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163 S Willard St
PO Box 670
Burlington, Vermont 05402-0670
PO Box 670
Burlington, Vermont 05402-0670
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Welcome to Champlain College, home to inviting meeting facilities with advanced technologies, a campus overlooking beautiful Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains, friendly people and a spirited college town. Champlain's Conference and Event Center offers an encompassing range of amenities that will satisfy and exceed all of your conference and event requirements.
Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Burlington - 0
Boston - 186
Montreal - 72
Boston - 186
Montreal - 72
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Burlington International / 10
Meeting space, campus lodging, and meal service available mid-May to mid-August.
Private, Semi-Private, Communal
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
Largest Classroom Style:
Largest Theatre Style:
Number of Overnight Guests:
State-of-the-art networked wireless campus, pc and mac labs, smart classrooms, presentation rooms, smart boards, technical support.
Food & Beverage:
Daily dining hall service and full service catering from picnic to buffet to gourmet.
Special Rates and Packages:
Custom created programs to meet your group's budget.
All conference groups must provide general liability insurance. Smoke-free. No pets.
|Meeting Room||Descriptions||Square Footage|
|Alumni Auditorium||A Greek-style theater equipped with new lighting grid and presentation equipment - chair tablets optional for audience.||2972|
|Aiken Conference Room||A boardroom that is great for small meetings.|
|MIC East West Conference Room||Comfortable chairs and lots of productive workspace - includes presentation equipment||691|
|MIC Vista Room||315 views of lake and mountains plus a mixture of beautiful casual and formal furniture; great of inspirational conversation and retreats.||401|
|Hauke Boardroom||This relaxed restaurant-style space features rotating artists and presentation equipment.||738|
|Hauke Conference Room||This bright multipurpose space is ideal for numerous set-ups/functions and can easily be equipped with presentation equipment.||3694|
|Hauke Teleconference Room||A semicircular tiered room equipped with modern presentation equipment.||1271|
|S.D. Ireland Market & Research Room||Flexible set-ups, numerous white boards, and equipped with multimedia podium and presentation equipment.||729|
|S.D. Ireland Miller Room||Semi-circular room with arched ceiling and plenty of natural light: multimedia podium and presentation equipment||729|
|S.D. Ireland Seminar Room||Flexible space with presentation equipment and abundant workspace.||569|
|S.D. Ireland Cornell Pavilion||Great views of campus and exposed woodwork paired with beautiful effective workspace||470|
|IDX Student Life Center Conference Room||A small boardroom great for board meetings and offers views of the lake and mountains.||287|
|IDX Student Life Center Dining Hall||Panoramic views of the lake and mountains.||2000|
|IDX Student Life Center Tower Dining Room||A small boardroom off the main dining space, bright and airy, perfect for catered meetings.||308|
|IDX Student Life Center Fireside Lounge||A casual modern space with fire place and flatscreen television - great for receptions.||1383|
|IDX Student Life Center Groves Terrace||Attached to the Fireside Lounge, this outdoor space gives one of the best views on campus.||179|
|IDX Student Life Center Argosy Gymnasium||Used traditionally or with carpet, this space is great for exhibit booths, banquets and large presentations.||7748|
|Rozendaal Courtyard||Outdoor space perfect for tents and BBQs- location makes for easy access.||17000|
|Joyce Learning Center Classrooms||13 classrooms all equipped with multimedia podiums, drop down screens, LCD projectors, and whiteboards or blackboards.||537-988|
|Aiken Morgan Room||This newly restored room is the heart of campus and displays gorgeous woodwork, a leather covered ceiling, and double doors onto a porch.||930|
Champlain College Dining ServicesFrom basic coffee services to outdoor events of unlimited numbers, our goal is to provide you with a full range of quality and innovative catering services backed by a diverse, service-oriented staff and a wide range of resources available from our international network.
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|Facility||# of Rooms||# of Beds||Room Type||Bath Type||A/C|
|Lakeview Hall||39||82||Residence Halls||Private||yes|
|Jensen Hall||16||43||Residence Halls||Private||no|
|McDonald Hall||21||51||Residence Halls||Private||no|
|Adirondack House||10||20||Residence Halls||Shared||yes|
|Lyman Hall||18||47||Residence Halls||Shared||no|
|Bankus Hall||18||47||Residence Halls||Private||no|
|Carriage House||7||15||Residence Halls||Private||yes|
|Cushing Hall||19||30||Residence Halls||Private||yes|
|Hill Hall||17||41||Residence Halls||Private||yes|
|Main Street Suites||16||63||Suite/Apartment Style||Shared||yes|
|Pearl Hall||25||54||Residence Halls||Private||no|
|Rowell Hall||24||56||Residence Halls||Private||yes|
|Area Hotels||3,000+||Nearby Hotels||Private||yes|
IDX Student Life Center Dining HallSeating Capacity: 452
This space features 2,000 square feet with an unobscured view of Lake Champlain
|Audio/Visual Services||Our media services department can provide you with any of your audio visual needs.|
|Technical Support||All meeting and events on campus have complimentary access to our computer help desk.|
|Signage & Poster Services||A banner and poster service is available for a fee, and free directional signage is posted for all on-campus groups.|
|Meeting Planning Services||Whether you're planning your event from Vermont or Hawaii, we can help make sure you have all the resources at your fingertips for a successful event.|
|Catering Services||Click the Dining/Catering tab for more information.|
|Business Center Services||Copies, fax, long distance and local phone access, wireless internet and e-mail are all available to you through our office. There are numerous computers available casually throughout the campus for guest use.|
|Wireless Internet||The entire campus is equipped wireless with internet service - including the residence halls.|
|Classroom Multimedia Podium||Every classroom is equipped with a multimedia podium which includes a computer, cd/dvd drive and some vhs players. Each room has a drop down projection screen and lcd projector.|
|Wireless Internet||The entire campus offers wireless internet access free of charge.|
|Computer Labs||We offer a variety of MAC and PC computer labs, as well as optional laptop carts. Check with us to confirm what software is available in a given lab.|
|Closed Circuit Viewing||Some rooms can be set up to accommodate overflow with closed circuit viewing.|
|Church Street Marketplace||.39 mile from campus- just a few blocks to walk to shopping, dining and entertainment. Lake Champlain bike path, lake cruises, etc. are just a few more blocks.|
|Shelburne Farms & Museum||15 min. by car or bus|
|Ben & Jerry's||Tour this famous ice cream factory. 30 min. by car|
|VT Teddy Bear Factory||Daily tours available. 20 min. by car|
|Kwiniaska Golf Course & Driving Range||10 min. by car or bus|
|Burlington International Airport||3 miles from campus, also on the bus line.|
|Echo Lake Aquarium & Science Center||.84 mile from campus- just blocks to walk.|
|Magic Hat Brewery||10 min. by car or bus and tours are available.|
|Lake Champlain Cruises||.34 mile from campus Great group activity, with or without food/bar options.|
|Essex Shoppes & Cinema||15 min. by car or bus includes outlet stores and movie theater.|
- "Please receive our very heart-felt thanks for the absolutely stellar job taking care of the 8th annual conference. Your team was warm and gracious. There is nothing we would have changed. It was perfect!"
- "Thank you for all that you adn the catering company was able to provide. The surprise bridal shower turned out to be a huge success. The bride and all of her close friends and family were very impressed with everything. The event was even talked about days after."
Aleisa Nutbrown - Private function
- "I can’t say enough about Sodexo and Event Center in regards to our son’s rehearsal dinner last Friday. Everything was amazing – and definitely first class. The room looked gorgeous and the food was fabulous. And mostly – the crew worked very hard – above and beyond any expectations we had. We received so many compliments from our guests."
Karen Watson Dusini - Private function
- "Every detail was taken care of flawlessly. Please know that I personally appreciate your efforts and am grateful for all that you do to make these events occur with absolute professionalism."
Moneer Greenbaum - Office of Advancement
- "Champlain College provided a beautiful venue for the 64th annual conference. The campus was user-friendly- with easy access to the various presentations-films, papers& special topics. The staff were most helpful and courteous."
- "Champlain College was a remarkably good host. The dorms were the nicest I have ever seen. The food was terrific, and the serving people kind and professional. The small campus experience kept us all together, in a good way. A really good experience."