Reservations and Fees

Reserving a Date and Time

No University affiliation is required to reserve a wedding at Heinz Chapel.
Reservations may be made up to two years in advance.
ALL are welcome to be married at Heinz Chapel.

Reservations for dates two years in advance may be made beginning on the first business day of each month for all weddings in that month.  Reservations are by telephone only, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Calls are placed in an automated queue and will be answered in the order they are received.

*Any dates and times that have not been reserved following the first business day of the month may be reserved at any time.*

If you wish to learn the availability of dates and times for months that are already open, check our wedding calendar or call the chapel office.  To make a reservation call the chapel office Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.
(412) 624-4157

Required Information

When you are called, be prepared to provide the following:

  • The couple's full names
  • The couple's mailing address(es)
  • A cellular telephone number for each
  • Email addresses for each
  • The year of graduation from the University of Pittsburgh, if applicable.


The fee for weddings at Heinz Memorial Chapel is $1,500.  The full fee is charged to your credit card at the time of reservation.  The reservation fee covers two on-site staff coordinators and an organist at your scheduled rehearsal and ceremony as well as reserved parking on your wedding day.

Alumni Discount

There is a 15% discount if either of the couple holds a degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Discounts cannot be combined.

Military Discount

There is a 20% discount for current or former military applicants - Active, Guard or Reserve.  A copy of the Common Access Card (CAC, current military) or DD Form 214 (former military) must
be provided.
Discounts cannot be combined.