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Fitchburg State College





Educational Resources

Libraries

Robert Cormier Collection Robert Salvatore Collection

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 242,418 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 2,208 current serial subscriptions.
  • 456,892 microforms.
  • 1,845 Audio/Visual items.
  • 3,424 e-books.

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.

Campus Resources

  • 100 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 10 Internet connections in libraries.
  • 30 Internet connections in classrooms.
  • 50 Internet connections in Laboratories.
  • 10 Internet connections elsewhere on campus.

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 200 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, day care, health service, health insurance

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills

Counseling

career, personal, academic, psychological

Career

on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 43% of students live in school housing.
  • The school does not provide assistance for off-campus housing.

Types of housing available

  • 5% of housing units are Singles.
  • 50% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 30% of housing units are Triples.
  • 15% of housing units are Apartments.
  • In total, there are 6 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 67% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 35% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: Falconfest; Homecoming; CenterStage Performing Arts Series
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook
  • In total, there are about 57 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Alpha Lambda Delta; Epsilon Pi Tau; Kappa Delta Pi; Lambda Pi Eta; Phi Alpha Theta; Psi Chi; Sigma Theta Tau; Sigma Tau Delta
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Christian Fellowship; Newman Center
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union; Haitian American Cultural Club; Latin American Student Organization
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Over 50 active student organizations on campus are available including fraternities and sororities, musical ensembles, academic interest groups and special interest groups.
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) The Point (weekly)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Boston (50)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Fitchburg (1)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Fitchburg (1)
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.
  • 75% of students have a car on campus

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 2 fraternities
  • 0 fraternity houses
  • 1% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 3 sororities
  • 0 sorority houses
  • 2% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Offered at cooperating institution (Worcester Polytech Institute)
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Not offered
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited






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