• Physical therapy and occupational therapy students take advantage of the movable pool floor to adjust the water depth and treat patients with aqua therapy.
  • Students utilizing the pool for classes such as water safety, scuba diving, and first aid benefit from the adjacent wet classroom outfitted with special water-resistant finishes.
  • Athletic training students practice treating athletes in the cutting-edge training room equipped with two hydrotherapy tubs, ten examination tables, and four electric stimulation machines.
  • Students in the Roy H. Park School of Communications apply their classroom learning while they work in the building, broadcasting large events or assisting in event planning.
  • Larger audiences can be accommodated for popular educational speakers such as the Dalai Lama, Maya Angelou, and Ken Burns, whom the College has all hosted in recent years.
  • The College and the surrounding Central New York community are able to host large-scale events within the venue such as Convocation, large conferences, trade shows and exhibitions, and concerts by big-name performers.
Fun Fact

At 715 feet, 7 inches long, the A&E Center is longer than two football fields—or 25 elephants lined up trunk-to-tail.

Some of the recent events held at the Athletics & Events Center include:

  • CMC Sports Medicine Conference Aug 2016
  • Field Hockey Empire 8 Championships November 2016
  • NYS High School, Girls HS State Championships Swimming & Diving Meet - November 2016
  • Ithaca College Bomber Swimming and Diving Invitational – December 2016
  • Annual Ithaca College Masters Meet - Saturday December 2015
  • Gorges LCM Swimming Invitational January 2016
  • Empire 8 Men’s and Women’s Varsity T&F Championships – 2016
  • UNYSCSA & Empire 8 Swimming and Diving Championships hosted by Ithaca College - February 17-20, 2016
  • NYSCTC Men’s and Women’s Varsity T&F Championships, February 2016
  • Speedo Sectionals hosted by Syracuse Chargers Swim Team – March 31-April 3, 2016
  • Relay For Life - April 2016
  • Ithaca College Commencement Eve Concert – May 2016
  • F&T Food Show – June 2016
  • Taste of the Nation – June 2016
  • Swim Meet hosted by Syracuse Chargers Swim Team - June 2016
  • Ithaca High School Graduation – June 2016