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Your reception in the Nazareth Great Room will make your wedding celebration an event to remember.

Wedding reception set up in Nazareth Great Room
Photo by: Danielle Lund Photography

Nazareth Great Room

In addition to the delicious Bon Appétit cuisine, features in our exquisite Great Room will allow you to enhance your dream reception with a video presentation or slide show using our 3 state-of-the-art LCD screens, live music, or wedding dance.* Our exquisitely decorated hall is adorned with beautiful chandeliers. Sunlight pours in the many windows that offer a neutral color palette and a pleasing view of the courtyard. There is no room-rental fee in reserving a reception at the University of Northwestern.

*Please refer to the Planning your Reception page under Dance Package for more information.

Graham Commons Room G227

Room G227 in the Graham Commons offers an exquisite high wood-beam ceiling and gorgeous wall of windows, lending to an intimate setting for up to 50 guests for your reception or rehearsal dinner.

The Youderian Lounge Missional Center

Gorgeous woodwork, breathtaking views of Lake Johanna, and a comforting fireplace provide a welcoming setting for your rehearsal dinner of up to 60 people in the Yourderian Lounge.

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