Oakland Center

Oakland Center, Suite 151
312 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3230

Directions & Maps

to the OC
The Oakland Center is located in the heart of Oakland University’s main campus.

Oakland University is located in southeastern Michigan between Flint and Detroit. The 1,441-acre campus actually extends into two cities — Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills, between Adams Road and Squirrel Road, just south of Walton Boulevard. Take I-75 to exit 79 and go east on University Drive to the main entrance of campus. Or, take M-59 to the Squirrel Road exit and go north to the main entrance of campus at the corner of University Drive.

From OU’s Main Entrance

To get to the Oakland Center from the main entrance of campus, drive around the circle drive past the first entrance to Meadow Brook Road until you get to the second entrance to Meadow Brook Road and turn right. The Oakland Center is located on the right side of the road between North and South Foundation Halls. The best place to park is in Parking Lot 1 or 2.


Oakland University does not require parking passes or stickers anywhere on campus, and free parking is available in Parking Lot 1 and 2 as well as in other lots on campus. For more information on parking at OU, see the  Parking page.
OC Destinations
Upper Level Features
  • Banquet Rooms
  • Founders Ballroom

Main Level Features
  • Chartwells Food Service Office
  • Dean of Students Office
  • ID Card Office
  • The Habitat (Student Performance Venue)
  • Oakland Center Administration 
  • Oakland University Credit Union
  • Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Student Affairs and Diversity Office
  • Dining
    • Chick-fil-A
    • Create
    • The Market at the Oakland Center
    • Moe's Southwest Grille
    • Panda Express
    • Plum Market Kitchen Featuring Zingerman's Coffee
    • Subway
  • Meeting Rooms
    • Ambassador Room (157-158)
    • Conference Rooms (125-130)
    • Gold Rooms
    • Mackinac Room (156)

Lower Level Features
  • Barnes & Noble @ Oakland University
  • Bear Cave
  • Gender and Sexuality Center
  • The Habitat (Student Performance Venue)
  • Huddle Rooms
  • Oakland Post
  • Oakland University Student Congress
  • Office for Student Involvement
  • OSI Service Window
  • Reflection Room
  • Student Program Board
  • Student Technology Center
  • WXOU
  • Meeting Rooms
    • Lake Erie Room
    • Lake Huron Room
    • Lake Michigan Room
    • Lake Superior Room