Maltepe university also has 3 cinema halls in its 5-star hotel (Marma congress center) located within the campus.
Maltepe university is famous with its free concerts open to university students and general public. Only in 2009 more than half a dozen of concerts (pop, rock, classical music and hollywood musicals) have been organised at its 1500 people capasity closed concert hall and 7520 people capacity open concert arena. Some of the free concerts were performed by world famous turkish lead singers, like Sezen Aksu, Tuluyhan Ugurlu, Fazil Say;and orchestras like istanbul state symphony orchestra.
Many theater groups also perform at the free stages of Maltepe university. Minnesota university conservatory has performed a broadway musical concert “from broadway to istanbul” on 8th of January 2010.
Students are welcome to join student clubs.