Host an Event at Perry World House

As the University of Pennsylvania’s 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.

COVID-19 Guidelines

Perry World House is following the University of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 guidelines. In-person access to our hybrid events is now open to the public as well as the Penn community, and masks are now optional in our building.

All in-person attendees MUST either show their Green PennOpen Pass (University of Pennsylvania faculty, students, postdocs, and staff or badged contractors) OR Green PennOpen Campus (all other visitors including event attendees) in order to take part in-person. 

You must complete your PennOpen Campus screening on your cell phone or computer BEFORE arriving at Perry World House. Click here for more information about PennOpen Campus and how it works:

We will continue to update our policies as the situation requires. Please take care and stay tuned to this page and our social media channels for any additional changes.

Booking an Event at Perry World House

Perry World House especially prioritizes events that align with its inaugural research themes: Global Shifts: Urbanization, Migration, and Climate Change and The Future of the Global Order: Power, Technology, and 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 refer to the links on the left to compare the spaces and inventory offered as well as PWH event-hosting policies and FAQs.

Reservation Request Form

Upon receipt, a member of our events team will reach out to you. For additional inquiries about events and programs at Perry World House, please contact Spencer Northcutt: