St. Augustine's mission is to serve the Vanderbilt University students, faculty, staff and wider community.
Depending on availability, we welcome all groups needing a place to gather. 

To schedule a visit, meeting, or event or for more information regarding use of the Chapel, please email Jes Williams at jes@staugustinechapel.org or call (615) 322-4783.

General Facility Information

  • The Sanctuary capacity is between 125-150 people.
  • A full-service kitchen with a dining/multipurpose area.
  • Located in each of the bathroom areas are two showers.
  • Parking is limited, especially during the academic year.  (We recommend parking on West End Ave or in the garage on 25th/West End and walking up to the A-Frame.)

Use of the Chapel

  • Student Groups- Vanderbilt student groups are welcome to the A-Frame space for either weekly or one-time gatherings.
  • Visiting Mission Groups- Groups who come to offer mission and service work to the greater Nashville community may stay overnight with prior arrangements. The Chapel can accommodate 15pp or less. .
  • Weddings-The A-Frame Chapel is available for weddings and receptions except during Lent. We also recommend clicking here to check the Vanderbilt Athletic Schedule and academic calendar prior to requesting dates during the Academic school year to make sure there are no conflicting campus events.  Please note, St. Augustine's does not reserve Benton Chapel for weddings. If you are interested in Benton Chapel, please contact Vanderbilt Reservations.  
  • Memorial Services-St. Augustine’s Chapel is available for remembering and celebrating the lives of the deceased. To schedule a visit, a meeting/event or for more information regarding use of the Chapel, please email Jes Williams at jes@staugustineschapel.org or call (615) 322-4783.