Welcome to the first step of planning your wedding at Lee University! Located in Cleveland, Tennessee, in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, our campus offers a stunning variation of spaces to have your dream wedding. If you have any questions about having your wedding at Lee University, please contact eventplanning@leeuniversity.edu

The Chapel

The Chapel is a grand traditional-style chapel perfect for your wedding day. The stone architecture, vaulted ceilings, and stained-glass windows create an intimate atmosphere for the wedding party and guests. Surrounded by a luscious green lawn and stone courtyard, the Chapel provides a picturesque and memorable experience for the bride and groom and their guests.

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  • If you’re interested in scheduling a wedding at the Chapel, please begin your correspondence by using the wedding inquiry form.
  • Amenities

    • Bridal suite and Grooms room with private restroom facilities  
    • Kneeling Bench 
    • Unity and Community Stands  
    • 9ft Steinway-D Grand Piano  
    • John Nichols room courtyard and reception space  
    • Audio/Visual capabilities 


    • 1020 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311

    John Nichols Room and Courtyard

    Nestled below the Chapel is the John Nichols Room (JNR). This reception hall is equipped with a prep kitchen and AV technology.  Able to Accommodate up to 120 standing or 80 seated, this space provides the perfect location for your catered event. Just outside of the JNR is a beautifully manicured courtyard and a picturesque location to capture those priceless memories.  


    • Chairs
    • Tables
    • Prep Kitchen
    • Stage

    Optional Amenities (For Additional Cost) Extra event hours

    • Outdoor sound and tech team
    • Bistro lights
    • Tables (round or rectangle) and chairs

    Additional Fees May Apply 


    • 1020 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311

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