Collis Patio, Gellar Plaza and Robinson Lawn Reservation Policies

Policy ID


Effective Date

Wednesday, July 1, 2015


Office of the Provost

Office of Primary Responsibility

Collis Center for Student Involvement

Summary of Policy

A policy outlining the process and restrictions for reserving Collis Patio, Gellar Plaza and Robinson Lawn.

Affected Parties

All Groups

Policy Statement

  • The Collis Patio, Gellar Plaza and Robinson Lawn may be reserved for events in nice weather, but we do not close off the space to general traffic.
  • We do not guarantee a rain location, but encourage event organizers to secure a rain site/date.
  • Reservations of the Collis Patio may not interfere with patron dining in the Collis Café.
  • All activities on the Collis Center Patio, Gellar Plaza and Robinson Lawn must conform to College guidelines for outdoor events, and must not disrupt regularly scheduled activities or departments in the surrounding buildings.
  • The Collis Porch is not a reservable space because it is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Robinson Lawn is not reservable when the grass is being seeded.