Farmingdale State College campus center exterior photo with ram statue.

Use of Facilities

The Use of Facilities Office assists in scheduling the short-term use of College facilities by various internal and external groups. The guidelines for use of campus facilities can be found below.

  • Any external organization wishing to use campus facilities must complete and submit an External Request Form. Request forms must be submitted at least six weeks prior to the event date.
  • It is important to note that no external group will be permitted to use campus facilities without written approval from the Use of Facilities Office.
  • Once the request is approved, the group will be issued a Revocable Permit and invoice for related fees. The terms and conditions of facility use are explained in detail in the Revocable Permit. 
  • External organizations are subject to multiple insurance requirements which can be found here.
  • Fees for facility use must be paid prior to the event date(s) and only check payments can be processed.
  • Promotions, publications and advertisements indicating event fees, such as registration, admission, or enty, must clearly and explicitly identify the sponsor for the event. These promotions must also clearly and explicitly indicate that the College is not benefiting or realizing revenue from such fees.

Use of the College’s Name, Logo and Address

External groups may not use the College’s name, logo or trademark as part of its name or address without written authorization. You can request authorization here. When addressing the location of the event, the organization must use the following address:            

Farmingdale State College           
2350 Broadhollow Road           
Farmingdale, NY 11735

  • Any group wishing to use the Farmingdale State College Gardens for professional photography must complete and submit a Garden Photography Request Form.
  • Garden photography sessions can be scheduled from April 1 through November 15 only. Photography sessions can be scheduled Monday through Friday after 4:30pm and on Saturday and Sunday after 8:00am.
  • Requests must be made at least two weeks prior to the desired event date. 
  • Ceremonies are not permitted on the premises.
  • Only one group at a time is scheduled for professional photography sessions.
  • The fee is refundable if the group is unable to use the garden the day of the event (i.e. inclement weather).
  • Athletic facilities can be requested by completing and submitting the Athletic Facility Request Form(NOTE: This form is currently being updated)
  • Any questions regarding the use of athletic facilities should be directed to Brendan Twomey at 934-420-2079.
  • Events involving children are subject to FSC's child protection policies, which can be found here.
  • There are additional insurance requirements for activities involving children, which can be found here.
  • Any group wishing to use campus facilities for free speech purposes should refer to the following policy.

use of facilities

Horton Hall, Room 145
Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm


Joanne Ulrich
Use of Facilities Coordinator


Brendan Twomey
Men's Basketball Coach/ Facility Contracts

Last Modified 11/15/22