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Georgian Court University

Georgian Court University
900 Lakewood Ave

Lakewood, New Jersey 08701

1000Largest Group
65Meeting Rooms
350Overnight Guests
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  • Georgian Court UniversityGeorgian Court University

  • Aerial View of CampusAerial View of Campus

  • Apollo FountainApollo Fountain

  • The Mansion The Mansion

  • Vintage Bowling AlleyVintage Bowling Alley

  • Casino BuildingCasino Building

  • One of the Many Statues One of the Many Statues

  • Casino BallroomCasino Ballroom

  • Casino Auditorium Casino Auditorium

  • North Dining RoomNorth Dining Room

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                                                                     With You Every Step of the Way: CSE at GCU!
                                                 Located in Lakewood, New Jersey on a 155 acre historic, beautiful campus!


Come discover the hidden magnificence of Georgian Court University! Nestled in Lakewood, New Jersey, our campus is 155 acres of beautiful, historic grounds. Amazing architecture that is full of rich history and splendor, along with state-of-the-art technology, modern conference spaces, and both grand and modest attractive event spaces make Georgian Court University a fantastic venue to host your next conference or special event.

Georgian Court University is located at the heart of the Jersey Shore, between New York City and Philadelphia. The campus is just minutes away from the Lakewood NJ Transit bus station and easily accessible via the Garden State Parkway or I-195. Our office prides itself on being a one-stop-shop for all your planning needs. Our staff is comprised of planning professionals that are willing and able to handle every event planning detail and advise you on ways to customize your occasion to make it the best event it can possibly be. We reserve housing, meeting spaces, and dining facilities, and also coordinate registration, special events, and billing—everything you need for a successful Lakewood event!

Georgian Court is perfect for retreats, camps, corporate and social events, featuring an onsite pool, vintage bowling alley, beautiful gardens, historic and beautiful event spaces, state-of-the-art technology, spacious conference rooms, and outdoor tennis and basketball courts. Air-conditioned, overnight accommodations are available in the summer. Please contact our office to discuss hosting your Lakewood, NJ occasion at Georgian Court University! Our telephone number is 732-987-2263 or you are welcome to email us at specialevents@georgian.edu!

Georgian Court University in Lakewood, New Jersey was the proud recipient of the 2002 Outstanding Institutional Achievement Award from ACCED-I. 
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Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
New York - 60
Philadelphia - 70
Atlantic City - 60
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Newark / 60
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Free
Availability:
Georgian Court University in beautiful Lakewood, NJ offers our Mansion and Casino building available year-round for small private parties and intimate wedding receptions. Meeting rooms and classrooms are available year-round, as well. Overnight rooms are available in the summer only.
Room Type(s):
Residence Halls
Suite/Apt Style
Bath Type(s):
Communal / Semi-Private
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
1000
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
65
Largest Classroom Style:
500
Largest Theatre Style:
1000
Number of Overnight Guests:
350
Technology:
Free WiFi, and A/V is included with the cost of the rental. GCU offers on-site equipment and technical support. Satellite downlinks, interactive videoconferencing, computer labs, interactive Plasma TVs in each classroom, overhead projection. Computer labs are in each residence hall.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Free
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms Cost:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
Complete dining and reception packages are available through the Georgian Court University campus dining services, provided by Chartwell's Inc.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Complete Meeting Package:
Yes
Special Rates and Packages:
10% facilities rate discount to Unique Venues referrals.
Rental Policies:
Please contact GCU for complete Rental Policy
Phone:
732-987-2263
Overnight Accommodations Available:
June
July
August
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp

Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
The Mansion at Georgian Court Beautiful, historic building that is available for inmate wedding receptions and social events. 

Gardens Located throughout campus, these beautiful outdoor spaces are perfect for warm weather social events. 

Classrooms Located in various buildings throughout campus, our classrooms range in size and are all equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including interactive Plasma TVs, computers, and overhead projectors.  

Casino Large, open gymnasium/theatre style area that is ideal for events that require ample space.  Equipped with a stage.  Pool. vintage bowling alley, and Ballroom are located inside of this building. Space can be arranged in multiple formats to accomate various events, groups, or conferences.  

Little Theatre Theater style seating with pull-up desk tops. Can be used as a movie theater during your camp, conference, or retreat!

Ballroom Small, but beauitful, welcoming victorian-style room with the capability of being arranged to your meeting or special event needs.

North Dining Room Multi-use space that can be arranged in many ways.  This space is spacious and open, surrounded by windows, and has wooden floors. Space can be used as a contemporary meeting room, as it is equipped with plasma tv's and A/V.  North Dining Room can also be used as a banquet space to host special events. 

Sambol Room

Farley Conference Room Modest, yet upgraded, meeting space. 

Art Gallery

Wellness Center Arena Large sports arena able to accomodate large crowds for events, seminars, expos, and other events that require ample space or gym space. 

Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
Onsite Dorms 350 Residence Halls Private yes
Best Western Leisure Inn Nearby Hotels Private yes
Econo Lodge Lakewood Nearby Hotels Private yes

Catering

  • Chartwells, Inc
    Catering must be provided by our onsite catering service, Chartwells, Inc. A full menu is available upon request. 

Services

ServiceDescription
Conference Services As your link to the whole campus community, the meeting professionals of Georgian Court University Conference Services will be responsible for the majority of your conference arrangements. We reserve housing, meeting spaces, and dining facilities, and also coordinate registration, special events, and billing--handling virtually all the specifics, to the smallest detail. GCU is an ACCED-I certified One-Stop Shop.

Technology

TypeDescription
Interactive Plasmas Available in all classrooms and meeting rooms

Projectors

Free internet access for all guests

Area Attractions

AttractionDescription
PNC Bank Arts Center Located up the Parkway, this wonderful venue features many popular artists throughout the summer and into the fall.  Featuring a covered portion and lawn seating. 

Six Flags Great Adventure Featuring the world-famous King Da Ka and El Toro rollar coasters, a large number of events, and concerts. The park features 160 acres of rides, games, and food, and a 350-acre Wild Safari.  Hurricane Harbor is attached to the park, which features many large and small water rides, including a lazy river.  The park is open from March to January, featuring Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park as well.  The park features 14 rollar coasters, indoor arcades, boardwalk games, different theme areas, and rides for younger children. 

Jersey Shore Georgian Court is located in the heart of the famous Jersey Shore.  A short drive away, you can experience the beautiful beaches, famous boardwalks, and other local area attractions during your conference, retreat, or camp. 
Some of the close locations are:
Seaside Heights
Point Pleasant Beach
Asbury Park
Long Branch

Lakewood BlueClaws The BlueClaws are the South Atlantic League affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. The BlueClaws play at FirstEnergy Park and feature many fun events throughout the season. 

Jenkinson's Aquarium Featuring African Penguins, Turtle Tank, many different species of fish, and other enticing critters, this attraction is perfect for a day out for overnight camps and retreats! 

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110