Metcalf Trustee Center, Boston University




The Metcalf Trustee Center offers elegance with a view. Located on the ninth floor of One Silber Way, it features a classically appointed ballroom with crystal chandeliers and an adjacent cocktail lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Boston. Your guests will enjoy an outdoor terrace to mingle as they sip on delicious cocktails. A nearby private conference room can serve as a breakout space, bridal lounge, or gift room. With the help of the energetic, creative, well-trained staff, you’ll choose the perfect decor, furnishings, lighting, and multimedia support. You’ll also work closely with the award-winning culinary team to develop the perfect menu, and attend to any and every detail necessary. This venue is one of Boston’s best-kept secrets for wedding receptions and is ready to help you plan your special day.

Venue Style

Event Center


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to event start time. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $4,000 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Please inquire with venue for details and pricing to purchase additional hours. Please note, venue includes 4 hours of event time Sunday thru Friday.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Metcalf Trustee Center, Boston University is estimated at between $16,478 and $20,041 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM