As the University of Pennsylvania’s new hub for global engagement, Perry World House is dedicated to advancing interdisciplinary, policy-relevant  approaches to the world’s most urgent global affairs challenges.  We provide multiple event spaces for the Penn community to gather and engage. Perry World House especially welcomes events that align with its inaugural research themes: Global Shifts: Urbanization, Migration, & Demography and The Future of Global Order: Power, Technology, & Governance.  


There are several spaces available to accommodate your events, conferences, and meetings. If you are interested in hosting an event at Perry World House, please compare the spaces offered below and complete the Perry World House Room Reservation Request Form. A staff member will respond to your request within 3 business days. Please see our calendar for date availability. It is not necessary to create an account but please click "sign in as a guest" to view the calendar. Requests must be submitted at least 10 business days prior to the event date and are processed Monday through Friday at 3pm.


Due to construction, the World Forum will be unavailable from June 26th to July 31st, 2017. 


For additional inquiries about events and programs at Perry World House, please contact Lisa Jourdan:


Spaces Offered at Perry World House

World Forum

Size: 1200 square feet (not including the adjacent circulation spaces)

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Global Policy Lab

Size: 915 square feet (upper and lower levels combined)

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Conference Room

Size: 650 square feet

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Lobby

Connected to the World Forum and can be used for catering and receptions

Size: 741 square feet

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Student Lounge

Connected to the World Forum and can be used for catering and receptions

Size: 650 square feet

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