Meeting Space

Rider's flexible meeting space and full-time event utility staff will assist you in the set-up of your event. Our large inventory of event resources will help your program look professional and will not break the budget!

Room Capacities and Square Footage Chart

RoomSquare FeetTheater Style (rows of chairs)Round Tables w/ Chairs (72" table and 10 chairs)Classroom Style (6' table and 3 chairs)Conference Style (6' table and chairs around)U-Shape (6' tables and chairs)
Bart Luedeke Center
Theater3440376xxxx
Cavalla Room6600750400150x80
Commuter Lounge24006060xxx
Room 14560xxx19x
Room 257460xx18xx
Multicultural Conference Room195xxx8x
Art Gallery15009060x2020
Fireside Lounge (245)2400125100604034
Pub2000x154xxx
Cranberry's3740x250xxx
Faculty Dining Room1280x66xxx
Student Recreation Center
Shapiro Board Room365xxx22x
Seminar Room65010060503030
Single Court3525400280xxx
All Courts105751800840xxx
Atrium1630x70xxx
Athletics Hall of Fame12153030xxx
Sweigart Business Building
Auditorium136090xxxx
Board Room1115xxx35x
Fine Arts
Yvonne Theater4860458xxxx
Studio Theater153591xxxx
Gill Chapel
Sanctuary3650250xxxx
Wismer Room960x40xxx
Daly Dining Hall
Lawrenceville Room650x64xxx
Princeton Room650x64xxx
Mercer Room (rooms above combined)1300x128xxx
Main Dining Room3825x700xxx
North Hall
Shapiro Conference Room (202)1170120x453634
Miscellaneous
General Services Conference Room360xxx12x
Alumni Gym157352500xxxx

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Room Set-up Options



Theater Style - Rows of chairs facing the front of the room.



Classroom Style - Six foot tables with seating for three on one side all facing the front of the room.



Round Tables w/Chairs - Round tables with chairs around (usually 10 chairs per table).



Conference Style - Six foot tables pushed together with chairs around.

Room Diagrams

Please submit room diagrams to Auxiliary Services at least one week prior to your event. Forms can be added as an attachment to your Event Request Form. They may also be e-mailed to events@rider.edu or faxed to 609-896-7707. Failure to submit a room diagram prior to your event will result in accepting the room "as is" and resources including but not limted to tables, chairs, podiums, etc. may not be available.