Office of Student Life

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Resource Room

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The Resource Room is available to all Ohio State students and student organizations. At the Resource Room, students can print, create posters, purchase balloons, make buttons and more!

Contact: I 614-292-8763

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Labor Day:
Monday, September 5: CLOSED

Fall Break:
Thursday, October 13 - Sunday, October 17: CLOSED

Veterans Day:
Friday, November 11: CLOSED

Thanksgiving Holiday:
Wednesday, November 23 - Sunday, November 27: CLOSED


Student Organizations: Active student organizations are allocated a line of credit worth $250 each year to be used in the Resource Room. The line of credit resets when an organization is switched from pending to an active status during an organization's registration window. 

Students: Students not involved in a student orgnaization are eligible to use the services provided by the Resource Room. Individual students do not receive a line of credit. Students are able to utilize services and/or supplies from the Resource Room at the prices listed. The Resource Room accepts cash, credit card, and Buck ID for payment.

Resource Room Services and Pricing
A comprehensive list of services and pricing can be downloaded for reference:
Resource Room Services

As item availability permits, active student organizations will have use of butcher paper, Texas Markers, regular markers, Ellison Letter Cut-Outs, sidewalk chalk, office supplies, paint supplies and faxing/scanning machines. There is no cost to use these items.

The Resource Room also has materials for teambuilding and structured leadership activities including: wiffle bats and balls, blindfolds, carpet squares, Frisbees, tarps, jump ropes, PVC pipe, tinker toys, kick balls, volleyballs, footballs and bases. Assorted board games are also available.

Student leaders of active student organizations may check out any of the above materials, our digital cameras, bullhorns, cashboxes, bean bag toss games, popcorn machine, snocone machine, Wii gaming systems and associated supples for up to ONE day with Buck ID. Student leaders may also check our laptops for use in the student organization lounge or in the Ohio Union for up to FOUR hours with Buck ID.

Using the Line of Credit

Resource Room services may be used by any member who is listed on the roster of an active student organization. However, equipment checkout rules apply only to the three listed leaders of the organization (president, secondary leader, treasurer). 

Paying with an eRequest?
Eligible Ohio State departments can pay for services via eRequest. To assist in the processing of your eRequest please email  for an invoice. Once your eRequest has been approved, bring a copy to the Resource Room to pay for your services/supplies.

Resource Room Announcements

  • Resource Room pricing was adjusted as of August 1, 2016. Please see Resource Room Services for the most updated pricing.

Questions? Please check out our FAQ Page.