General Information

The Convocation Center is a state of the art facility with capacity ranging from 3,500-to 4,100 patrons. It is located on beautiful University of South Carolina Aiken Campus. It features a first class VIP Room, sponsored by Dumpster Depot, with a capacity up to 200 patrons. It also features multiple electronic scoreboards with backlighting advertisement opportunities, rentable meeting space for any function, and two additional practice courts.

The University of South Carolina Aiken is the primary owner and operator of the Convocation Center. Global Spectrum, the fastest growing public assembly management firm with over 90 facilities, manages the Convocation Center for the University of South Carolina Aiken. Global Spectrum is a subsidiary of Comcast-Spectacor, of Philadelphia, PA, which owns the Philadelphia Flyers, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Wachovia Center, the Wachovia Spectrum and several other entities.

Street Address

375 Robert Bell Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone Number

(803) 643-6901

Box Office Hours

• Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

• Sat 2 pm
(Only if event is scheduled)

Sun 2 pm
(Only if event is scheduled)

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Driving Directions

Do you need driving direction to the Convocation Center?

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Guest Conduct

The Convocation Center strives to provide its guests with a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable atmosphere. Therefore, the Convocation Center has established the following guidelines:

  • Guests interfering with other guest’s ability to enjoy the event may be subject to ejection.
  • Guests using foul or abusive language or inappropriate or unacceptable gestures may be ejected from the Convocation Center.
  • Guests appearing impaired may be ejected and turned over to the authorities.
  • For information on guest paging, pay phones, ATM machines, Re-Entry, Restricted Items, Alcohol/Alcohol consumption, Smoking please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions.

Around The Center

The City of Aiken

The University of South Carolina Aiken

Would you like to Rent the Center ?

For information about renting the facility please contact Josh Small at 803-641-3719.

Parking At The Center

There are several parking lots surrounding the arena which are accessible from.
* Handicap parking is available in all lots.
A $5.00 fee per car will be charged for all ticketed events .

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Features for Patrons with Disabilities

All entrances to the Convocation Center are wheelchair accessible. Once inside the center, elevators are available to provide access between levels.

Handicap Seating

Handicap accessible seating is available at various locations throughout the Convocation Center. Handicap seating is available to the patron with the disability and one guest. To purchase handicap accessible seating, please call (803) 641-3719.

Handicap Parking

For your convenience, there are several available parking lots within walking distance of the Convocation Center. Accessible parking is available in all of the parking lots surrounding the Convocation Center. In order to park in the spaces reserved for disabled guests, the vehicle must have a state issued handicapped window pass, sticker, or license plate. Any customer may drop off a disabled patron at the front of the Convocation Center and then, park their car in one of the lots and then meet that person inside the Convocation Center. A parking fee will be charged to every ticket purchased for an event and will be included in the ticket price.

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