Facilities

The College campus, located in Watertown, NY, provides excellent facilities for its programs of study. Located on 90 acres near the intersection of Interstate 81 and Coffeen Street (Exit 46), there are eight buildings, well-maintained athletic fields, and ample parking.

Robert Lansing Administration Building (1)

The Robert Lansing Administration Building is the administrative center of the College and houses the offices of the President and the Vice Presidents, the Dean for Curriculum and Instruction, Institutional Research, Grants, Human Resources, Purchasing, JCC Foundation, and the Alumni Association.

Samuel Guthrie Building (2)

The Samuel Guthrie Building contains classroom and laboratory space for physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, energy, geology, mathematics, nursing, and an amphitheater. All classrooms and labs are electronically-smart. This building also houses the math/science faculty offices, Financial Operations, Services, Mail Room and Facilities departments.

John Foster Dulles Building (3)

The John Foster Dulles Building contains accounting labs, general-purpose classrooms including nine smart classrooms, business faculty offices, and Campus Safety and Security.

The James McVean College Center Building (4)

The McVean Center houses a large multipurpose gymnasium, including locker rooms, showers, and offices. The building provides space for Student Activities, the Health Office, the Faculty Student Association Office, an instructional music room, the Walker Instructional Dining Room and Kitchen, the Courtyard cafeteria, a fitness center, a dance studio, the Athletic Department offices, a study lounge, and the 478-seat Sturtz Theater.

Melvil Dewey Library Building (5)

The Melvil Dewey Library Building is the home of the College’s collection of print materials, a Media Center for non-print materials, and the Local History Collection. The Library has Internet stations available for use by students and community members. The first floor of the library hosts the Library Learning Commons and tutoring services. The Center for Community Studies, College Computer Center, Instructional Technology, Networking Lab and Distance Learning Center, and the Liberal Arts departments and faculty offices are also located here.

Jules Center (6)

The Jules Center houses fourteen general classrooms, five computer classrooms, and a 130-seat amphitheater, all of which are electronically smart. The Jules Center is also the location for the art lab, a 72-station open access computer resource center, meeting rooms, the Boardroom, and the Public Relations Office. The Welcome Center and a variety of student services are housed in this building as well, including the offices of Admissions, Financial Services and Student Records, the Scanlon Learning & Success Center, STAR Program, Advising, Career, and Transfer Center (ACT), Switchboard and the College Bookstore.

John T. Henderson Child Care Center (8)

The John T. Henderson Child Care Center was completed in the fall of 1990 and accommodates up to 40 children, from 21 months to 5 years old, in three classrooms.

Extended Learning Center (E)

The Extended Learning Center was reconfigured in 2009 and includes seven classrooms, a seminar room, and a student lounge. The Extended Learning Center houses the College Outreach Office, the Continuing Education Division, Higher Education Center initiative partner institutions, and the New York State Small Business Development Center.

Residence Hall (14)

Construction is underway for new on-campus student housing to be available for the Fall 2014 semester. The 298-bed residence hall will feature suite-style rooms designed to accommodate 6, 5 and 4 students. The residence hall will be owned by the Faculty Student Association at JCC, a non-profit organization that provides ancillary service in support of the College, and operated in partnership with Jefferson Community College.

Athletic Facilities

The College offers a baseball diamond, soccer/lacrosse fields, tennis and basketball courts and a walking/running/cross-country skiing trail.