Wedding Information

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Wesley Chapel and the West Meditation Chapel are both available for weddings. These can be reserved with a $100 deposit. Summer weekends usually book one year in advance. For more information or to book your wedding call the Chapel Office (304-473-8007).

Wesley Chapel: The cost is $250 for brides or grooms who are alumni, staff, or students of WVWC; the cost for all others is $500. This cost includes two hours the evening prior to the wedding for the dress rehearsal. Two rooms are also allocated for dressing rooms for the bride and groom's party.

The chapel seats 1800 people and has a complete sound system, grand piano and the largest pipe organ in West Virginia.

The West Meditation Chapel: The cost is $125 for brides or grooms who are alumni, staff, or students of WVWC; the cost for all others is $250. This cost includes two hours the evening prior to the wedding for the dress rehearsal. Two rooms are also allocated for dressing rooms for the bride and groom's party.

The Meditation Chapel seats 70 people and has an upright piano and an organ.

Decorations: Nails and certain types of tape should not be used in securing decorations. We request that you refrain from using birdseed in the building and from using rice in any location on campus.

Candles: Candles to be used for the service may be purchased through the Chapel Office. All candles are ivory in color and are the correct size for our candelabras, altar candles, and pew holders. The cost for candles are as follows:
Altar candles (2) - $4.00
Pew candles (14) - $25.00
Candelabras (14) - $20.00

The Assistant to the Dean of the Chapel has a list of local wedding consultants, florists, musicians, and photographers. Please contact the office for these numbers. For reception locations on campus, please contact Alisa Lively, Director of Campus Activities and Summer Conferences (304-473-8104).

The Campus Activities Office is open Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Deposits and payments can be made by credit card over the phone at the Bursar's Office (304-473-8453).

The Bursar's Office is open Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

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