NHL Ballroom

The Newcomb Hall Ballroom is located on the third floor of Newcomb Hall and it hosts a large range of events from banquet dinners, speaking engagements, and resource fairs. Newcomb Hall is located next to the University Bookstore and the Central Grounds Parking Garage.


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Setups & Audio Visual Technology

Theater facing south end of building: 475 max
Theater facing west plaza: 300 max
Banquet meal: 270 max
Standing Reception: 500-600


  • wireless handheld mics
  • wireless lapel mics
  • corded handheld mics
  • mic stands


  • Projector
  • Screen
  • DVD/Blu Ray Player
  • Cable tv

Other Amenities

  • 8 foot tables
  • 5 foot round tables
  • Chairs
  • Podium
  • Stage

UVa Catering is the only approved caterer for this space.

Sample diagrams of events in the Ballroom:

Rows of chairs facing south

Rows of chairs facing west

Resource Fair

If you have a question about the space, please call ODOS Event Planning Services at 434-924-7225.