Whether you choose to hold your ceremony surrounded by beautiful Gothic architecture or a recent art exhibit, Oglethorpe offers multiple picturesque locations to help make your special day even more precious and memorable.

Spend your entire wedding day with us. Available space includes dressing rooms, ceremony venues, reception areas, and plenty of parking for your guests.

Key Locations:

  • Academic Quad
  • Great Hall of Hearst
  • Phillip Weltner Library
  • Oglethorpe University Museum of Art (OUMA)
  • Turner Lynch Campus Center

Rates:

The Great Hall of Hearst:
Capacity 50 people eating/90 standing/ 75 seated.
Ceremony: Up to 3 hrs – includes bridal room and 1 hr rehearsal – $625
Cocktail hour: Up to 3 hrs – Great Hall only – $475

Philip Weltner Library Atrium:
Capacity 130 seated/ 175 standing.
Ceremony: Up to 3 hrs – includes bridal room and 1 hr rehearsal – $625
Cocktail hour: Up to 3 hrs – $525

OU Museum of Art (OUMA):
There are two possible choices for venue (Skylight Room or Rubin Gallery) or you may want to rent the entire floor. Capacity 100.
Ceremony: Up to 3 hrs – includes bridal room and 1 hr rehearsal – $625
Cocktail hour: Up to 3 hrs – $525/room
Reception: Up to 6 hrs – $1350/room
Your Choice: Up to 8 hrs – includes entire floor – $2750

Academic Quad:
Restrooms available in nearby building. Capacity 500.
Ceremony: Up to 3 hrs – includes bridal room and 1 hr rehearsal – $550
Cocktail hour: Up to 3 hrs – $550
Reception: Up to 6 hrs – $1,500
Ceremony & Reception: Up to 8 hrs – $2,500

Turner Lynch Campus Center:
The Campus Center is only available on weekends while school is in session.
The Dining Hall is only available during University holidays and breaks. Capacity 350.
Ceremony: N/A in Dining Hall, other venue options are available.
Cocktail hour: Up to 3 hrs – Available in three venues – $725
Reception: Up to 6 hrs – includes tables, chairs – $4,250
Cocktail Hour & Reception: Up to 8 hrs – includes tables, chairs – $5,000