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Whether it's to eat, celebrate, stay, or play, it's easy for groups of all sizes to experience UCO hospitality when they make their destination Central! Our quality services and first-rate campus venue brings guests back year after year. Available mid-May through July of each summer, UCO is a top destination for summer camps across the country.
High-quality meeting and event facilities, in a variety of configurations, are available in close proximity to five different residence halls. These facilities include theatres, auditoriums, classrooms, breakout rooms, an exquisite grand ballroom, and top-notch athletic facilities. Audio/visual services are available in all facilities, including satellite uplink/downlink, video conferencing, and technology-driven rooms.
Central offers a number of additional amenities to make your next event successful. UCO's Wellness Center is located walking distance to campus housing and features two indoor and outdoor basketball courts, exercise machines, an indoor walking and running course, weights, a ropes course, and classrooms. Also located within the Wellness Center is the OU Physicians Health and Wellness Clinic, a health facility capable of providing primary care and urgent care to guests on campus.
Other amenities include an on-campus full service printer, a full service bank, Starbucks, and additional dining facilities. The UCO Police Department is also available 24-hours a day and is located within five minutes of every corner of campus.
Chartwells is dedicated to providing the highest quality dining experience for our guests. Camps hosted on campus have access to Ayers Kitchen, UCO's new dining hall located on the north side of campus. This modern dining experience featured 13 serving stations, including pizza, tex-mex, salad and deli bar, homestyle options, and a fresh smoked area. Gluten-friendly, vegetarian, and vegan options are also available. With seating available for up to 500 campers, Ayers Kitchen delivers a delicious dining experience at every meal.
Box lunches are also available through Chartwells for meals on-the-go.