News & Press


The UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center is often recognized by the press for its commitment to providing high-quality meeting facilities.

Named the Best Training and Development Venue in the Country
Best Training & Development Venue

Unique Venues Magazine, Winter 2017

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7 Great Conference Centers in North America

Meetings & Conventions Magazine, March 1, 2014

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25 World’s Most Impressive University Conference Centers, April 7, 2014

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April 10, 2014
Awarded One-Stop Shop Certification from the Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors-International (ACCED-I)

The One-Stop Shop certification recognizes collegiate operations that deliver one contact, one contract, and one bill to meeting planners. This streamlining of conferencing and events coordination is intended to more closely match the practices of convention facilities and finer hotels. Awarded by the ACCED-I, the organization was founded in 1980 and currently has a membership of over 1,500 members from over 625 colleges and universities in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia. ACCED-I is the only independent educational association dedicated to professional growth and development in the collegiate conference and events profession. For more information about the ACCED-I, please click here.

June 18, 2013
Awarded Membership in the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC)

The UCLA Conference Center is now a member of the IACC, which is comprised of over 350 conference centers around the world. With strict standards and guidelines, the IACC ensures that its members have the highest quality conference facilities and services around the world. This stringent criteria sets IACC members apart from other hospitality venues. For more information about the IACC, please click here.