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Facility Rentals

Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary Chapel and Tower in Autumn

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be renting spaces to outside groups for 2021-2022 academic year.

Group Meetings

Group Meetings

We have meeting spaces for groups from one to one hundred. Private meeting rooms equipped with state of the art conference and communications facilities, smart classrooms, chapel and lecture spaces as well as small group and intimate worship environments are all available on campus.

For information on reserving spaces at Garrett-Evangelical, please contact

Weddings and Other Ceremonies

Weddings and Other Ceremonies

Garrett-Evangelical is home to two of the North Shore’s most beautiful chapels, both of which are available to rent. 

Howes Chapel: This stunning 1920’s building is a free standing chapel nestled in a rose garden and prayer walk and abutting the Shakespeare Garden (For wedding information in Shakespeare Garden, please contact Perfect for both winter and summer occasions, Howes Chapel offers a picturesque, intimate and very personal venue for groups up to 45. It features a lovely organ, traditional windows and pew settings, and a photogenic altar area.


The Chapel of the Unnamed Faithful: Housed inside the main building at Garrett-Evangelical, this chapel balances traditional symbolism with modern architecture to create an open and versatile venue for up to 300 persons. The contemporary altar and seats can be configured for almost any setting or service, formal, informal, contemporary and traditional. This chapel is equipped with an audio visual system including projection and screen, incorporation of audio for worship, and audio visual recording of services. 

For information on renting a chapel, please contact

Guest Rooms

Our VIP suites are located in Loder Hall, a LEED Gold Certified multi-use building. Private rooms with private bathrooms and suites are available for groups or personal retreats. With views overlooking the beautiful campuses of Garrett-Evangelical and Northwestern University, we have convenient meeting spaces close to a variety of cafes and restaurants on campus and in the Evanston area. Garrett-Evangelical also has its own gated parking facilities and negotiated rate agreements with area hotels and caterers.

For information on reserving guest rooms at Garrett-Evangelical, please contact