The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) rents conference rooms, a 275-person auditorium, and classrooms to groups outside the VIMS community. These spaces may be rented for meetings, lectures, and other not-for-profit functions. Furniture, linens, coffee/tea, and other set-ups can also be arranged for on-site events. All uses must be approved through the Office of the Dean and Director. To inquire about having an event at VIMS, please contact the office at 804-684-7102 or firstname.lastname@example.org.