Knowles Memorial Chapel

Weddings at Rollins

Thanks to its beauty and history, the Knowles Memorial Chapel is a popular wedding venue among the Rollins College community.
An Exclusive Venue

An Exclusive Venue

Want to wed at Rollins? Only alumni and their children, faculty, staff and their children, and full-time students can use the chapel for a wedding.

Using the Knowles Memorial Chapel for Weddings

ELIGIBILITY

To use the chapel for a wedding, either the bride or groom must be:

  • A graduate of Rollins College either undergraduate or graduate schools
  • A son or daughter of a graduate of Rollins College
  • A full-time student at Rollins in any one of its degree-granting programs
  • A faculty or staff member, or their children
  • As of Spring 2019, unaffiliated guests can book Knowles Chapel in conjunction with Rice Family Pavilion for a rehearsal dinner, reception, or farewell brunch. Rice Family Pavilion must be booked in order for unaffiliated guests to use the chapel for their wedding ceremony.

OFFICIANTS

The Dean of Religious Life no longer performs weddings but she can refer you to someone if needed. Ordained ministers, priests, and rabbis in good standing in their religious communities can officiate. The person performing the wedding is responsible for conducting the rehearsal.

SOME DETAILS

  • Weddings are only performed on Saturdays. Rehearsals are held the evening before.
  • Times for weddings are 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.
  • Because of college functions and holidays weekends, there are many weekends in the year when weddings are not permitted.
  • The chapel organist must be used for the ceremony.

SCHEDULING

For more details please contact Rollins Scheduling & Event Services to schedule your wedding. 
Event Inquiry Form
events@rollins.edu
T. 407.646.2541