NYSID Space Rental Information

The New York School of Interior Design has two locations -- Our main campus on East 70th Street in Manhattan’s Upper East Side and The Graduate Center is in the Gramercy/Flatiron district. Learn more about NYSID's facilities.

Classrooms, our auditorium, and gallery spaces are available to rent for select events. Requests for space rentals are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis (Note that reservation requests for future semesters may not be honored until NYSID’s public programming and class schedules are complete). NYSID will do its best to honor your request for a specific location and reserve the most appropriate space for your event.

For specific information on any of the rooms listed below or to inquire about hosting an event at any of NYSID’s locations, please send the following information to rentals@nysid.edu or call 212 472 1500 ext. 405.

Your Contact Information

    • Full name of potential renter
  • Name of company/organization (if applicable)
  • Name of event planning company and contact person (if applicable)
  • Phone number
  • Email address

Event Information

  • Event type (lecture/discussion, conference, reception, fundraiser, etc.)
  • Preferred event date (or preferred month and year, if your dates are flexible) and time
  • Estimated number of guests
  • Estimated number of hours needed for your event


We will make every effort to host your event, however there are certain types of events we cannot accommodate:

  • Events for minors under 18 years of age, including children's birthday parties or coming-of-age celebrations
  • Sport or fitness classes
  • Political fundraisers
  • Religious services

Once we've received your request, a NYSID representative will contact you to discuss the details of your event. Site visits are available by appointment only during regular business hours, Monday–Friday, 9 am–5 pm. Upon review of your event needs, a NYSID representative will provide a proposal tailored to your request, including all rental fees based on 4 hour increments. NYSID reserves the right to include additional fees if your event falls outside of typical parameters; for example, if you need to set-up on another day or need to begin/end outside of NYSID's regular business hours.

Please be aware that NYSID requires all outside organizations to provide a certificate of liability insurance naming the New York School of Interior Design as additionally insured.