USRA STEMaction Center
The USRA STEMaction Center at 7178 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, MD, is a hub for STEM activities in the Baltimore-Washington corridor. The Center features full-scale practice facilities for FIRST teams, including FIRST Robotics Competition, FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST LEGO League fields.
The USRA STEMaction Center is open for FIRST teams to practice or work with each other on Wednesdays from 4-7pm (see calendar). Other hours are available upon request.
Please complete this Reservation form to request use of the facility during our open times or on other dates. While you can walk in during our open times, we cannot guarantee access to the practice fields unless your team has a reservation.
Any FIRST team using the facility must be accompanied by at least one adult team mentor for every 4 students attending. The adult team mentors must have passed FIRST's Youth Protection Screening and must agree to a facility-use waiver on behalf of their team.