Event Venue Guide


The Ohio State University Faculty Club

At a glance
  • Accomodates up to 200 guests
  • Alcohol service permitted
  • Indoor event facility
  • Outdoor event facility
  • Meeting room
  • Reception area
  • Ballroom
  • On-site parking
  • Nearby parking
  • Wi-fi

Creative Cuisine. Superior Service. Elegant Event Space.

The Ohio State University Faculty Club is located in the heart of campus near the Oval and Mirror Lake. Since 1939, the club has provided a gathering place of tradition. The Faculty Club is a private membership club that provides full service in-house catering services and event space to both members and non-members. Small function rooms as well as large banquet space accommodating up to 200 guests are available.

The Main Dining Room

Elegantly formal with a magnificent view of Mirror Lake Hollow, this room may be reserved for groups of 50-200 people.

The Grand Lounge

With soaring ceilings, crystal chandeliers, hardwood floors, and a wonderful view of the Club Garden, this room may be reserved for cocktail receptions, buffet or served dinners, and dancing for up to 150 people.

Private Dining Rooms

The perfect setting for an intimate dinner party or quiet dining space. The Club offers six such rooms that can accommodate up to 20 people each.

Colleagues and Outdoor Patio

A modern touch to the building's classical elegance. This space features a walk out patio with exquisite views of Mirror Lake, built in bar featuring six local seasonal craft beers, five flat screen tvs and dark cherry wood accents.

  • Audio Visual Equipment Available
  • Overhead Speakers in each Event Space
  • Large Windows and Natural Light in each Event Space
  • Expansive Spiral Staircase connecting the three levels of the Club featuring a Grand Chandelier
  • Handicap Accessibility
  • Onsight Parking Available

  • Banquets
  • Standing Receptions
  • Private Meetings and Luncheons

Please visit our website here to learn more about all of the services offered at the Faculty Club.

  • Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions
  • Bridal Showers
  • Engagement Parties
  • Rehearsal Dinner

Please refer to our website for our full Wedding Packet and pictures of the beautiful weddings we have had the pleasure to host. 

Video Credit: The Perfect Pear 

Dining and Catering

Our catering services are available for both members and non-menbers of The Club. To view our full Catering Packet and Seasonal Catering Menu please visit our website here and click on the links provided.

To learn more about our member exclusive lunch and dinner dining services please click here

  • In-House Catering and Alcohol Service
  • Custom Menus Available
  • Seasonal Catering Menus Available
  • Event Catering Professional Menu and Event Planning Assistance
  • Head Chef and Full Kicthen Staff On Sight
  • One-on-One Meetings with Head Chef Available
  • Buffet and Plated Meal Services Available
  • Heavy Hor d'oeuvres Standing Reception
  • Interactive Dining Stations
  • Local Liquor and Custom Signature Beverages Available
  • Private Luncheon and Dinner Service

Contact Information

181 South Oval Dr
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 292-2262
Fax: (614) 292-1144
E-mail: diana@ohio-statefacultyclub.com
Web site: http://www.ohio-statefacultyclub.com/