Ohio Union at The Ohio State University

1739 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210

(614) 292-9835

www.ohiounion.osu.edu

Details

The Ohio Union opened March 2010 and offers 34 large and small, unique event spaces accommodating 17 to 1,700 guests for any occasion. Let us help you plan your conference, convention, corporate/board meeting, holiday celebration, seminar, continuing education and training, retreat, reception, wedding or banquet. Allow our one-stop professional event planners and team to create a very memorable event. Come experience our awe-inspiring building design that our community is enjoys. We encompass more than 318,000 sq. ft. and offer many high tech, cutting-edge A/V capabilities amidst a distinctive Buckeye setting. Our gorgeous Archie M. Griffin Grand Ballroom is one of the largest in Columbus and showcases our in-house, full-service catering team with many creative and delicious menu selections. Our Performance Hall features a built-in stage and entry to our outdoor Potter Plaza. The Ohio Union is centrally located on The Ohio State University campus and minutes from downtown Columbus and Port Columbus International Airport. We have parking garages with 1,200 spaces attached to the Ohio Union for the convenience of our guests . The Union Market is on-premise and offers multiple food options. Two restaurants with bars are Sloopy’s Diner and Woody’s Tavern. Woody’s Tavern features wood-fired pizza, Ohio beer and wine, and is perfect for game day Saturdays. Sloopy’s Diner features classic favorites in our '50's inspired, 22-hour diner with indoor and outdoor seating. Our instructional culinary kitchen can host 70 guests to view live demonstrations and participate in hands-on cooking classes. It is also reservable for team-building programs. The Ohio Union is LEED silver certified status and our state-of-the-art facility features sustainable products and structural elements we have reused from the previous Ohio Union and Buy-Ohio initiative's throughout building. For more Ohio Union information contact: Karen P. Narwicz Event Sales Manager 614-292-9835

Amenities

General
General
  • Distance to Airport (Miles): 8.9
  • Distance to Convention Center (Miles): 2.7

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 17539
  • Total Sq. Ft. 318000
  • Theatre Capacity 1700
  • Max Capacity 1700
  • Banquet Capacity 1000
ARCHIE M. GRIFFIN EAST BALLROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 11591
  • Width: 136
  • Length: 86
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 1376
  • Classroom Capacity: 468
  • Banquet Capacity: 740
  • Reception Capacity: 1200
ARCHIE M. GRIFFIN GRAND BALLROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 17539
  • Width: 208
  • Length: 86
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 1700
  • Classroom Capacity: 780
  • Banquet Capacity: 1174
  • Reception Capacity: 1900
ARCHIE M. GRIFFIN WEST BALLROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5948
  • Width: 71
  • Length: 86
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 648
  • Classroom Capacity: 240
  • Banquet Capacity: 396
  • Reception Capacity: 620
BARBIE TOOTLE ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 886
  • Width: 26
  • Length: 40
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 80
  • Classroom Capacity: 51
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 82
CARTOON ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2900
  • Width: 58
  • Length: 48
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 360
  • Classroom Capacity: 162
  • Banquet Capacity: 192
  • Reception Capacity: 300
CARTOON ROOM 1
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1450
  • Width: 29
  • Length: 48
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 144
  • Classroom Capacity: 108
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
CARTOON ROOM 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1450
  • Width: 29
  • Length: 48
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 144
  • Classroom Capacity: 108
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 150
CREATIVE ARTS ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 990
  • Width: 29
  • Length: 37
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 45
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 100
DANCE ROOM 1
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1369
  • Width: 37
  • Length: 35
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 120
  • Classroom Capacity: 72
  • Banquet Capacity: 90
  • Reception Capacity: 140
DANCE ROOM 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 993
  • Width: 26
  • Length: 37
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 94
  • Classroom Capacity: 54
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 100
DIGITAL LAB
  • Height: 11
  • Classroom Capacity: 29
GREAT HALL MEETING ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5070
  • Width: 85
  • Length: 59
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 500
  • Classroom Capacity: 288
  • Banquet Capacity: 330
  • Reception Capacity: 525
GREAT HALL MEETING ROOM 1
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1378
  • Width: 46
  • Length: 30
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 123
  • Classroom Capacity: 72
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 140
GREAT HALL MEETING ROOM 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1316
  • Width: 46
  • Length: 30
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 49
  • Banquet Capacity: 49
  • Reception Capacity: 140
GREAT HALL MEETING ROOM 3
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2376
  • Width: 40
  • Length: 60
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 224
  • Classroom Capacity: 126
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 240
HAYES CAPE ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 642
  • Width: 33
  • Length: 18
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 39
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 70
INSTRUCTIONAL KITCHEN
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3697
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 80
  • Classroom Capacity: 36
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 120
INTERFAITH PRAYER AND REFLECTION ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1656
  • Width: 31
  • Length: 56
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 105
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 160
LOWER LEVEL MEETING ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 594
  • Width: 31
  • Length: 18
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 52
  • Classroom Capacity: 33
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 60
MAUDINE COW ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 784
  • Width: 24
  • Length: 31
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 70
  • Classroom Capacity: 48
  • Banquet Capacity: 52
  • Reception Capacity: 70
OHIO STATERS, INC. FOUNDERS ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 581
  • Width: 34
  • Length: 18
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 48
  • Classroom Capacity: 36
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 60
OHIO STATERS, INC. TRADITIONS ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1435
  • Width: 42
  • Length: 42
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 128
  • Classroom Capacity: 72
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 125
PERFORMANCE HALL
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5186
  • Width: 61
  • Length: 85
  • Height: 34
  • Theater Capacity: 500
  • Classroom Capacity: 270
  • Banquet Capacity: 340
  • Reception Capacity: 525
PERFORMANCE HALL & POTTER PLAZA
  • Width: 139
  • Length: 85
  • Height: 34
POTTER PLAZA
  • Width: 78
  • Length: 70
ROSA AILABOUNI ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 503
  • Width: 33
  • Length: 16
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 36
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 55
ROUND MEETING ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1438
  • Width: 50
  • Length: 50
  • Height: 22
  • Theater Capacity: 90
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 27
  • Reception Capacity: 75
SENATE CHAMBER
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1994
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 37
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 76
  • Classroom Capacity: 76
SLOOPY'S PRIVATE DINING ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 448
  • Width: 27
  • Length: 15
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 24
  • Reception Capacity: 40
SPHINX CENTENNIAL LEADERSHIP SUITE
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1600
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 51
  • Height: 12
  • Classroom Capacity: 32
STUDENT-ALUMNI COUNCIL ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 944
  • Width: 26
  • Length: 40
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 92
  • Classroom Capacity: 51
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 100
SUZANNE SCHARER ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 602
  • Width: 34
  • Length: 19
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 42
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 60
TANYA RUTNER ROOM
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 543
  • Width: 33
  • Length: 17
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 49
  • Classroom Capacity: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
  • Reception Capacity: 60
U.S. BANK CONFERENCE THEATER
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2508
  • Width: 64
  • Length: 39
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 293
WOODY'S TAVERN
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3998
  • Width: 67
  • Length: 58
  • Height: 11
  • Banquet Capacity: 164
  • Reception Capacity: 180