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Gannon University

410 Sassafras St.
Erie, PA 16541


Gannon University, which is located in Erie’s central business district, is home to 22 varsity sports teams for men and women in NCAA Division II.

Nearly 3,000 hotel rooms are located within five miles of the campus.

On-campus facilities include:

Highmark Events Center

  • Grandstand seating for 2,800
  • Two full locker rooms (can be split into 4)
  • Home to Gannon Men's and Women's Basketball, Acrobatics and Tumbling, Competitive Cheer, Wrestling and Volleyball teams

McConnell Family Stadium

  • Bleacher seating for 2,500
  • FieldTurf surface lined for football, soccer, baseball, softball, and women's lacrosse
  • LED lighting
  • Two locker rooms
  • Modern press box overlooking field from the south side
  • On site concessions and spectator restrooms

Gannon Recreation and Wellness Center

  • Opened in 2014
  • 52,000 square feet of indoor space for year-round training
  • Indoor turfed facility lined with 80 yards of football field, with one end marked for soccer and women's lacrosse
  • Three-court hardwood gymnasium
  • Three regulation racquetball courts

The Carneval Athletic Pavilion

  • 6-lane, 25-yard pool
  • 250-seat observation deck.