Notice:
Nov. 25, 2014:  

In recognition of the Thanksgiving holiday, all Jefferson Community College offices will close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, 2014.

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 Lansing Administration Building is the administrative center of the College and houses the offices of the President, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Administration & Finance, as well as Financial Operations, Human Resources, Purchasing, JCC Foundation and the Alumni Association..

Samuel Guthrie Building (2)

The 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, Mail Room and Facilities departments.

John Foster Dulles Building (3)

The 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 Student Center houses a large multipurpose gymnasium, including locker rooms, showers, and offices. The building provides space for Student Activities, the Health and Wellness Center, an instructional music room, the Walker Instructional Dining Room and Kitchen, the Courtyard cafeteria, fitness center, dance studio, the Athletic Department offices, a student lounge, servicemembers 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, tutoring services and office of the Dean for Instructional Support, Assessment and Accreditation. The Center for Community Studies, Institutional Research, 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,  Veterans Services, STAR Program, Advising, Career, and Transfer Center (ACT), Switchboard and the College Bookstore.

John T. Henderson Child Care Center (8)

The Child Care Center 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 Faculty Student Association offices, the Continuing Education Division, Higher Education Center initiative partner institutions, and the New York State Small Business Development Center.

East Hall (14)

The College’s new residence hall opened in 2014, houses 294 students and includes two classrooms, a large group meeting room, security desk, technology nook, two large study/social lounges on the main floor and study lounges on each floor in both wings.  The offices of the Vice President for Students, Dean of Students and Housing and Residence Life staff are located here. 

East Hall is owned by the Faculty Student Association LLC at JCC, a non-profit organization that provides ancillary service in support of the College, and is operated and managed in partnership with Jefferson Community College.

Athletic Facilities

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