Office of Student Life

Ohio Union

Meetings and Events

Beginning February 8, student organizations may request space reservations on-campus for in-person events of 10 or fewer. Events can take place as early as February 12, pending meeting all reservation requirements. Requests for outdoor space, may be made through the Buckeye Event Network website. A limited number of spaces in the Ohio Union and other Student Life facilities may be reserved using the online space request tool. At this time, classroom spaces are not available for events and gatherings. 

We greatly appreciate the commitment made by the members of our university community to keep each other as safe as possible, and we are grateful for your understanding should this process need to change.  We remain Together As Buckeyes.

  

The Ohio Union is Columbus’ premier event venue for students, university departments and corporate clients alike. Designed to meet the growing needs of the community, the Ohio Union offers dynamic spaces and a professional event services team.

Our Spaces

Our 34 flexible meeting and event spaces can accommodate large corporate meetings, fundraising galas, hands-on breakout sessions, conferences and more. Each space is unique, so you can give your guests a one-of-a-kind experience every time.

Whether you are planning a national conference or a casual networking brunch, an intimate wedding or a board meeting, there is a space here at the Ohio Union for you. Already know what your needs are? Get in touch with our event services team to reserve your space today.

Take a virtual tour of our building or visit our photo gallery for pictures of past events, Ohio Union history, and more!

Our Services

The Ohio Union’s event services team provides personalized event planning services to every client. Prior to your event, they can help you identify the best space to meet your needs, customize our exclusive in-house catering menu for your event and ensure the appropriate technology is available to you.

Ohio Union staff will continue to work with you throughout your event, making sure everything runs smoothly, from the buffet line to the audiovisual equipment. Our unique approach to event planning ensures every meeting, conference, gala and wedding at the Ohio Union is truly extraordinary.