Cincinnati Space Rental Opportunities

Students standing in front of Education Building sign

Outside of Cincinnati CampusOur campus is an architectural treasure, brimming with versatile rental spaces that will be the perfect setting for your next meeting, retreat, party, conference, life event, or performance.

Located in the charming neighborhood of Clifton, Ohio, our campus is in close proximity to Burnet Woods and the University of Cincinnati and is easily accessible to I-75, I-71, and downtown Cincinnati.

Mayerson Hall Lobby and Auditorium

The spacious Mayerson Hall Auditorium offers the perfect space for a large dinner, performance, conference, or lecture. The golden, oak-paneled walls, coupled with ample natural light, create a bright, welcoming environment for your guests. The seating can be reconfigured to accommodate large, conference-style tables, a stage, and banquet tables for a luncheon. Seating for lectures can accommodate 200 or 120 for dinner. Mayerson Hall also has a state-of-the-art audio-visual system with live streaming capabilities for your program.

Adjacent to the Auditorium, the Mayerson Hall Lobby serves as the reception area for an event taking place in the Auditorium and stands well alone as a striking event space for a party or cocktail hour. The two-story, floor-to-ceiling windows offer a stunning view of the campus, which provides a beautiful backdrop for your event. Seating can be accommodated for up to 80.

Scheuer Chapel

The S.H. and Helen R. Scheuer Chapel is a consummate sanctuary for any life cycle event or service. Its clean lines and neutral colors encourage the worship experience, and the lead light and stained glass windows fittingly shine abundant light onto the oak wood bimah.

The chapel is home to a Torah Ark from Posen, Poland, dating from 1740, and features ornate wooden carving. Adorning the chapel wall is a Ben Shahn tapestry, one of 19 that exist in the world. There is a multi-camera system that is set up for recording and live streaming of services or events.

Versatile seating arrangements allow for up to 200 guests.

Skirball Museum

A tour through the Skirball Museum is the perfect complement to any elegant occasion.

Housing a combination of Jewish archaeological artifacts and Jewish ceremonial and ritual objects, and contemporary art, the museum offers a unique and engaging backdrop to an event. In addition to the permanent exhibit, there is a gallery that contains special exhibits. More art and special exhibits are found throughout the Mayerson building which is where the Skirball museum is located.

The arched ceiling of the spacious, fourth-floor balcony features a series of skylights, adding to the magnificent design and decor of this venue.

Conference Rooms, Classrooms, and Lounge Areas

Pines Conference Room

Appropriate for a small to medium-sized meeting, the Pines Conference Room embodies the sophisticated style of classic, office study décor. Seating approximately 20 people, the Pines is fully-equipped for multimedia presentations.

Sisterhood Dorm Bumming Room

The cozy and charming, yet elegant Sisterhood Dorm Bumming Room features large, leather seating and a wood-burning fireplace. Perfect for a small, intimate gathering of up to 15, viewing, or mini-concert, the Bumming Room provides generous natural light, multimedia tools, and an electric keyboard.

Teller Lounge

The Teller Lounge can be configured to accommodate a conference set-up, luncheons, cocktail hours, and varied meeting arrangements with small tables and armchairs. The east, windowed wall of the lounge provides abundant natural light, and artwork can be viewed throughout the space. It can accommodate a reception of 100. It can accommodate seating for 60. Smart screens and internet capabilities allow for zoom for your meeting.


For smaller, more intimate meetings, HUC-JIR offers ten medium-sized conference rooms and classrooms, a number of these classrooms are equipped with smart technology, such as screens, tracking cameras, microphones, and internet. Seating Capacity: 12 – 25 Persons

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