206 Main Street
Andover, NH 03216
About the Site
Proctor is located in Andover, New Hampshire in the heart of New Hampshire's Lakes Region, just 93 miles north of Boston and 16 miles north of Concord, NH. The campus includes 2000 acres of woodlands, open fields, trails, streams, a river and ponds.
for a map of the campus (PDF format
), which indicates the location of all GRC-related activities.
Arrival and Check-In
It is anticipated that attendees will arrive/check-in on Sunday between 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm. Anyone arriving after the GRC office closes at 9:00 pm on Sunday must make alternative housing arrangements.
The Meeting Room and Poster Area
Science Sessions are held in the air-conditioned Wilkins Meeting House theater.
Poster Sessions and Socials are held in the Wise Center.
On-Site Housing / Facilities
GRC participants are housed in dorm rooms with twin beds and shared bathrooms down the hall. The rooms are not air-conditioned but fans are available for rent in the GRC office. Linens, towels, soap and a drinking cup are provided in each room.
There are 80 single rooms available for GRC attendees at Proctor Academy. Accepted applicants have an opportunity to register for a single room on a first come, first served basis. Once all available single rooms have been reserved, you will be required to register for a double (shared) room.
Dining Area / Meals
All Meals will be served in Cannon Dining Room. Vegetarian entrees are available at all meals and kosher meals are available only if the request is made in advance of the meeting.
Internet, Phone and Computer Access
Wireless Internet access is located throughout the campus and there are Ethernet Jacks in all the dorm rooms. Please bring your own Ethernet cable. There is also a computer lounge next to the GRC office with 8 iMacs for conferee use.
The site is fully handicapped accessible.
Opportunities for tennis, hiking, swimming, fishing and biking are available right on campus.
Animals are not permitted on site.
All GRC facilities are smoke free.