Event Space and Production Studio Rentals

Located centrally on Columbia University’s Morningside Campus, Pulitzer Hall, the home of Columbia's Journalism School, welcomes rental requests for assembly rooms, classroom space and broadcast studios.

Assembly Rooms and Classroom Space

Pulitzer Hall can accommodate a variety of events for up to 300 attendees in an individual room. Get more information about available spaces:

Journalism School students need to go through the Dean of Students office to submit event request forms.

world room
The World Room

A unique venue for lectures, receptions and dinners featuring stunning views and stained glass windows.

Jamail Lecture Hall
Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall

An adaptable space featuring sweeping campus views, a portable stage, state of-the-art A/V equipment and seating for up to 300.

Classrooms and Additional Spaces

The centrally-located Pulitzer Hall also offers classrooms, computer labs and seminar rooms for rental, making it an ideal venue for multi-room conferences and other private events. For costs and availability, email [email protected].


Special Events Department: 212‐854-9891

Inquire about room rentals

Broadcast Studio Rentals

Video Production Studio / Live Shots

video camera

The Columbia J‐School broadcast studio is available for use by both students and organizations for live interviews and a variety of production projects.

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  • 30' x 30' studio space

  • 30' wide ProCyc green screen

  • 360 degree black curtain

  • Seamless paper backdrops

  • 4x – Hitachi SK-UHD 4000 4K cameras

  • Jimmy Jib camera crane w/motorized head

  • Telemetrics camera robotics

  • 22’ x 9’ LED video wall

  • Ross Carbonite Black Extreme switcher

  • Ross Expression 3D graphics system

  • Level3 Vyvx 1.5 GB HD fiber service

  • Telos digital hybrids

  • Full compliment of audio/lighting/grip

  • Cuescript teleprompters

Our Level3 Vyvx 1.5 GB HD fiber loop connects us to all major networks in the New York metro area and a potential global audience through Level3's extensive fiber, satellite, and IP networks.


Studio live shot/single HD camera/green screen or plasma backdrop/Vyvx uncompressed HD delivery to NY POP (client responsible for any additional transmission costs):

$500/hour (1 hour minimum)
$125 per 1/4 hour (2nd hour)
$75 per 1/4 hour (additional hours)

Vyxx Details

Circuit ID: 32TBSG115504NY

Vyvx VBUS: 66324

Vyvx NOC: 800‐888‐6771

ISDN Audio Production / Live Interviews

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The ISDN audio studio is available for live interviews and a variety of audio production projects for both students and organizations.

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  • AXIA digital IP consoles
  • 4 mic stations with remote monitoring
  • local record/playback capability
  • Telos Zephyr
  • Telos One digital hybrids
  • multiple phone lines

Our standard business hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, but weekend and extended hours may be available upon request. Please call 212‐854‐0160 for scheduling.


ISDN or Local Record/FTP sessions are priced on a per hour basis:

$200 per hour (1 hour minimum)
$50 per 1/4 hour (2nd hour)
$25 per 1/4 hour (additional hours)


Media Services staff: 212‐851-2741

Submit inquiries about space rentals