52,000 Students
8 Departments
1 Home

AN ALL NEW STUDENT EXPERIENCE

Doors are open!

On February 1, 2016, the J. Wayne Reitz Union opened its doors to the newly renovated and expanded Reitz Union. A place designed to provide endless opportunities for learning, growth and discovery. Outfitted with new lounges, study spaces, meeting rooms, game room, dance studios, reflection room and more, students can engage and connect with others like never before. Whether it involves personal and professional development, involvement or entertainment it can all be found at the Reitz Union.  

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126,000 New Square Feet

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90,000 Renovated Square Feet

1 1 Home

HIGHLIGHTS

 

DEPARTMENTS

  • Career Resource Center
  • Center for Leadership & Service
  • GatorWell
  • Multicultural & Diversity Affairs
  • Reitz Union
  • Student Activities & Involvement
  • Student Government
  • Student Legal Services

FEATURES

  • All Gender Restrooms
  • The Chamber
  • Dance Studios
  • Expanded Food Court Seating
  • The Gallery
  • Game Room
  • Lounge & Study Space
  • Orange & Brew
  • Reflection Room
  • Rion Ballroom
  • Student Organization Offices
 

Grand Reopening Celebration Week

During the week of February 15-20, 2016 the J. Wayne Reitz Union celebrated the opening on the newly expanded and renovated facility with a wide range of event culminating to with Grand Reopening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. 


Click the link below to relive all the excitement of the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.

Highlights of the celebration week:    

 Date
Event Time Location
Monday, February 15 Game Room Reopening TBA Game Room
Monday, February 15  GatorWell Tabling 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Level 1
Tuesday, February 16  Reitz Union Programs Tabling 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Ground Level
Tuesday, February 16  SAI After Dark 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.  Level 2 & 3
Wednesday, February 17 Student Organization Fair 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Reitz Union Tabling 
Wednesday, February 17 Hispanic Latino Engagement Center Open House 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Level 2
Wednesday, February 17  Career Resource Center's Career Cafe  12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Level 1 
Wednesday, February 17  GatorWell Tabling 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Level 1
Thursday, February 18 Student Engagement Debut 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Level 2 & 3
Thursday, February 18  Career Resource Center's Career Cafe 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Level 1
Thursday, February 18  LGBT Open House 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Level 2
Thursday, February 18 Guest Speaker: Lil B Doors open 8 p.m., show begins 8:30 p.m. Grand Ballroom 
Friday, February 19  GatorWell Tabling 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. Level 1
Friday, February 19 GatorNights - Wonderland: Celebrating 15 Years  8 p.m. - 1 a.m. Reitz Union 
Saturday, February 20 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 2 p.m.  Reitz Union 
Saturday, February 20 CLS Non-Profit Reception and Tour 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Level 2
Saturday, February 20  APIA Open House 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Level 2

Level Plans

Floor Plan Rendering of: Lower Level /Portals/0/Documents/Common/Images/BuildingMaps/2016/lower_level.png
Floor Plan Rendering of: Ground Level /Portals/0/Documents/Common/Images/BuildingMaps/2016/ground_level.png
Floor Plan Rendering of: Level 1 /Portals/0/Documents/Common/Images/BuildingMaps/2016/level_1.png
Floor Plan Rendering of: Level 2 /Portals/0/Documents/Common/Images/BuildingMaps/2016/level_2.png
Floor Plan Rendering of: Level 3 /Portals/0/Documents/Common/Images/BuildingMaps/2016/level_3.png

Area Locations

Area Location
Career Resource Center Level 1
Catering  Level 1
Center for Leadership and Service  Level 2
Event Services  Level 3
GatorWell Health Promotion Services Level 1
Multicultural and Diversity Affairs
Level 2
Reitz Union Administration
Level 1 
Reitz Union Programs
Level 3
Student Activities and Involvement
Level 2
Student Government
Level 3 
SG Computer Lab Lower Level 
Student Legal Services  Level 3

GALLERY

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South Facade /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/EXTERIOR_SOUTH_BOAT copper 2.JPG
Level 1 Constans View /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/UF 368_CONSTANS THEATER VIEW.jpg
Social Stair Ground Level /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIOR_PLAZA_STAIR copy.JPG
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Orange & Brew /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIOR_O&B copy.JPG
Ground Level Lounge /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIOR_GROUND_LOUNGE_1 copy.JPG
Constans Theatre /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIOR_CONSTANS_THEATER copy.JPG
Rion Ballroom /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIOR_RION.jpg
Level 1 /Portals/0/Documents/Events/It's Time/INTERIO R_LVL_1_DINING copy.JPG