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Essex County College

303 University Ave
Newark, New Jersey 07102

3000Largest Group
6Meeting Rooms
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Host your next meeting, conference or event at Essex County College

Enjoy our accommodating facilities, beautiful setting and convenient location. The college offers a range of facilities, equipment and support services all provided at reasonable rates.

Essex County College has a broad spectrum of facilities to accommodate the needs of:
  • Businesses
  • Organizations
  • Individuals 
Among the more outstanding features our 434-seat Mary Burch Theater, a large and comprehensive Physical Education Building, and the 367-seater J. Harry Smith Lecture Hall. Our facilities can host large and small groups in a variety of settings.

Essex County College is located on a picturesque 21-acre site in Newark, New Jersey. The location offers stunning views of both downtown Newark as well as New York City.  The location is very accessible, and is close to Newark International Airport. The college is also a stop for the local public transportation system. 

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Newark 0 miles
New York 16 miles
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Newark Liberty International Airport / 15
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Subway
Train
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within a Short Drive
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Free
Availability:
Available year round with the exception of Sunday events.
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
3000
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
6
Technology:
For Special Events, Essex County College can provide public address systems, projectors and screens. Classrooms and lecture halls are also equipped with data ports. Media equipment also includes podiums with traditional and wireless microphones.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
Contact Metropolitan Dining at (973) 824-0717
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
No
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Phone:
973-877-3434
Event Space Available:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Youth Retreat/Camp




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