Your one-stop shop for bringing the best events and conferences to Hope College!

The Hope College Events and Conferences Office, best known as ECO, is dedicated to providing the finest service with the intention of creating convenient and comfortable spaces for events and other happenings at Hope College.

We are committed to working together as a staff and with the rest of campus to provide professional and detailed care, in a manner that supports Hope’s mission.

Our team also has a commitment to involve students in the process of crafting the ultimate experience for our guests, whether they’re members of the Hope community, summer conference guests or long-time supporters of our arts and athletic performances.

Hope by the Numbers

  • 228Daily Bookings

    An average of 228 bookings are made each day via EMS campus software for scheduling and booking events, meetings, weddings, classrooms and conferences.

    Make a reservation online
  • 123Student Workers

    Hope students are the heart of the Events and Conferences Office and are involved in everything from tickets and events to A/V set-up, summer conferences and design work.

    Find your place in ECO
  • 61Summer Conferences

    We host approximately 61 camps and conferences every summer from May to August.

    Host a conference
  • 402Ticketed Events

    The Events and Conferences Office sells tickets to most events on campus, averaging more than one per day. We also staff these events.

    Purchase tickets

Upcoming

  1. Kruizenga Art Museum presents After the Rupture

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    After the Rupture: New Directions in Mexican Art 1960s-1980s

    Kruizenga Art Museum presents After the Rupture
    Date
    Location
    Kruizenga Art Museum
    Kruizenga Art Museum presents After the Rupture 10:00 am - Kruizenga Art Museum
  2. Cary Grant - The Bishop's Wife - ONO Series

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    Cary Grant - The Bishop's Wife - ONO Series
    Date
    Location
    Knickerbocker Theatre
    Cary Grant - The Bishop's Wife - ONO Series 7:30 pm - Knickerbocker Theatre
  3. Yoga at the KAM

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    Whether it's because of finals week or prepping for the holidays, we've got a way to handle your stress.

    Yoga at the KAM
    Date
    Cost
    Free!
    Location
    Kruizenga Art Museum
    Yoga at the KAM 7:00 pm - Kruizenga Art Museum
  4. Avanti Guitar Trio

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    Avanti Guitar Trio
    Date
    Location
    Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts
    Avanti Guitar Trio 5:30 pm - Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts, Jack Miller Green Room 154
  5. Faculty Recital

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    Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time and Babel - Brad Richmond and Brian Coyle

    Faculty Recital
    Date
    Location
    Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts
    Faculty Recital 6:00 pm - Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts, Concert Hall at the Jack H. Miller Center