Gangelhoff Center

Concordia University
235 Hamline Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Homeschool classesFacility rental

Description: Home of the Concordia University Golden Bears, the 45,000-square-foot Gangelhoff Center has 1,500 permanent seats and can expand its capacity to handle approximately 4,000 fans for an event.

Phone: 651-641-8854
Facility webpage:

Homeschool Physical Education Program

Description: Physical education program designed to encourage confidence and competency in a variety of skills that can be used for a lifetime of activity. Activities are developmentally appropriate and led by physical education majors, professors, and coaches from Concordia.

Cost per child/student: free

Target grade level: Kindergarten–12th grades
Students are divided into lessons for K–2nd, 3rd–5th, 6th–8th, and 9th–12th grades
Students are encouraged to participate in any level based on their current skill set. Students may be asked to join other levels based on the total number of participants in the program.

Sibling policy: Younger siblings may join in the free-play period prior to class.
Parent/guardian/educator policy: This is a drop off program

For more information, contact Matthew Buns, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Health Science at Concordia University, at buns(at) or 651-641-8472.

Facility rental

This versatile facility has retractable bleachers with seating for 850 and is great for athletic events and conferences. The arena may also be sectioned off by lowering large net drapes from the ceiling dividing all four courts. Protective floor mats are also used to cover the basketball courts so staging, chairs and tables may be set-up. The back of the arena also features a drive-up loading dock which makes bringing in heavy equipment manageable and convenient.

The Gangelhoff Center has hosted numerous athletic events including and gymnastics, conferences, trade shows, and commencements.

Rental fee includes the lobby, common area, arena floor, retractable bleachers and an on-site Event Manager along with general electrical, heating and air-conditioned charges. The Gangelhoff Center is also able to outsource a sound system, staging, AV, tables, chairs and pipe & drape. Set-up, tear down, security and custodial fees will be an additional charge.

To inquire on availability and costs, please contact Jennifer at sila(at)

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Information subject to change. Please check with Gangelhoff Center for the most current information. Last updated on Fri, Nov 25, 2016.