Steelcase – Node Chair

Node: seating for the active learning classroom.

The Node chair is mobile and flexible. It’s designed for quick, easy transitions from one teaching mode to the next. With Node, a classroom can transition from lecture mode to team mode and back again, without interruption.

Benefits and Features:

  • Casters lend mobility for quick, easy transitions between teaching modes
  • Swivel seat keeps open sightlines between student and instructor, whiteboard, and other students
  • Personal worksurface swivels in tandem with seat and is adjustable for users of all sizes. It accommodates left- and right-handed students and is large enough to support students’ digital and analog resources.
  • Tripod base keeps backpacks and valuable personal belongings out of the aisle
  • Five-star base provides seat-height adjustability
  • Optional cupholder and tablet stand free up worksurface area for books and other technology
  • Flexible seat without pneumatic adjustments to worry about, keeps students comfortable in a variety of postures
  • Open seat design offers easy access, while arms serve as backpack hooks
  • Comfort without upholstery means easy maintenance
  • Steelcase warranty with elevated durability testing makes node an easy choice


  • Choose between tripod with storage or five-star with seat-height adjustability, both available with worksurface. Five-star base is also available in stool height.
  • In high-density classrooms students are often forced to move against the wall, node mid-back supports active learning while minimizing contact with the wall.
  • Available with or without worksurface
  • Seat shell is available in 21 color options
  • Base is available in 3 color options
  • Worksurface is available in 5 colors
  • Optional cupholder and tablet stand available
  • Base options include hard casters, soft casters and glides


The Node chair is shipped in three simple parts (base, seat shell and worksurface-if ordered) that assemble in 30 seconds without tools. Really.

If you have any questions about the Steelcase Node Chair please Contact Us for immediate assistance.

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