The Spot

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Want to reserve The Spot for an upcoming party or event? Use our online registration form.

Welcome to The Spot!

The Spot is the famous on-campus hangout for students at Case Western Reserve University! The Spot is located in the lower level of Leutner Commons and is open to the student communities of Case, Cleveland Institute of Art and the Cleveland Institute of Music.

In addition to great food, The Spot also offers reasonably priced drink specials and live entertainment every Thursday night sponsored by the University Program Board (UPB). Check out for more information on upcoming events! The Spot also offers a quality sound system perfect for an acoustic duo or group. The facility has hosted campus variety shows, swing dance competitions and other acts.

Fun at The Spot

The Spot is equipped with a stage, five large flat screen TVs, Wii, and pool table.

The Spot is open Sunday through Thursday from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m., Friday and Saturday for special events and private parties. If you are interested in holding an event at The Spot, please complete our online reservation form.

For more information, please contact Student Activities & Leadership at 216.368.2679.

Reservation Fees

Want to plan your next event at The Spot? All of our rates are reasonable, whether you are planning an event for a student group, campus department or outside organization. Our rates listed below apply during the fall/spring semesters. The Spot also has limited availability during break periods. Please submit inquiries through the reservation form.

External Groups
  • $25/hr. for up to 4 hrs.
  • $15/hr. each hour after
  • Flat staffing rate: $100
Campus Departments
  • $50 flat rate
Student Organizations
  • $15/hr. Friday and Saturday use only
  • $15 flat rate to use the sound system
  • Sunday – Thursday use FREE between 6 p.m. and 1 a.m.