Staff House

A range of elegant meeting rooms are available all year round in Staff House, in the heart of the historic University campus.

With space for up to 80 delegates and an excellent central location, Staff House meeting rooms are ideal for business meetings and seminars.

For larger training events and conferences, hire multiple rooms on the same floor to provide breakout space and a comfortable place to network over tea, coffee or lunch.

Key features


Staff House has a range of rooms available in a variety of layouts, accommodating up to 80 delegates.

Room Maximum Capacity Theatre Style Banquet Style Cabaret Style Boardroom Style
Michael Tippet Room 80 80 64 48 30
Adrian Boult Room 15 15 - - 10
Thomas Beecham Room 15 15 - - 10
Osbert Lancaster Room 20 20 - - 15
W H Auden Room 15 15 - - 14
John Betjeman Room 15 15 - - 10
J B Priestley Room 20 18 - - 20
Barbara Hepworth Room 60 60 - 48 30
Noble Room Annexe 20 20 - - -
The Boardroom 12 - - - 12


Free high-speed Wi-Fi is available for delegates in all meeting rooms, alongside a full range of AV equipment.


Choose from a range of options to suit your meeting or conference, from welcome refreshments to a catered lunch or afternoon tea.

The J B Priestley meeting and conference room, Staff House
Table laid ready for working business lunch in Staff House meeting and conference room
The John Betjeman meeting and conference room, Staff House
Meeting venue room in Staff House

Visitor information

Find directions and parking information for Staff House at our Finding us pages.

To find out more about booking Staff House for your next event, contact our experienced team today.

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