The Ohio Union

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The Ohio Union is a 318,000 square foot premier venue that is used by our students, university departments and corporate clients. It is the perfect place to host your next conference, meeting, holiday celebration, seminar, reception, banquet or special event.  Our dynamic spaces and professional event services team will make your event one to remember. Most of our rooms are flexible and can be set up in banquet, theater and classroom style to best suit your event needs.

To see our building layout, please review our building map.

Cartoon Room

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This fun room has comics and artwork on each wall, creating a unique environment for each guest. This large space can be split into two separate smaller rooms, perfect for any meeting, lecture, or small banquet.

Included Built-In AV:

  • 2 LCD projectors
  • Sony Blu-Ray Disc/DVD Player
  • Cablevision with select HD channels
  • Crestron control panels
  • YPbPr auxiliary inputs
  • VGA input 
  • 1/8 inch audio jack
  • Grafikeye lighting control
  • Phone line*
  • Microphones*

       *Items with AV charges

Fun/Fast Facts:

  • All of the featured artwork on the walls are from Ohio State Alumni and local Ohio artists.
  • Ohio State has the largest cartoon library in the country, located in Sullivant Hall.


Banquet Layout:

Seats: Maximum 190 guests

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Classroom Layout:

Seats: Maximum 144 guests

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Theater Layout:

Seats: Maximum 330 guests

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