The J. Wayne Reitz Union is an integral part of the educational mission of the University of Florida and the Division of Student Life. The Reitz Union creates a safe, enjoyable and welcoming environment and offers experiences that foster a sense of place, belonging and community where students gather, learn and grow.


Student Engagement: We enhance the student experience by creating purposeful, proactive, and unique opportunities for learning, leadership, and education.

Learning and Development: We provide opportunities for personal development through mentoring and by creating experiences to enhance skills and competency.

Community: We develop and foster positive relationships with our customers and a sense of team within our staff and our partners. We strive to provide an environment of acceptance, appreciation, support, and learning for individuals of diverse cultures and backgrounds.

Environment: We create a safe, clean, comfortable, and inviting place for students and the entire campus community to gather and interact.