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​Room Setup Options

Our Student Center Meeting Spaces are available in several different styles to suit different group needs. For more information, or for help choosing the setup that is best for you, please reach out to our Event Services Team at or at (404)894-2805.


Image: Lecture Style Diagram
(Max capacity 25)

 The lecture style is a theatre style setup, with chairs facing a head table in the front of the room. It is suitable for  lectures, speeches, presentations, movie watching and performances. This setup allows for the most efficient space  use.​

Image: Classroom Style Diagram
(Max capacity 25)

 The classroom setup is usually two or three chairs on one side of the table facing a head table in the front of the  room. It is suitable for workshops, orientations and presentations where the audience will be taking notes. This setup  is relatively space consuming.​

Image: Closed U Style Diagram

(Max capacity 25)

 In the Closed U setup, tables are moved together to form a rectangle shape with a hollow middle and chairs around  the perimeter. It is used for meetings and conferences with an even number of people on each side.

Image: Boardroom Style diagram

(Max capacity 25)

 In the Boardroom setup, tables are moved together to form a larger table with chairs around the perimeter. It is used  for meetings and conferences. This setup allows for participants to sit closer together.​

Image: Open U Style DiagramOPEN U
(Max capacity 25)

 In the Open U setup, tables are moved together to form a u-shape, facing front of room with chairs around the outside. It is used from meetings and conference with the presenter separated from the audience.​

Image: Banquet Style Diagram

 (Max capacity 25)

 This setup is used for large functions, sit down dinners, receptions, and socials. Setup can range from 5 to 10 chairs per round.

Image: Team Table Style Diagram


 (Max capacity 25)

 This setup is used for informal lunches and meetings requiring group activities, games, etc.

Image: Chairs in a Circle Style Diagram

 (Max capacity 25)

 This setup is used for informal group meetings and activities that require floor space.

Image: Interview Style Diagram


(Max capacity 25)

 This setup can be used for one-on-one meetings, interviews, and trainings.

For more information on room setup options, reservations, and other services, please contact our Event Services Team at or at (404)894-2805.

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350 Ferst Drive, NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0458
Information Desk: (404)385-4275
Student Center Office: (404)894-2805
Fax: (404)894-3888

General Building Hours:
  • Sunday-Thursday
    • 7:00AM - 11:00PM

  • Friday & Saturday
    • 7:00AM - 1:00AM next day

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  • Georgia Tech Students 24/7 
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  • For general building assistance,
  • please contact our building 
  • manager at (404) 894-9505.