Conference & Event Facilities

Event Planning at NOVA

Each NOVA campus coordinates college facilities and resources for conferences and meetings for corporations and the community. Our services include:

  • Room rental
  • Computer laboratory rental
  • Consulting services
  • Audio conferencing
  • Satellite downlink and teleconferencing

Additionally, the Alexandria, Annandale, and Manassas Campuses have cultural centers with state-of-the-art facilities for a variety of entertainment functions.

Alexandria Campus

Located seven miles south of Washington, DC, the Alexandria campus covers 51.4 acres and includes three buildings and the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center. The Bisdorf Building features state-of-the-art science labs, a comprehensive student service center, and a 150-seat theater.

Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center 
Alexandria Conference & Event Facilities

Annandale Campus

The Community Cultural Center at the Annandale Campus, opened in 1991, is a 66,000-square-foot rental facility featuring:

  • A 525-seat state-of-the-art theater with satellite downlink and video projection capability
  • An 11,000-square-foot gymnasium/exhibition hall
  • Welcoming atrium entrance
  • Meeting and training rooms
  • Two-story art gallery
  • Large forum room for lectures, conferences, receptions, and performances

Located minutes from the Capital Beltway with extensive adjacent parking, the Cultural Center hosts three to seven events daily, year-round. Our staff provides professional support services, and the center accommodates groups from 5 to 500+ people. Facilities are clean, attractive, flexible, and accessible, with outstanding technological features.

Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center

Loudoun Campus

The Loudoun Campus offers rental spaces for business and professional organizations, including:

  • Classrooms
  • Computer labs
  • Theater

Community groups and individuals can also rent our facilities for special events like recitals, concerts, and seminars.

Loudoun Conference & Event Facilities

Manassas Campus

The Manassas Campus offers a variety of amenities perfect for functions of any kind or size, including:

  • Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater: Bench seating for 500 and lawn seating for 200+
  • Colgan Theater: 120-seat capacity
  • Howsmon Lecture Hall: 150-seat capacity

We can assist with special parking, audio/visual needs, caterers, and entertainment.

Manassas Conference & Event Facilities

MEC Campus

The MEC Campus offers a technology-based building ideal for conferences, seminars, classes, and receptions. Our staff is dedicated to providing excellent service for your organization.

To schedule an event or request information, please call 703.822.6632.

Woodbridge Campus

The Woodbridge Campus is perfect for hosting meetings, seminars, retreats, and conferences. We welcome community groups and individuals to use our facilities for events like company picnics, concerts, and recitals.

Woodbridge Conference & Event Facilities