

Breakfast Snacks and Refreshments
Lunch Entrées Light Luncheons
Gourmet Salads Themed Buffet
Hors d’oeuvres Dinner Entrées
Desserts Beverages

State-of-the-art facilities

Meeting & Board Rooms

Nyberg Executive Meeting Room


Occupancy: 30 guests
Amenities: Large flat screen television with laptop capabilities.

Heritage Meeting Room


Occupancy: 10 guests
Amenities: Portable projector and screen (optional)

Rockford Room


Occupancy: 18 guests
Amenities: Presentation flat screen television with laptop capabilities.

Auditoriums & Event Halls

ATO Chapel


Theater seating: 600 guests
Amenities: Built-in technology including microphones, overhead projector, DVD, and laptop capabilities

Melton Hall


Theater seating: 270 guests
Buffet or seated meal: 220 guests
Amenities: Built-in technology including microphone, overhead projector, DVD, and laptop capabilities

Hinkson Hall


Theater seating: 200 guests
Buffet or seated meal: 140 guests
Amenities: Built-in technology including microphone, overhead projectors, VCR/DVD, and laptop capabilities.

Lantern Lounge


Buffet or seated meal: 80 guests
Amenities: Portable projector and screen



Smart Classrooms


Occupancies vary by classroom.

Lecture Classrooms


Occupancies vary by classroom.

Dining Hall​

Hawkins Dining Hall


Occupancy: 325 guests
Amenities: Salad bar, brick oven, and hot food stations

Residential Conferences

All of our dorms are available for conference accommodations during the summer months. Each residential building is conveniently located near meeting and dining facilities, to complement your conference needs. Many of our dorms include community spaces, floor lounges, laundry facilities, and recreation rooms. All residence halls are equipped with central air-conditioning.

Technology and Media Services

Most of our meeting spaces have the very latest, built-in audiovisual equipment.  Our on-site audiovisual professionals can handle any request, from a simple laptop hook-up to the most sophisticated videoconferencing needs. It is our desire to provide you with superior service for your media needs, in order to make your event a complete success. Technology items for rent include:

  • Audio and Video Conversion
  • Audio and Video Recording and Editing
  • CD and DVD Duplication
  • Laptops and Accesories
  • Large Sound System
  • LED Light Kit (individual lights and full light kit)
  • Live Internet Streaming
  • Medium and Small Sound Systems
  • Mobile Flat Screen Display
  • Mobile Video Conferencing Cart
  • Projectors and Screens
  • VGA Cable (50 ft)
  • Wireless Hand-Held Microphone
  • Wireless Lavalier Microphone
  • Wired Microphones


  • 25′ Network Cable
  • Black and White Printing Per Page
  • Color Laser Printing Per Page
  • CDR’s with or without Protective Sleeve
  • DVDR’s with or without Protective Sleeve
  • Network Switches


Reserve Your Event

Get Started planning your event or conference at Trinity today!

Submit an Event Inquiry

Contact the Event Services at:

Phone: 847-317-7133
Email: [email protected]