The University Center opened in the fall of 2004 and is just steps from DePaul University's downtown Loop Campus. This 18-story residence hall houses more than 340 DePaul students. Residents range from freshmen through law/graduate school students.

The University Center also houses students from Roosevelt University, Robert Morris University and Columbia College of Chicago; however, DePaul residents are grouped together.

The University Center features a dining center, fitness center, a rooftop terrace, laundry room, central heat/air, meeting rooms, pool table, DVD rental machine, music practice rooms and an art studio for resident use.