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Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom

Named for two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin, the grand ballroom is the largest room in the Ohio Union and one of the largest ballrooms in Central Ohio. With its three beautiful chandeliers and floor-to-ceiling windows, this is the ideal space for large conferences, gatherings and special events.

The space can also be divided into the East and West ballrooms, and includes pre-function spaces ideal for registration or buffet tables. No matter what type of event you're hosting the Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom is the perfect space to accommodate every event need.

For more information on available audio-visual equipment and technology capabilities visit AV/Technology.

Room Layouts and Capacity

Name Capacity View Layout
Theater 1,700 Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom - Theater Diagram
Classroom 780 Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom - Classroom Diagram
Banquet 980 Grand Ballroom - Our Spaces Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom - Banquet Diagram

For information on room layouts, please contact our Event Services Team. Ready to book? Submit your request