Visual and Performing Arts Center Front View

Visual & Performing Arts Center Rental

Rent the VPAC Performance and Lecture Hall

VPAC seats and stage

De Anza's 400-seat performance and lecture hall in the Visual & Performing Arts Center (VPAC) is available for rental to both De Anza College organizations and outside community groups.

The 40-feet wide by 35-feet deep auditorium stage is configurable for a variety of events.

  • Speaker/Panel Presentation
  • Dance Performance
  • Musical Concert/Recital
  • Cinema Digital/HD Screen
  1. Review the rental policies
  2. Fill out the Rental Application/Agreement form (Community Groups and Organizations only)
Note: De Anza College groups and organizations should contact the facilities rental coordinator with the event date request. It is not necessary to submit a Rental Application/Agreement form.

Applications will not be accepted less than one month before rental date.  


No alcoholic beverages allowed.


Do not promote your event until you have a signed contract.

About the Visual & Performing Arts Center

The state-of-the-art VPAC features adaptable and technologically advanced learning spaces, including indoor and outdoor classrooms and a 2,000-square-foot exhibit hall that is home to the Euphrat Museum of ArtLEED-silver certification is being be sought for the building.

VPAC Building on Virtual Tour
Directions and Parking

De Anza College is located at the intersection of highways 280 and 85 in Cupertino, for easy access from all directions in the San Francisco Bay Area. Visitor $3 all-day parking is available in nearby parking lots A & B.

See our online virtual tour for more information about transportation to and parking on our campus.

Convenient Bus Service and Bike Racks
Bus shelter

Facing outward on Stevens Creek Boulevard, the VPAC is a short distance from the on-campus Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority route 23 bus shelter. Buses 54 and 55 (Caltrain connector) stop at the corner of Stelling and Stevens Creek.

Bike racks are available in a well-lit space next to the VPAC and throughout campus.

Nearby Restaurants

VPAC theater goers have a variety of Cupertino restaurants to choose from in the outlying area before or after your event! Also, our award-winning De Anza Dining Services offers catering for your onsite event reception.

The construction of the 20,485-square-foot Visual & Performing Arts Center was largely funded by the Measure E bond approved by voters in 1999, as well as a donation by Franklin P. and Catherine H. Johnson.

Help support this vital new De Anza community resource. Sponsor a seat in the VPAC today!

Visual & Performing ArTS Center Rentals

Contact: Christian Winn

Building: Administration
Office: 408.864.8333
Cell Phone:
Fax: 408.864.5454


Last Updated: 8/20/12