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Harper Center

Opened in Fall 2004, Charles M. Harper Center is the center of campus life for students in the Full-Time MBA Program. Harper Center has many meetings spaces varying in setup from traditional classrooms to reception halls. Room capacities range from a maximum of 40 to 400 people. For information about audiovisual equipment, catering, and available rooms, please take a tour of the Harper Center. 


Room Capacity Charles M. Harper Center 

Event Space Set-up Style Seating Capacity
Classrooms C01–C10* Standard Classroom         70
Classroom C25 Standard Classroom 130
Room 104 (entire room)       Theater

Reception
250

400 
Room 104 (A,B, or C)** Theater 80
Room 215*** Theater

Reception
49

40 
Room 219 Theater

Reception
75

100

*Videoconferencing capabilities available in selected rooms.
**These rooms are subdivisions of room 104.
***Terrace is available, weather permitting.

Catering

Companies hosting Corporate Conversations at the Harper Center may use ONLY the four approved caterers for catering that will be set up in the venue.

Premier Catering (Aramark – In House Caterer)

Kimberly Willis
willis-kimberly@aramark.com
773.834.4764

Blue Plate Catering

Jennifer Cafferata (drop off) or Helen Pole (full service)
jcafferata@blueplatechicago.com, 312.377.0921
hpole@blueplatechicago.com, 312.377.0966

The Entertaining Company

Denise Robinette
denise@entertainingcompany.com
312.829.2800

Food for Thought

Linda Barder
lbarder@fftchicago.com
Phone: 312-560-5601
Fax: 847.982.0884

Alcohol can be provided by only the above approved caterers.  Other food such as pizza, Potbelly’s, Jimmy Johns, etc., may be dropped off only.

 

Audiovisual Equipment

Below are the items included in each of our presentation spaces. Please contact us if you require any audiovisual needs that are not listed below.

Classrooms:

  • three projectors/three screens
  • lectern computer
  • laptop connector
  • document camera
  • web-based IP TV
  • auxiliary inputs
  • one wireless lavaliere microphone (speech reinforcement)
  • ceiling speakers
  • whiteboards

Room 219:

  • one projector/one screen
  • lectern computer
  • laptop connector
  • document camera
  • auxiliary inputs
  • web-based IP TV

Wireless lavaliere microphones are available upon request.

Room 104:

  • one projector/one screen
  • lectern computer
  • laptop connector
  • document camera
  • auxiliary inputs
  • web-based IP TV

Wireless lavaliere microphones are available upon request.

A lectern is available upon request.


Directions 

Charles M. Harper Center
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Map and Directions

Available Rooms to Rent
  • Room

    Classrooms C01-C10*

    Set up style Standard Classroom
    Cap. 70
  • Room

    Classrooms C25

    Set up style Standard Classroom
    Cap. 130
  • Room

    Room 104

    Set up style Theater Reception
    Cap. 250 400
  • Room

    Room 215

    Set up style Theater Reception
    Cap. 49 40
  • Room

    Room 219

    Set up style Theater Reception
    Cap. 75 100