PHO Colloquium Room

Photonics Center Colloquium Room (PHO 906)
8 St. Mary’s Street, 9th floor, Boston, MA 02215 (map)


Located in the state-of-the-art BU Photonics Center, the Colloquium Room features a fixed stage, a built-in sound system, two projection screens, dual built-in LCD projectors, multimedia playback capabilities, and outstanding views via the large windows.

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Nearby locations: PHO 2nd Floor Atrium (reserved separately only with special written approval), PHO 2nd floor classrooms

Room Usage Fee: View the current room usage fee.

Elevators: Building entrance doors and elevators are automatically programmed to unlock/operate one hour prior to the event start time and lock/stop one hour after the event end time.

Audio-Visual: Easy-to-read AV instructions, with more AV equipment information on the Classrooms website

Great for: Lectures, board meetings, receptions, and dinners

Stage dimensions: 18’7″ long x 7’9″ wide x 6″ high

Square footage: 2,570 sq ft

The Colloquium Room is capable of varied seating and floor configurations including sit-down meals, receptions, and lectures. You must request a specific setup in order to have tables & chairs at your event.

  • Banquet: up to 180 people
  • Buffet: up to 130 people
  • Classroom: up to 110 people
  • Lecture: up to 196 people
  • Reception: up to 200 people
  • U-Shaped Layout: up to 44 people

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