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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.

Suzanne M. Scharer

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This room is a popular choice for clients who need a smaller meeting space.  The Suzanne Scharer room has two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the West Plaza and South Oval, making it ideal at any time of day.

Included Built-In AV:

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

       *Items with AV charges

Fun/Fast Facts:

  • Suzanne Scharer graduated from Ohio State in 2006.
  • During her undergrad she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, SPHINX Senior Class Honorary, and Undergraduate Student Government.


Banquet Layout:

Seats: Maximum 30 guests

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Classroom Layout:

Seats: Maximum 30 guests

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Theater Layout:

Seats: Maximum 42 guests

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