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Discover the Best Value in Town for Your Wedding Day

Located on 20 acres in Louisville's east-end, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, the University of Louisville's Shelby Campus is the perfect venue for your wedding ceremony or reception.

Our serene campus offers newly renovated, modern facilities, an abundance of open space, and free parking. Whether you are planning a wedding that is large or intimate, we can accommodate parties of up to 300 people for your indoor or outdoor ceremony and reception needs. Find out about room rental rates.

All-day Access

When you book your wedding with Shelby Campus, you will enjoy full access to our common grounds, patio, and atrium from 8:00 a.m. until midnight the day of your event. Additionally, when possible, we allow set-up to begin the day before your wedding.

Exceptional Customer Service

Shelby Campus brides and grooms appreciate the outstanding service and attention to detail that the Event and Conference Services team provides. Our team is available to help you be stress-free throughout the planning process. We provide staff support for planning, set-up, and cleanup.

Catering Options and Reasonably-priced Extras

We offer award-winning catering or allow you to bring in your caterer of choice. You can also choose to take advantage of our reasonably priced extras including linens, up-lighting, decorative items, and more.

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UofL's Shelby Campus is also the perfect place for your next business meeting or conference!

As an alternative to downtown Louisville, Shelby Campus offers extra amenities including free parking and award-winning catering at less than the cost of other venues. Learn more.

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