Do you rent your facilities for meeting,
conferences, and graduation ceremonies?
What are the largest meeting facilities that St.
John’s has to offer?
Will the Office of Conference Services assist me
with providing the proper setup for my event?
What is a Pass?
What are your AV/IT capabilities?
Do you offer overnight
What forms of dining do you have on
Is a fitness center available to overnight
Are there restaurants and stores in close
proximity to the University?
Is parking available?
Do you have access to the Internet, telephones, and
ATM machines in the residence halls?
Is transportation available near the
Do you rent
your facilities for meeting, conferences, and graduation
Yes, we offer a variety of classrooms, meeting rooms, and
auditoriums for an affordable rental fee.
the largest meeting facilities that St. John’s has to
Our largest facility in the Manhattan campus, the Saval Auditorium,
seats 129 people. The campus has classrooms that range in capacity
from 15 - 72 seats. Carnesecca Arena, on our Queens campus
can accommodate up to 5,500 people. Our Staten Island campus
has the ability to accommodate 125 people in its largest
Office of Conference Services assist me with providing the proper
setup for my event?
Yes, we will work hand-in-hand with each of our clients to
facilitate your event setup. In addition, a member of our
team will be on the premises the day of your event to ensure its
What is a
A Pass is a document generated from the Banner system that lists
the rooms you’ve reserved with start and end times. The Pass
is your confirmed reservation.
What are your
Microphones, projectors, laptops, TV/DVD/VCR, and flip charts are
available for daily rentals and overnight groups.
you offer overnight accommodations?
Yes, St. John’s offers overnight accommodations from June 1 through
mid-August to include single, double, triple, quad, apartment, or
townhouse occupancy. Linens are available upon
- Queens campus – All residence halls, with one exception, have
either three or four bedrooms per suite as well as two bathrooms
and a common area. Donovan Hall suites have two large
bedrooms that share a common bathroom. Our townhouses offer
double and triple occupancy rooms with a common area, two bathrooms
and a full-service kitchen
- Manhattan campus – There are currently 75 rooms on the campus
that offer a traditional dormitory style setting
- Staten Island campus – The apartment style housing consists of
a bed, desk, desk chair, and dresser per guest. The common
area has a couch, coffee table, lounge chair, dining table, dining
chair, and full-service kitchen
forms of dining do you have on campus?
All three campuses have menus that range from simple coffee breaks
and box lunches to buffets, formal receptions, and dinners.
The Queens campus offers an all-you-can-eat Meal Plan during the
fitness center available to overnight guests?
Fitness center facilities are available on all three campuses and
can be accessed at a minimal rate by our summer conference
restaurants and stores in close proximity to the
The area around the Queens campus is primarily residential;
however, there are many restaurants and stores along Union Turnpike
adjacent to the Queens campus. The Manhattan campus is
surrounded by great shopping and dining, and is within walking
distance of Wall Street, the South Street Seaport and other
cultural attractions. The Staten Island campus is within close
proximity to the Staten Island Ferry.
Parking for guests is available at the Queens and Staten Island
campuses and requires a parking pass provided by the Office of
Do you have
access to the Internet, telephones, and ATM machines in the
Internet and telephone services can be provided upon request to the
Office of Conference Services. There are ATM machines located
on each campus.
transportation available near the campus?
All of our NYC campuses are located within close proximity to
trains, buses, subways, and JFK and LaGuardia airports.