Located in the heart of the University of Florida campus, the Reitz Union Hotel provides a unique and diverse environment, committed to excellent service. We strive to create a safe, welcoming, and positive atmosphere for our visitors, while allowing our student staff to cultivate their personal and professional development within the university. We look forward to hosting your family, group, or conference event.

Accommodations and Rates

The 2024 Football Lottery is now CLOSED. Emails have been sent to all applicants and winners. Re-rolls will occur, as needed, throughout the next month and emails will be sent accordingly. Any unclaimed rooms will be available to the public by phone reservation starting at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22nd.

Graduate reservations for May 2025 are now open. Reservations will be accepted by phone and are limited to 2 rooms per person. Please note we are already sold out on several dates surrounding graduation weekend. Requests to be added to the waitlist will be accepted by phone.

Room TypeAccommodations2-Person
Occupancy Rate
Standard Room1 Queen Bed or
2 Double Beds
$109$225 - $250$300-325
Deluxe Room1 King Bed or
2 Queen Beds
$119$275 - $300$350-375
Business Suite2 Double Beds &
1 Sofa Sleeper
Executive Suite2 Queen Beds &
1 Sofa Sleeper

Check-out time is by 11 a.m., therefore, accommodations may not be available for check-in prior to 4 p.m. Please note that while all major credit cards are accepted, personal checks are not. A valid state-issued ID and credit card are required at check-in. ALL RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.


  • 36 guest rooms located on Level 5 and 6 of the Reitz Union
  • Pillow-top beds in double, queen, or king configurations
  • Hair dryer, full-size ironing board, mini-refrigerator, and clock radio
  • Complimentary:
    • Parking adjacent to the Reitz Union. Additional parking passes may be purchased for $5.00 per car, per night, subject to availability
    • High-speed Internet
    • Cable television with HBO
  • Suites available with queen-size sleeper sofas
  • ADA-accessible rooms in the Deluxe two queen-beds configuration
  • Sorry, no pets

Group Rates

Group rates are subject to 5-36 room blocks, and can apply to all room types. Please contact the Hotel Manager at (352) 392-2151 for group block availability and details.

Tax Exempt Reservations

Any tax exemptions must be posted before the charges run in our reservation system. If you are not using a University of Florida purchasing card, you will be required to provide a copy of your tax exemption certificate by check-in.

Cancellation Policy

To avoid cancellation fees, it is essential that you contact the Reitz Union Hotel 24 hours in advance of the day of arrival for non-event reservations. Football and Spring Graduation reservations require a full-amount deposit, with a 60-day prior to arrival date cancellation.


For directions on how to get to and park at the Reitz Union please visit the Location, Parking, and Directions page. Please note, there are ongoing construction and utilities infrastructure projects on the University of Florida campus that are impacting traffic patterns around the Reitz Union. For the latest information on detours visit the Campus Updates page.

Additional Information

The University of Florida campus, which includes the entire Reitz Union facility and hotel, is a non-smoking facility. In addition, the Reitz Union Hotel does not allow any pets. Be advised failure to abide by these rules and regulations may result in extra fees to the credit card on file for the reservation.

Standard Room - 2 Double Bed
Deluxe - 2 Queen Bed
Executive Suite - Living Room
Standard Room - 1 Queen Bed
Deluxe Room - 1 King Bed

Home Football Weekends

Looking for a place to stay during Gator Football's home game weekends? Join us at the only hotel that puts you right on campus during football season.



686 Museum Rd, Ground Level
Gainesville, Florida 32611