Lowell Center

Steps from the shopping, dining and vibrant nightlife of downtown Madison, Lowell Center's comfortable guest rooms and modern amenities promise a pleasurable getaway.

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Pyle Center

Overlooking the shores of Lake Mendota, Pyle Center offers visitors 135,000 square feet of comfortable meeting spaces, 8-hour chairs, rooftop terraces and more.

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Let UW-Extension Conference Centers‘ comprehensive conference-building services help you set the stage for a memorable, successful event. Our internationally-renowned experts have facilitated thousands of the continuing education and professional development programs and events over the last 50 years, from hour-long meetings to week long multi site conferences.

“If I ever chair another national event, I will insist on working with the Extension Conference Center staff, confident that I would be working with the best.”
-Outreach Scholarship Conference Attendee

Featured News & Events

Crazylegs Run/Walk 2018

Saturday, April 28, Crazylegs Run/Walk will take place.  The race will be down in the campus area from State Street through Library Mall and onto Park Street. If you will be traveling to or from Pyle or Lowell Centers for events or hotel rooms, please make arrangements for expected delays and road closures between approximately 10 am and 1 pm.  For further information, see the Crazylegs website at http://www.crazylegsclassic.com/course-info/.

Lowell Center Art Exhibit

Check out the current art exhibit “Nuances in Nature” by Jennifer Peters from March 3 through April 30, 2018. Ms. Peters' images are mostly printed on larger canvases to bring to the forefront the bold and delicate textures of our natural surroundings.