Your Dream Wedding Celebration

Your dream wedding awaits you at the University of Cincinnati! From professional catering service and on-site coordinators, to an appearance from our very own Bearcat mascot; UC’s amenities are available for your ceremony and reception. CES helps you with all the details to customize your special day. Come back to UC for your special day, a place you know well and have fond memories, and a place where new memories begin!

Create Your Bearcat Celebration

CES walks with you every step of the way to select the right amenities for your budget.

  • Menu options and bar service available through our exclusive campus caterer
  • A custom floor plan to accommodate your needs
  • Securing a visit by UC’s beloved Bearcat mascot in a tuxedo
  • On-campus parking services
  • Use of in-house specialty lighting, staging and reception furnishings

Special Venues for Your Special Day

Tangeman University Center

Tangeman University Center (TUC) sits in the heart of campus and features a breathtaking front porch, framed by columns and adorned with cascading steps for a heart-stopping ceremonial entrance. 

Great Hall

TUC’s Great Hall does not disappoint. Great Hall serves as a blank canvas for you to truly create your vision for your wedding day, and has both indoor and outdoor space giving your guests access to a beautiful view of campus.
Rental is $1, 500

West Pavilion at Nippert Stadium

The contemporary atmosphere of West Pavilion makes it highly desirable for special occasions. The spaces will delight you and your guests with the panoramic view of Nippert Stadium. 
Rental is $2,000

Outdoor Campus Event Space

Just as our indoor spaces can be blank canvases for your personal vision, so can the green spaces throughout campus! Inquire about available outdoor spaces for wedding ceremonies, outdoor receptions requiring tents. 

For more information on Wedding Planning Services, complete our inquiry form with your details and a CES staff member will review and contact you directly.