Gilbert Downs
College Services Supervisor
(805) 678-5813

Auxiliary Services

College Bookstore (Barnes & Noble)
Copy Center (RICOH)

Civic Center/Facility Use

Classrooms, Lecture Halls, Conference Rooms and Athletic Facilities

Oxnard College has classrooms, lecture halls and conference rooms equipped with video conferencing capability. In addition, we offer athletic fields, tennis courts and a 35,000 sq. ft. multi-use gymnasium which is one of the newest facilities in California.

The gym was built in 1995 and has a seating capacity of approximately 1,200. It has the ability to host a variety of events with six basketball baskets and three volleyball courts.  The floor can be covered if necessary for any event. The gymnasium hosts intercollegiate Men's and Women's Basketball.

The Oxnard College Sports Complex hosts intercollegiate Men’s and Women’s Track and field, Men’s and Women’s Soccer, Men's Baseball & Women's Softball.  The facility contains state-of-the-art 8-lane track with a premium grass playing field and the bleacher system accommodates 2500 spectators.  In addition, Oxnard College has two grass playing fields that host both Men's and Women's Soccer.

All of the athletic playing fields are available for rental by semester to outside organizations based on availability and on a first come, first serve basis. 

For more information contact Gilbert Downs at (805) 678-5813 or

El Colegio de Oxnard tiene salones de clases, salones de conferencias y salones de juntas equipados para transmitir video conferencias. A su vez cuenta con campos atléticos, canchas de tenis y un gimnasio recién renovado, todos disponibles para rentarse a grupos comunitarios.

Para más información, favor de contactar a Gilbert Downs al teléfono (805) 678-5813 o

VCCCD Use of Facilities, Rules & Regulations, Fee Schedule & Insurance Requirements


OCPAB Mainstage

Performing Arts Building

The Performing Arts Building has a 397 seat venue (with 6 wheelchair positions), a 64'x25' stage area with 1600 sq. ft. of usable space which is able to accommodate up to 160 singers at 10 sq.ft. per performer; or 50-60 musicians with instruments).  The facility has live broadcast connectivity between all rooms.  The floor is sprung/floating to accommodate dance performances.

The acoustic design is state-of-the-art, with a reinforced sound system of the highest quality that will immerse the audience in sound.  With acoustical blankets, clouds, and curved walls designed to diffuse and reflect sound, along with a full-scale electronic amplification system - the volume is impressive, at 460 cubic feet of air per seat.  The auditorium was specifically designed to host lectures, choral performances, small scale theatrical productions, and orchestral performances.

AV Capabilities

The auditorium boasts a state-of-the-art Allen & Heath ILive T112 Digital Console with 96 channels.  We have a Strand Light Pallette with Broadway quality theatrical and recording capabilities, seven tri-amp speakers and drive lines, no subwoofers (subwoofers can be rented/provided).  Projector is a Christie WU 12KM, 12,000 lumen, 1080P Hi-Def, with 3 chip DLP projection quality and 7.1 surround sound system. 

 Conference Center

The Conference Center has various seating options to accommodate 80 to 266 people depending on the setup with high quality audio & visual capabilities. Click on the below setup options which consist of:


Conference Center Standard Setup (120)

Other Equipment Available

  • Wenger 18" choral risers;
  • Wenger Versatile stating platforms can be used for orchestral or audience seating in the auditorium or Conference Center
  • Dance areas:  both stages, auditorium and Conference Center, have sprung/floating dance floors.
  • Concert Piano

VCCCD Use of Facilities, Rules & Regulations, Fee Schedule, and Insurance Requirements

Auditorium Seating Chart

Civic Center Incidental Fee Rates (eff. 7/1/17)

Custodial Staff:


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Police Cadet:


Police Officer:


Theater Technician (Staff):


Weekend/Evening Activities Attendant:


Daily Parking Permit

(Mon-Thurs. - 7am-10pm, Fri. - 8am-6pm)