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Fitchburg State College

160 Pearl St
Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420-2697

800Largest Group
30Meeting Rooms
800Overnight Guests
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  • Overview
  • Event Spaces
  • Accommodations
  • Dining
  • Services
  • Technology
  • Area Attractions
Fitchburg State College has a compact residential campus that allows participants to spend more time enjoying their event and less time finding their way around. The Fitchburg venue is surrounded by the lakes, rivers, and hills for which New England is known.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Boston - 50
Worcester - 25
New Hampshire - 15
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Logan, Boston or Manchester, NH / 60
Availability:
Residential facilities available June - early August.
Room Type(s):
Residence Halls
Suite/Apt Style
Bath Type(s):
Communal Semi-Private
Largest Group:
800
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
30
Largest Classroom Style:
50
Largest Theatre Style:
800
Number of Overnight Guests:
800
Technology:
Voice, cable, and data throughout campus, including wireless Internet access in many locations. Many rooms provide technological enhancements -- input for laptop computers to operate dedicated LCD projectors, VCR/DVD players, sound systems for integrated sound and video projection capabilities.
Food & Beverage:
Cafeteria-style meals? Catered events? Our venue's dining services staff can help you pick a menu to fit your event and budget.
Phone:
978-665-3160
Ideally Suited For:
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Youth Retreat/Camp




Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Alumni Room A Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Alumni Room B Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Alumni Room C Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Alumni Rooms A+B Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Alumni Rooms B+C Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Alumni Rooms A+B+C Located in the Campus Center, the three Alumni rooms are conveniently located off G-Lobby on the ground floor. They are separated by dividers and can be used as one large room or two rooms combined together.

Hammond G-07 Located off the G-Lobby, this room features permanent conference set up for 24. Input for laptop computer LCD projector VCR/DVD Integrated sound system with JBL speakers.

Percival Auditorium Many of the meeting rooms and classrooms are mediated -- providing technological enhancements that include input for laptop computer, LCD projectors, VCR/DVD, and integrated sound systems and projection capabilities. Input for laptop computer LCD projector VCR/DVD Integrated sound system.

McKay Auditorium

Ellis White Lecture Hall The lecture hall seats 129 and is located on the ground level of the Campus Center adjacent to G-Lobby. It is equipped with an in-house sound and video system. It can accommodate lectures, slide and power-point presentations, 16mm film and video/DVD projection. Input for laptop computer LCD projector VCR/DVD Integrated surround sound system

Underground Pub The Underground Pub may be used for performances, dances, and other social events. It has a standard table setup for 80 people, but it will accommodate up to 180 for a social event. The Underground Pub has a large screen TV, TV monitors, portable stage, and stage lighting that may be requested at the time of your reservation. Bar services are available for some functions, subject to state and local laws as well as college policy. Food service requires the presence of catering staff.

Kent Recital Hall Located in the Conlon Fine Arts Building, this air-conditioned auditorium is also adjacent to convenient parking.

Randal Lecture Hall

Weston Auditorium This is the largest auditorium on campus, with a raised stage as well as sound and lighting equipment. Weston is available for performances, lectures or other events and is located adjacent to convenient parking facilities.

Miller Oval Room This meeting room is set up for permanent conference style service, with built-in AV equipment, including built-in LCD projector with lap-top hook-up and sound system, as well as a conference phone system.

Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
Residence Housing 1000 Residence Halls Shared no
Residence Halls no
Mara Village 328 Suite/Apartment Style Shared yes
Aubuchon Hall 300 Suite/Apartment Style Shared no
Russell Towers 450 Suite/Apartment Style Shared no
Herlihy Hall 150 Residence Halls Communal no
Townhouses 180 Suite/Apartment Style Shared no

Dining

  • Holmes Dining Room
    Holmes Dining Room
    Seating Capacity: 500
    Cafeteria-style dining offers pizza, deli sandwiches, fresh salad bar, grilled specialties and a made-to-order station.
  • Commuter Cafe
    Seating Capacity: 200
    This is a food-court retail style operation featuring well known food outlets serving burgers, soup and sandwiches, pizza and snacks and beverages.
  • The Undergroud
    The Underground
    Seating Capacity: 180
    The Underground Pub may be used for performances, dances, and other social events. It has a standard table setup for 80 people, but will accommodate up to 180 for a social event. The Underground Pub has a large screen TV, TV monitors, portable stage and stage lighting that may be requested at the time of your reservation. Bar services are available for some functions, subject to state and local laws as well as college policy. Food service requires the presence of catering staff.

Services

ServiceDescription
Conference Services FSC Conference Services will manage your meeting or event from start to finish and provide advice and assistance with the planning and execution of all details from dining to IT with one primary point of contact.

IT Help Desk You can contact the IT Help Desk for assistance with all computing, network, phone, cable and media equipment repair issues.

Print Services B&W High-Speed Copying Color Copying Graphic Design Offset Printing & Finishing Scanning Photos and Documents Photo and Artwork Online Catalogs Campus Copier Management

A/V Equipment Support & Media Services Equipment Checkout Campus Cable TV A/V Equipment Repairs & Troubleshooting

Technology

TypeDescription
Conference Technology We can honor most media request for meetings and events planned for the Campus Center. Please make all of your inquiries and request for media equipment when you are reserving your space. With 10 business days' notice, a student media technician can be scheduled to assist you. Equipment available includes: overhead projectors, slide projectors, LCD projectors, 16mm projectors, DVD, microphones, sound system, TV/VCR carts, and media carts.

Equipment Available Equipment Available Cassette Tape Recorder Camcorder Camera Tripod Digital Camera (please specify) o Olympus o Nikon Coolpix5000 Sony - CDR DVD/CD Rewritable Drive Film Scanner Multimedia Projector Printer Projector (specify format):o Film o Multimedia o Overhead o Slide Video Cassette Recorder VHS Camcorder Laptop Computer (please specify) o PC o MAC IBook

Area Attractions

AttractionDescription
Wachusett Mountain State Reservation Wachusett is the highest mountain in Massachusetts east of the Connecticut River and stands some 2,006 feet above sea level at its peak. Our panoramic summit views include sights of Boston to the east. More than 600,000 people visit the mountain year round with at least half of that number visiting the Wachusett Mountain State Reservation in summer and fall.

Nashoba Valley Ski Area Private functions, held at our spring-fed pond, offer swimming, volleyball, badminton, horseshoes, and other exciting activities. From a traditional barbeque to a Lobster clambake, the Outlook Restaurant and Lounge can cater your event and create a memorable affair. With lifeguards on staff, you can bring the kids, relax, and enjoy the day.

Hopkinton State Park Hopkinton State Park is located in the towns of Hopkinton and Ashland and includes the picturesque Hopkinton Reservoir. The park offers a variety of year round recreational activities including two life-guarded swimming beaches, stocked fishing, 1 group picnic site, picnic areas, 10 miles of marked trails, open field space, and a concrete boat launching ramp for non-motorized watercraft.

Boston The Greater Boston area is full of attractions for all ages. From the Boston Tea Party to the Midnight Ride of Paul Revere and far, far beyond, Boston and environs provide a kaleidoscope of attractions giving a patriotic perspective on yesterday, today and tomorrow.

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