Faculty & Staff Resources

Room Reservations

Room Details

142 Dwinelle – Lecture/Screening Room – Capacity of 88
Check the schedule: 142 Dwinelle Calendar

188 Dwinelle – Lecture/Screening Room – Capacity of 49 
Check the schedule: 188 Dwinelle Calendar 

226 Dwinelle – Seminar Room – Capacity of 28
Check the schedule: 226 Dwinelle Calendar 

7415 Dwinelle – Seminar Room – Capacity of 20 
Check the schedule: 7415 Dwinelle Calendar 

Room Rental Policy

Departmental Reservations
Instructors and grad students from the Rhetoric and Film & Media departments may use the above rooms free of charge. To request a room, please first carefully read the room details (above), check the calendars (above) to find an appropriate room for your event, and familiarize yourself with the rules and procedures for all events section of this page (below). Then email your request to Heather Reilly (heatherreilly@berkeley.edu)

Non-Affiliate and Student Group Reservations
Room usage by non-affiliated instructors and groups (including student organizations) requires the payment of a rental fee. The rate is $300 per event. Please contact heatherreilly@berkeley.edu to make a reservation and familiarize yourself with the rules and procedures for all events.

Rooms are available Monday-Friday, 8am-10pm excluding University holidays.

Please submit your request at least two weeks in advance of your event.

Rules and procedures for all events:
The following applies to all events that take place in Rhetoric and Film & Media departmental spaces:

  • You will receive a room orientation (either in person or remote) before using the room.
  • You will enforce all F&M room policies while occupying the rented room, especially our strict NO FOOD OR DRINK policy.
  • As per the room orientation, you will confirm before leaving the building that all doors and windows have been securely locked and that all the necessary audiovisual equipment has been shut down.
  • Clean up and remove any trash after your event. A cleaning fee may be assessed if excessive mess is left behind.
  • Return keys within 48hrs after the event.
  • When you receive your keys you will be asked to pay fees (if applicable) and fill out a Film & Media Room Rental Agreement and Facility Use Permit (FUP).


Other Event Spaces on Campus:

General Assignment Classrooms
General Assignment (GA) classrooms are managed by the Office of the Registrar and can be reserved by faculty/staff or registered/sponsored student groups. See the Classroom Reservations page on the Office of the Registrar website for more information.

UC Berkeley Library Collaboration Spaces on Campus with AV
Group study rooms are available to current UCB students, faculty and staff. A Cal 1 Card (UCB ID) must be presented to check out a room key. All study rooms can be checked out for 2 hours per UCB ID. Room reservations can be made up to 7 days in advance.