The University Club at the University of Pittsburgh

Rooftop Terrace Cocktail Hour, Venue Coordinator,

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Starting at $25,581 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $25k for 50 Guests
Starting at $25k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 200

Starting price

25K$ to start

Peak Season





Historic/Landmark Building
Private Club


Start your new life together in a distinctive venue as unique as your love. The “University Club” began as a private social club in 1890. Make your wedding celebration a part of this rich historical tapestry. Whether you are looking for a small and intimate get-together or an elegant and grandiose event shared with hundreds, the University Club has the resources to make your special day one that will be cherished for years to come. The gorgeous venue boasts a grand lobby with a curved staircase, a ballroom with a 600-pound crystal chandelier, tall ceilings, and 10-foot-tall windows with sweeping views of the University of Pittsburgh campus. The visual showpiece of the University Club, the Rooftop Terrace is a perfect way to start your celebration. Pledge your love in a setting overlooking several prominent Oakland landmarks, including the iconic Cathedral of Learning. The University Club is able to cater to your needs with unmatched quality and standards. Experience the masterful blend of old-world elegance and modern amenities that make The University Club the quintessential Pittsburgh wedding location.

Venue Notes

We have a $5,000 rental fee for your reception and cocktail hour and food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony is $1,000. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Please inquire with venue coordinator for off-peak discounted pricing, customized food and beverage options for your event and outdoor ceremony options on the terrace.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Champagne toast
Coat check room
Complimentary bridal suite
Dance floor
Full kitchen facilities
Groom's dressing area
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Public garage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up


- Alcohol must be provided by venue- All food and beverage handled by venue- Amplified music OK indoors only- Catering provided by venue- Food & beverage minimum- Music must end by 2:00AM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Smoking in designated areas only- Venue must approve all decorations