The University of Arizona

Union Factoids & Features

  • We provide opportunities and resources to 10 student run committee (with over 400 members) to facilitate over 200 programs every year including Family Weekend!
  • We employee 900 Student employees, providing training opportunities and flexible work schedules.
  • Student have leadership opportunities available to further the "on Campus" careers like our Operations Managers, Professional Internship Programs, and Lead student positions throughout the Union.
  • We see 52,000 people through the Union every day!
  • We are Partners with the New Student Orientation Programs.
  • We are the Hub for several services like: CatCard, Meal Plan, Post Office, FastCopy, Career Services, Veterans Affairs, ASUA, UA Bookstore, Wells Fargo, Gamesroom, OSCR Computer Lab and many more to come!
  • We were the original founders and home of the Blue Chip & Atlas Leadership Programs.
  • We are open 7 days a week.
  • Fast Copy provides over 2 million pages of printed copy materials supporting the academics and classwork.
  • We provide 35,000 feet of programming space.
  • We host an Art Gallery, a permanent collection of over 400 pieces, and provide exhibits and monthly shows.
  • We serve 30,000 meals a day!
  • We are partners with UA Athletics and provide Concessions at various sporting events.
  • We are active participants in Campus Sustainability programs including Compost Cats, Parking bio diesel program, and Recycling.
  • We have 8 C-Store operations (Food Stops), 5 Dining options at Park Student Union, and have 18 Dining locations in the Student Union Memorial Center.
  • We provide meeting rooms for Departments, Students and off campus entities.
  • Our Grand ballroom will seat 2000 people Auditorium style!
  • The Cellar bistro has a partnership with a local beef company in Sahuarita providing grass fed beef.
  • The Unions has a herb garden on the roof of the building supplies fresh spices for the Cellar bistro.
  • We have the bell from the USS Arizona showcased in our Bell Tower and the Arizona Lounge space that houses some memorabilia and an education kiosk.

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