270 Jackson Rd
Devens, MA 01434-5100
Shriver Job Corps Center is located in Devens, Massachusetts, 35 miles west of Boston and a short drive from Leominster, Mass. The center, which has been in operation since 1996, sits on a 25-acre campus and has both residential and nonresidential students.
The Shriver Job Corps Center has been in operation since 1996. The center was named after Sargent Shriver, the driving force behind the creation of Job Corps, Head Start, the Peace Corps, and other programs during the Kennedy and Johnson administrations.
Our campus' residential living facilities can house 170 male students in two dorms and 102 female students in one dorm. There is also one coed achievement dorm on campus. Each room has a private bathroom. Residential students live with up to three roommates and enjoy the following amenities:
- laundry facilities
- TV lounges
- computer labs
- vending machines
We also serve nonresidential students.
Students stay in separate male and female dormitories. There are up to four students in each dorm room. Your room will be assigned to you upon arrival at the center.
Job Corps values diversity and will provide you with opportunities to live and interact with people of many different backgrounds.