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 by emailing the Chapel beginning at 8:30a.m. on the first of the month for all weddings in that month.  Emails 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 email the chapel office.  We will respond to inquiries in order Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Required Information

When you are contacted, 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 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 15% discount for current or former military applicants.  A copy of the Common Access Card (CAC, current military) or DD Form 214 (former military) must
be provided.
Discounts cannot be combined.