Brides or grooms with one or more of the following Samford connections are eligible to book Reid Chapel for their wedding:

  • A Samford graduate of an undergrad or graduate program
  • A son or daughter of a Samford graduate
  • A Samford University student currently enrolled in eight or more hours of an undergraduate or graduate program
  • A Samford University employee actively employed at time of booking and ceremony


The cost for renting Reid Chapel is $1,800 plus a $300 damage deposit. The deposit will be returned if all policies and procedures in the wedding agreement are followed.

You are also required to use a Samford University wedding director. The fee for the wedding director is $350 paid directly to the director. The wedding director’s services include:

  • One hour mandatory meeting two months before the wedding
  • One hour directed rehearsal in Reid Chapel
  • Day of direction service