Office of Student Life




It’s a good time to be a Buckeye!

Ohio State has the best esports facility in the Big Ten Conference and one of the biggest in the country. The Esports Arena in Lincoln Tower was opened in 2019, and continues to be a benchmark for other universities.

An Esports Pass is your ticket to the great amenities in our esports arena. To purchase an Esports Pass, visit this link. 

Member Privileges

Esports Pass holders have a variety of benefits. If you have any questions about benefits or the Esports Pass, please contact us. 

Equipment Rentals

The Esports Arena offers pass holders the opportunity to check out various gaming equipment, games, and controllers while in the facility at no charge. Visit The Arena page for more details.

All equipment rentals are on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Event Access 

Pass holders have full access to the various tournaments, socials, and other events we host in the Esports Arena. 

For a full list of upcoming events, check the Student Life calendar or visit our campus event page. 

Unlimited* Play Time 

Pass holders can use the Gaming PCs, VR, and Console stations available in the Esports Arena as part of the Esports Pass. 

*PCs are limited to a maximum of 8 hrs of playtime per day