TSU Venues

Granville M. Sawyer Auditorium

Granville M. Sawyer Auditorium Diagram pdf

Formerly the University Auditorium, this facility is Texas Southern University’s historical landmark. This historical facility also and has an adjacent drama playhouse. Sawyer Auditorium features split level seating for up to 1,800 guests. The stage is 78’x 39’ to give the audience 3,042 sq, ft. of viewable space.  Sawyer Auditorium also features (3) Dressing Rooms upstairs and a large staging area downstairs, multi-level curtains, and a 40’x30’ front projection screen.

Health & Physical Education Arena Diagram (PDF)

This beautiful facility is a premier athletic facility featuring 8,100 seats and over 24,000 sq, ft of floor space. This facility features (4) Dressing Areas, (6) Classrooms, (1) Auditorium, (5) Racquet Ball Courts and (1) Conference Room.

Health & Physical Education Arena

Charles P. Rhinehart Music Auditorium

Charles P. Rhinehart Music Auditorium Diagram pdf

You can literally hear a pin drop in the Rhinehart Auditorium.  This wonderful acoustically designed recital hall was built so that microphones would be obsolete.   The Rhinehart Auditorium features (2) Dressing Rooms and a 21’x11’ stage. It seats a total of 300 guests.

University Plaza

The Texas Southern University Plaza is located in the heart of the University, and is the gathering place for the University family.  The Plaza area features a lighted cobblestone surface with over 30,000 sq, ft. of space.

University Plaza

Durley Track & Field Complex

Durley Track & Field Complex

This newly renovated, state-of-the-art facility features an artificial surface, regulation size football field and an Olympic size track. This track and field facility features grand stands that are able to facilitate over 3,000 enthusiastic fans.

Tennis Complex

The Texas Southern University Tennis Complex is located adjacent to the Sterling Student Life Center and features (5) tennis hard courts. This complex is perfect for small to medium size tennis tournaments.

Tennis Complex


Auditoriums List pdf

Texas Southern University has many other auditoriums around campus.  Each auditorium is unique and will allow guests to find a venue that suits their program needs.  Auditoriums of various sizes are located in the Jesse H. Jones School of Business, Samuel Milton Nabrit Science Building, Leonard H.O. Spearman Technology Building, and the Martin Luther King Humanities Center.

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