Resources for Our Community

A Fitchburg State education extends beyond the classroom with professional and co-curricular opportunities. Forging partnerships with public and private businesses and community organizations within the region to enhance the quality of life is one of the university’s core values.

Community Engagement

Business, Community, and University Partnerships

Collaborating with Fitchburg State benefits your business, the community, and the region.

Center for Italian Culture

Encourages the understanding and appreciation of all aspects of Italian language and culture.

Douglas and Isabelle Crocker Center for Civic Engagement

We're looking to help local organizations thrive and develop competencies in best practices.

Other Ways to Engage


ALFA (Adult Learning in the Fitchburg Area) is a lifelong learning institute that serves adult learners in Fitchburg and the surrounding communities.

Arts and Culture

Fostering a sense of cultural appreciation is an important part of a university education and a vital ingredient for a thriving community.

Center for Professional Studies

Our courses, workshops and institutes provide an array of professional development opportunities.

Extended Campus

Providing quality education at extended campuses to constituents engaged in professional development and academic degree programs.

Make a gift

Donate to help us provide the resources our students and alumni need. 


We are proud to host three TRIO grants: TRIO SSS, Upward Bound, and Upward Bound Math and Science.

Want to become a Community Partner? Contact us today!