Venue – Balch Auditorium

Part of Balch Hall, Balch Auditorium is a central gathering place for events, including music performances, lectures, plays, and community meetings.

Capacity: 270

* Scripps College community members request use of Scripps campus facilities through theĀ EMS System.


Exceptional natural acoustics; basic theatrical lighting; professional audio and projection; ushers and technicians.

Venue Type

Performance Spaces/Theaters, Banquet


A security deposit is due with a signed contract for the venue. If you are an outside group, a certificate of insurances is needed to officially confirm your reservation. The minimum rental time is 5 hours and additional fees apply if you go over the hours you reserved. Technicians, ushers, and campus safety are available. Reservations should be at least 6 months in advance.
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