We provide the following equipment and services with all rentals.
ISH-DC’s chairs and tables can be set up in a variety of configurations. Hosts will have a space’s regular furnishings plus the following at their disposal:
- 100 black conference-style chairs
- 24 6 ft folding tables
- 18 slim folding tables
- 9 round 5-foot tables
- 4 round 6-foot tables
- Tablecloths in a variety of colors
- Place settings for up to 30 guests
- YAMAHA concert piano
ISH-DC can also assist with connecting clients with our preferred equipment rental company, Party Rentals Ltd for additional items including chivari chairs, chargers, other linens, plates, etc.
Audio/Visual and Technology
- Wi-Fi and Ethernet connections are available throughout the House.
- Portable projector and screen can be set up in any space. Available screens are 8’ x 5’ and 6’ x 4’.
- The Great Hall has a sound system, including microphone setup, ready to be connected to your computer or projector.
Sodexo Inc. & Affiliates has the exclusive catering contract for all events held at the House. Our professional kitchen can customize a large variety of menus for every occasion, from reception appetizers to a full meal. Menus are available upon request. Please submit catering requests at time of rental to receive a quote. ISH-DC provides competitive rates based on the current market prices.
You are welcome to provide your own alcohol selection or ISH-DC can place orders through our preferred vendor, Cairo Wine and Liquors.
Due to liability guidelines, ISH-DC is required to hire a certified licensed bartender to serve alcohol at your event. This fee will be added to your final invoice.
For events with attendance of 50 guests or more, ISH-DC recommends valet parking. Our preferred vendor, MJ Valet, provides quality service while ensuring you pay for what you only need. Please contact International Student House when planning your event for a price quote.
You are welcome to use a vendor of your choice (except for Catering) or ISH-DC can recommend some vendors familiar with our spaces. Vendors must be in good standing with ISH-DC and have the appropriate documentation and insurance certification on file.
202-232-4007 Ext. 213
|Party Rentals||Party Rental Ltd
|Alcohol||Cairo Wine and Liquors
|Florist||English Rose Garden
202-333-3306 / 703-356-1600
Photographer recommendation: Derek Parks, www.skewedpatellaphoto.com
Please contact International Student House when planning your event for quotes on additional services.
Meaghan Soel, Events Coordinator
202-232-4007 ext. 213