Welcome to the Student Union

Student Union at The University of Akron

The Student Union

The Student Union is a 192,000 square-foot building that houses:

  • The Department of Student Life
  • Offices for student organizations
  • Off Campus Student Services
  • The SOuRCe
  • The Game Room
  • Theater
  • The Information Center
  • Ballroom and Meeting Rooms
  • DocuZip Copy Center
  • Career Center
  • Barnes and Noble Bookstore
  • A branch of PNC Bank

Our mission

The Department of Student Life is committed to building community through collaborative learning experiences that provide our students the opportunity to:

• Engage     • Serve     • Lead

Student Union hours of operation

Spring Semester 2015


A hub of activity

The Student Union is a great place to meet friends and classmates over lunch or dinner, with several eateries offering a wide variety of prepared and grab-and-go foods:

  • The Union Market
  • Subway
  • Ohio Burger Company
  • Auntie Anne's
  • Starbucks
  • Zee's convenience store

Find out more information about each floor by exploring the links to your left. See directions to the Student Union.

Fall 2014 Infographic