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 and individuals. Among the College’s 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 in the heart of University Heights in Newark New Jersey and is situated on a beautiful 21-acre site that provides spectacular panoramic views of downtown Newark and New York City. The college is easily accessible from state highways 21, 280 and 1&9 and a short commute from Newark International Airport. In addition, the college is a scheduled stop for NJ Transit, the local public transportation system. Take a virtual tour now and view our facility.