For Stylish And Sophisticated Upstate New York ReceptionsSpecial occasions at The Statler Hotel assume a simple, streamlined elegance. Welcome your guests to this exclusive Upstate reception hall - located in the picturesque heart of Cornell University in Upstate New York. Celebrate birthdays or anniversaries amidst the youthful energy of a college campus. For graduation celebrations and reunions, the melodic chimes of the McGraw Tower clock lend an air of academic significance. No matter the event, formal or lighthearted, large or small, our vibrant setting brings a dynamic flair to receptions.