The George Holmes Convocation Center was designed to provide the University and the community with an extremely versatile complex which could be utilized for a wide range of academic, athletic, and cultural events. Sited strategically on 8.4 campus acres, the three-story structure is close to 100 feet in height and contains 200,840 square feet.
In addition to the multi-purpose arena which seats 9,040 people, the building contains thirteen laboratories, ten classrooms and thirty-two offices for the Department of Health, Leisure, and Exercise Science, an indoor running track, locker and dressing rooms, management space and extensive public service areas.
George Holmes Convocation Center
Appalachian State University
PO Box 32071
Boone, NC 28608
Department Chair: Dr. Paul Gaskill
Janet Moretz, Administrative Secretary: 3149
Brandy Cornett, Office Assistant: 3139
Magdalena Anoufriev: 3141
Debbie Arnette: 4021
Joshua Reese: 3048