The World Room

A distinguished venue featuring stained glass windows and natural lighting

From the Pulitzer announcements to lectures and banquets, the World Room offers a classic setting for events for up to 125 guests. Learn more about seating options and rental fees for your event.

Layouts and Views

Numerous configurations including lecture-style, banquet and reception seating are available to accommodate the style of your event. Please click on the images below to see close-ups of sample arrangements, or contact J-School Events to plan your event.

Seating Information

The World Room can accomodate up to 125 guests. See below for capacity by event style.

Rental Fees

Rental fees include tables, seating for up to 75 and audio-visual equipment. Additional options are also available.

  • 75 chairs
  • 6 ft. tables
  • Podium with wireless microphone
  • Projection screen and Mac laptop
  • Basic audio/visual equipment
  • Kitchen
  • Shared lobby space 
  • Round tables
  • Table linens
  • Uplighting
  • Video recording and live-streaming
  • Labor and custodial fees


For costs and availability, email [email protected].