Conference & Event Services

  • Event Venues

    Through the Conference and Event Services Office, Worcester State University offers an array of venues to meet our clients’ event needs—including auditoriums, conference rooms, classrooms, lecture halls, and multipurpose rooms.

  • Sullivan Auditorium

    Located in our Sullivan Academic Center, the Sullivan offers seating for up to 1,096 attendees. It is the perfect setting for dance competitions, large lectures, and stage performances of all kinds. This space has a house sound system, stage lighting, and wireless and wired microphones.

    Eager Auditorium

    Located in the Sullivan Academic Center, Eager Auditorium is the perfect room to kick off a conference, with seating for up to 185 attendees and a built-in instructor computer and projector. Classrooms throughout the building provide plenty of convenient options for breakout sessions.

    Fuller Theater

    Located on the second floor of our Shaughnessy Administration Building, the Fuller Theater seats up to 166 attendees. It is a stylish setting for small performances or intimate lectures. Its audio-visual equipment includes a ceiling-mounted projector and sound equipment. Availability is limited during the academic year.

    Ghosh Center Lecture Hall

    Located in the Ghosh Science and Technology Center, this lecture hall is an ideal venue for conference keynotes. With its built-in instructor computer, projector, and sound system as well as updated lighting, its other uses range from presentations to panel discussions to film screenings. It seats up to 196 attendees.

    Auditoriums

  • Fallon Room

    The Fallon Room, located on the third floor of our Student Center, seats between 27 and 40 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select.

    Foster Room

    The Foster Room, located on the third floor of our Student Center, seats between 39 and 50 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select.

    Sullivan Academic Center Conference Room

    The conference room on the third floor of the Sullivan Academic Center (Room 312) features a long, oval conference table that seats up to 12 individuals. This room cannot be modified.

    Seven Hills Conference Room

    The Seven Hills Conference Room, located on the first floor of Wasylean Hall, seats between 25 and 45 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select.

    Learning Resource Center Room 117

    Room 117 in the Learning Resource Center serves as a lecture hall and can seat up to 88 attendees. The amenities include a computer, projector, and screen setup.

    Learning Resource Center Room 121

    Room 121 in the Learning Resource Center serves as a lecture hall and can seat up to 80 attendees. The amenities include a computer, projector, and screen setup.

    Conference Rooms

  • Blue Lounge

    The Blue Lounge, located on the first floor of the Student Center, seats between 40 and 180 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select. It has room for up to 2 buffet tables.

    Sheehan Multipurpose

    The Sheehan Multipurpose Room, located on the first floor of the Sheehan Residence Hall seats between 36 and 80 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select.

    May Street

    The May Street Banquet Hall, located on the ground floor of the May Street building seats between 100 and 300 attendees, depending on the table/chair configuration that you select. The stage makes this an ideal location for your next reception or ceremony.

    Multipurpose Rooms

  • Multipurpose Gym

    • Two dividable courts
    • Court striping for multiple sports
    • Drop-down throwing and batting cages
    • State-of-the-art sound system

    Competition Gym

    • 1,500 seats including 4 sides of seating and 263-seat backs
    • State-of-the art sound system

    Exercise Rooms

    Exercise rooms located on the second floor of the Wellness Center are great for your next Zumba or dance class. Each room can fit up to 40 attendees.

    Wellness Center

  • John Coughlin Memorial Field

    John Coughlin Memorial Field is a 2,500-seat stadium with an artificial turf and track. It is home to our football, men's and women's soccer, field hockey, and women's lacrosse teams. Our outdoor track-and-field team competes on the track. We have hosted numerous high-school championship games in football, field hockey, and soccer as well as the high-school state track meets at this field. The field features a 3-bay garage, refreshment facility, press box, and public address system.