Alverno College is a sophisticated wedding venue located just outside downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This college campus boasts a selection of event spaces for rehearsal dinners and receptions. The venue also accommodates wedding ceremonies in an on-site chapel. While services here are traditionally Catholic, couples of other denominations are invited to hold their ceremonies in the chapel upon approval of request. Idyllic surroundings cast a peaceful atmosphere over festivities at Alverno College.
Facilities and Capacity
The church at this lovely location sets a classic scene for couples to begin their exciting new chapters together. Stained glass windows, polished floors, and ornamental details provide a classic backdrop. There is a baby grand piano and organ for soon-to-be-weds' chosen musicians to utilize. The happy couple can also organize lovely floral decor to be placed along the aisle and side altars. For the main reception, there are two banquet halls on campus with a capacity for seated celebrations of up to 400 guests. Before the big day, the newlyweds-to-be and their loved ones can plan an intimate shower or rehearsal dinner in the galleria.
A chapel assistant will be assigned to help you and your partner organize the basic elements of your wedding ceremony. For the reception, catering services are carried out by the in-house culinary team. Both plated banquets and buffet dinners can be arranged, depending on couples' preferences. The venue's friendly and professional staff is available throughout the evening to serve food and beverages. Bar services are included with the venue rental, featuring a selection of beer, wine, and liquor for loved ones to enjoy. The venue's staff can also supply a range of equipment to help promote a smooth flow of events, such as audio equipment and furniture.
Alverno College has served as a local institution of education for over 130 years. This Catholic school specializes in teaching liberal arts and preparing students for a professional career. Their unique approach to education is admired on a global scale, focusing on eight key pillars of development.
3 Reviews for Alverno College
Recommended by 88% of couples
Kelly · Married on 08/13/2011
I was so happy with the service that I received from the staff at Alverno. They did everything that they could to ensure that my day was perfect. The food was amazing and the decor was breathtaking.Sent on 09/27/2011
Nancy · Married on 11/02/2013
Good job. They did everything we asked.Sent on 11/19/2013
User4956796 · 2+ years ago
Getting married in the chapel as I'm an alum of alverno. Trying to get ahold of people to discuss details is a hassle but the chapel is beautiful.Sent on 09/01/2015