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Event Services

Jennings Courtyard

A University icon, Jennings Courtyard is a cherished outdoor space for humble gatherings

  • Historic brick courtyard for small to medium-sized events such as wedding receptions
  • Available for rental to the public

Jennings Courtyard Reservation Form

Contact Information

Event Details

This includes room unlock, A/C turned on, etc.
Events and rehearsals should not run over 12:00am Midnight

Reservation Policy

I understand that the completion of this form does not guarantee the use of outdoor spaces on campus. I understand that Event Services staff will contact me to confirm my reservation.

Guidelines for Facility Use

We are glad you have considered Mississippi College as a venue for your event. We look forward to working with you. Please remember, Mississippi College is affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention and governed by a Board of Trustees selected by the Mississippi Baptist Convention. As a religiously controlled institution of higher education, Mississippi College reserves the right to limit use of its facilities for activities, groups and purposes consistent with its mission and values. Decisions about which events may be approved to use the Facilities are made by the Office of Event Services and/or by the COO/CFO and college activities and events take precedence.

All spaces must be reserved at least two weeks prior to the event and no earlier than six months prior to the event. Reservations are not considered confirmed until a deposit is received.

Groups using Mississippi College facilities for events must utilize the officially approved graphics standards and logos for event publicity, registration, etc. The standards are found at www.mc.edu/identity Questions should be directed to the Office of Public Relations.

The organization using the facility is responsible for seeing that the function is conducted in an orderly manner and that each participant observes the rules and regulations of the College. The organization will be charged for any loss or damage to equipment, furniture, or the physical facility.

Please do not use tape on walls, doors or windows.

Furniture and equipment may be moved only by the physical plant staff.

Candles are not allowed to be used in the facilities.

Anyone who uses a facility of the College without proper authorization is subject to immediate removal.

If warranted, Mississippi College reserves the right to cancel events due to extreme/unforeseen circumstances. Such decisions will be made by the President.

Internal Information

Recurring Event

Please list details pertaining to how often this event will occur, and when it will stop recurring. (E.g. This event will happen every Tuesday and Thursday starting May 1 and ending May 31)

Rental Fees

Our current rental fee for Jennings Courtyard is $1000.00. Pricing for A/V will be determined based on the exact needs of your event.

A deposit of half the fee will be required to confirm the reservation. The remaining balance will be due 48 hours prior to date of event.

Audio/Visual

Mississippi College Audio/Video/Lighting equipment can only be operated by trained A/V/L technicians designated by Mississippi College. For further questions about what is possible for our outdoor spaces, please contact the Audio/Visual Production Manager at (601) 925-7603 or audiovisual@mc.edu.

Mississippi College Audio/Video/Lighting systems can only be operated by trained A/V/L technicians designated by Mississippi College. Fees for this service will vary depending on the complexity of the event. After filling out this form, an A/V quote will be sent to you. For further questions about fees or what is possible for our outdoor spaces, please contact the Audio/Visual Production Manager at (601) 925-7603 or audiovisual@mc.edu.

Audio/Visual Needs

Additional A/V Details

Please use this section to describe any A/V details that are pertinent to your event

Space Setup

Please choose the most appropriate set up from the list below, but also use "Additional Setup Details" to describe your needs.

Additional Setup Details

Please list any other details pertaining to the desired setup (number of tables, chairs, layout description, etc.).

Catering

Catering Options

Arrangements for food service may be made through outside vendors or Mississippi College's vendor, Campus Dining, Inc. To arrange food service through Campus Dining, contact Mike Prince at 601-925-7797 or email prince00@mc.edu.

Parking Requests

Requests for parking reservations can be made at www.mc.edu/event-services/parking-reservation-request

Additional Information and Comments

Forms can be limiting. If you have other pertinent information, please include it below. If you have questions about the status of this request, please email
event-services@mc.edu.

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