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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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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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

Happy Thanksgiving!

UWECC sends warm wishes to you and your families this Thanksgiving. In observance of the holiday, Pyle and Lowell Centers will have the following holiday hours:
Pyle Center:
Monday, Nov. 20 – 6:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 21 – 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 22 – 6:30 a.m. -- 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 23 – Closed
Friday, Nov. 24 – 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 25 – Closed
Sunday, Nov. 26 – Closed
Monday, Nov. 27 – 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lowell Center:
Wednesday, Nov. 22 – Building closes at 4:30
Thursday, Nov. 23 – Closed
Friday, Nov. 24 – 7:30am – 4:30pm
Saturday, Nov. 25 – Closed
Sunday, Nov. 26 – Closed
Monday, Nov. 27 – Open at 7:30am
*resume normal building hours this day