Designed and built to educate executives and host world-class conventions, the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center contains classrooms, breakout and case study rooms, an amphitheater, a ballroom, 297 four-star hotel rooms and restaurants. This facility shines as a residential executive-learning environment, bringing to life the university’s academic mission to drive economic and social progress in Texas, the nation, and the world. Because it is sponsored by AT&T, this integrated training/conference center and hotel is equipped with the latest in technology. A 1,000 car parking garage with street level retail was also included. The center achieved a Gold LEED certification from the USGBC.