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.

US Bank Conference Theater

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Our amphitheatre is a private space with a built-in stage capable of hosting films, seminars, performances and larger meetings. Each seat includes a wooden pull-out desk and a laptop outlet. This beautiful space is also equipped with its own tech booth, green room, and dressing room.

Included Built-In AV:

  • LCD projector
  • Sony Blu-Ray Disc/DVD Player
  • Cablevision with select HD channels
  • Crestron control panels
  • YPbPr auxiliary inputs
  • VGA input 
  • Clear-Com Support
  • 1/8 inch audio jack
  • Audio and lighting console
  • 1 Tascam CD recorder
  • DVD Recorder
  • Sennheiser hearing assistance
  • Power and data jacks located underneath each seat
  • Phone line*
  • Ability to hang theatrical lighting*
  • Microphones*

       *Items with AV charges

Fun/Fast Facts:

  • This is where Les Wexner made his historic announcement and his $100 million gift to the University.
  • LEED Fact: The wooden stage is from the old Union ballroom.


Standard Layout:

Seats: Maximum 293 guests

Floor Plan Matrix: