Location, sophistication and gourmet cuisine are what make The University Center the ideal venue for a memorable special event. Located just three miles from the Akron-Canton Airport and one hour from the Cleveland airport, the venue is as accessible as it is beautiful.
The entrance to the facility boasts an open atrium, vaulted ceilings and stunning skylights, as well as a flowing mahogany staircase. From large events in the Timken Great Hall to more intimate gatherings in the charming Gallery Dining Room or one of the beautiful outdoor patios, your reception, dinner or luncheon is sure to take on an atmosphere of pure elegance.
Gourmet menus feature savory entrees, appetizers and delicious desserts, along with an impressive selection of wine and spirits. All meals are prepared by culinary professionals.
All events can be customized to satisfy our guests’ specific needs. Our event planners and support staff are happy to assist every step of the way, handling even the smallest details.
The University Center is Akron-Canton's choice for:
Fundraisers & galas