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Washington State University Puyallup Research and Extension Center

D.F. Allmendinger Center

About the D.F. Allmendinger Center

The WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center offers a comfortable and professional meeting environment. The D.F. Allmendinger Center is a self-sustaining public facility that may be rented for meetings, classes and events. It has a building capacity of 200 people and seating arrangements available for 134. Rental is for the building only and does not include the exterior areas.

D.F. Allmendinger Center with tables arranged for a presentation.

Meeting Rental Rates

The rental cost for the Allmendinger Center for business meetings and/or classes is $350 per day.

D.F. Allmendinger Center set up with presentation booths and cocktail tables.

Event Rental Rates

The Allmendinger Center is also available special events such as wedding receptions, social events and other celebrations. For events, the rental fee is $950 per day.

Rental Inquiries

If you are interested in reserving this venue for your class, meeting or event complete the rental inquiry form and someone will contact you to confirm your rental and discuss details for your event.

Rent This Venue

Renter Responsibilities

For all rentals, full payment is due one (1) month prior to the rental date. A refundable deposit of $500.00* is required at time of booking for all event rentals. Liability insurance is required for all rentals and a copy must be provided prior to the meeting or event. For some events police officers or WSU staff may be required to be in attendance, at the expense of the renter. See the Rental Agreement (PDF) for a complete overview of policies.


Cleaning is the responsibility of the renter. The building will be inspected for cleanliness following each event and the deposit will only be returned to the renter if the facility is left in the same condition as prior to your event.

Facility Configuration

Diagram of meeting space layout.

The Allmendinger Center can be divided into three meeting rooms by the use of movable walls. An overview of the meeting space layout (PDF) is available.

Room A (near end) has two 8′ conference tables and seating for 16 people.

Room B (center) seats 30 people with tables.

Room C (far end) seats 32 people with tables.

*Discounts are available and deposit may be waived for WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center employees. Published rates effective 7/1/2019. Rates subject to change.