About SCS

Space Requests

Select spaces at 640 Massachusetts Avenue NW are available for use by Georgetown University offices and departments as well as external organizations. All space requests are reviewed on an individual basis and the School of Continuing Studies and Georgetown University reserve the right to determine if an event is appropriate to the mission of the university. Information about space use, policies and procedures is available below.   


Authorized Student Groups

If you are affiliated with a student organization under the supervision of the School of Continuing Studies, you must request for events via your program. Your advisor can provide an events request form for you to complete and submit to your respective program. Students should not submit individual requests. 

External Clients

All external inquiries should be emailed directly to kat36@georgetown.edu. Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies reserves the right to determine if the event is appropriate to the mission of the university. Because of our high volume of internal programming, we are unable to rent space weeknights or Saturdays (closed on Sundays). Please provide the following information:

  • Organization/department name

  • Event overview (i.e. event topic, number of attendees, etc.)

  • Proposed event date(s) and time(s)

  • Type of space and capacity

  • Catering and A/V needs (for informational purposes; all coordination on catering and A/V must be handled by user)

Available Space

There are a variety of spaces at 640 Mass Ave that may be available for your use:

  • SCS Auditorium (Capacity: 125)

  • Classrooms (Capacity: 15-60)

  • Open Event Space (Capacity: please inquire)

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Equipment and Audio/Visual Support

All classrooms and most other spaces at 640 Mass Ave come equipped with standard audio/visual equipment (i.e. computer, projector, speakers, etc.). SCS's approved A/V vendor is specified here for any additional A/V equipment needs you may have.


SCS has numerous approved vendors that can be used for catering. Preferred vendors are listed here. Those who request space will be responsible for contacting, coordinating, and paying for all catering. 

Rental Rates

Rental rates for the different spaces available at 640 Massachusetts Ave NW can be found here. Please note that these rates are subject to change.

Space Use and License Agreement

All groups must abide by Georgetown SCS's Space Use and License Agreement here. Please complete and return to kat36@georgetown.edu.

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