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Make your wedding reception one to remember at Loyola University Chicago! We have two beautiful campuses in downtown Chicago right off the Magnificent Mile (Water Tower) and just steps from Lake Michigan (Lake Shore). We offer unique and elegant venues, fine dining catering options, and superior service to make your once in a lifetime event truly memorable.
Select from sparkling lake front settings or vibrant cityscape views at our two locations. Our extraordinary venues vary in size, style, architecture, and geographical location to give you many options to select from. Once you have selected a venue for your special day, our experienced event team will work with you to coordinate all event logistics and customize the wedding reception that you desire.
*PLEASE NOTE: We do not host wedding ceremonies anywhere on the campus other than Madonna Della Strada Chapel at Loyola's Lake Shore Campus. See below for criteria that must be met in order to be eligible to host your ceremony in the Chapel.
For more information or to schedule a site visit please contact us at email@example.com or 773.508.8090.
Loyola University Chicago is proud to partner with Aramark as our exclusive caterer for Loyola's Lake Shore and Water Tower Campuses. In order to provide you with the best service and highest quality of food for your special day we are unable to allow any outside caterers for your wedding reception.
*Please note, for all weddings held after 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings, food and beverage minimums must be met. Please inquire with Loyola Conference Services on minimums as they vary based on event space and time of year.
For wedding couples who have booked their wedding reception at Loyola University Chicago's Lake Shore or Water Tower Campuses please be sure to review our information guide on campus offerings/ policies. We suggest reviewing this information at least three months prior to your wedding date to provide you with ample time to make all necessary arrangements. Important Information Guide.
Wedding Ceremonies at Madonna della Strada
For members of our University community, Catholic weddings can be performed in the University's Madonna Della Strada Chapel on the Lake Shore Campus, an officially designated sacred place.
University property and facilities are not available for other wedding ceremonies, whether civil or religious.
For questions related to use of our facility spaces for private, social events across our campuses, please contact Conference Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773.508.8069.
If you are interested in holding your Roman Catholic wedding ceremony at Loyola's Madonna Della Strada Chapel please contact Catherine O'Sullivan at email@example.com or 773.508.8043. Please note, either the bride or groom must have a direct affiliation with Loyola University Chicago and be Catholic in order to use the chapel. For more details, click here.
10% venue discount is available for Loyola students, alumni, faculty, and staff members.
20% venue discount when you book your wedding from November 1–April 30.
We offer a 10% venue discount for wedding receptions held on Fridays and Sundays.
Please Note: the maximum combined discount you may receive is 20% off the venue rental.