Schmitt Interfaith Center Space Reservations

The Schmitt Interfaith Center is located immediately to the east of the Campus Center and Student Alumni Union and connected to them via the Fireside Lounge. The center was a gift from Kilian J. and Caroline F. Schmitt and other donors. You may reserve rooms in the Schmitt Interfaith Center via RIT Events

Allen Chapel (SMT-1500)

Our largest space seats up to 120 people and has very good acoustics.

Settings

The simple setting is free from religious symbols and suitable for multiple uses. Space includes chairs, several tables suitable for altars, two pianos, and an organ.

Good to know

No food or drink is allowed in Allen Chapel (aside from religious sacraments). The space is equipped with an audio-video system. When booking for performance, consider booking Jones Chapel as well to ensure acoustic privacy.

Jones Chapel (SMT-1510)

Our smaller chapel seats up to 40 people and has floor-to-ceiling windows facing east and south.

Settings

This intimate setting is free from religious symbols and suitable for various uses. Space includes chairs, several tables suitable for altars, and an upright piano.

Good to know

No food or drink is allowed in Jones Chapel (aside from religious sacraments). This space does not have an audio-video system.

Skalny Room (SMT-A500)

Our large, multipurpose room is located on the lower level (stairs and elevator accessible) and seats up to 80 people.

Settings

The space includes movable tables and chairs and can be rearranged for banquets, classes, meetings, or pushed aside to leave open floor space for prayers, meditation, or yoga. Windows open to the north, east, and south.

Good to know

Food and drink are allowed in this space and it is connected to a small kitchen to facilitate catering (cooking in this kitchen requires advanced approval). The space is equipped with an audio-video system and podium.

Sun Room (SMT-2402)

Our smallest room is a conference room on the second story of the office suite (stairs only, not ADA accessible) and seats 8-10.

Settings

Windows open to the east.

Good to know

There is no audio-video system in this room.

If you would like to use the main lobby and other non-reservable locations please email the department to discuss arrangements srl@rit.edu.