Needs for the day. Spirit for the soul.


Welcome to the Memorial Union. 

We at the Memorial Union believe in providing our OSU community with "Needs for the day. Spirit for the soul." From events in the quad, to coffee and food venues, to comfortable couches in front of the fire place, the Memorial Union is a central hub in the middle of campus life.


Do you have a question about the MU? We have the answer!


MU President & Advisory Board

The Memorial Union President is a representative of the student body, who ensures that there is a student focus in the programs, policies and operations of the Memorial Union organization. The President serves on university committees and the MU Leadership Team, and is the Chairperson of the student-run MU Advisory Board. 


Meet our 2016-17 MU President, Rafid Chowdhury.


Events & Reservations

MU Guest Services manages reservations for MU meeting rooms and event spaces, as well as the MU Quad and SEC Plaza. We also provide service, support and resources to help make your event a success.


Restaurants & Retail

The Memorial Union Food & Retail Services offers several dining options around campus, as well as retail services such as the ID Center and XPress Stop.

Art Gallery

The Memorial Union Concourse Gallery is one of the largest exhibition spaces on the OSU Campus, and showcases eight to ten exhibits per year, featuring the artwork of Northwest, national and international artists.



The MU Basement is an 8,500 sq. ft. recreation area that offers bowling, billiards, darts, shuffleboard, video games, and the Beaver Den with a 58" big screen TV.​


Building Services

Building Services provides repairs, maintenance and operations for the Memorial Union, Student Experience Center, Cultural Centers, Pride Center, SSI Center and OSU Childcare Center.


Information Desk

Do you have a question about the building, or the history of the MU? Are you looking for a board game to play, or even an item you may have misplaced? Check with us at the Information Desk, located on the Mezzanine across from the MU Lounge.