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Wait Chapel

1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Wait Chapel

Wait Chapel is the largest non-athletic indoor setting on the Reynolda Campus with a seating capacity of 2,250.  Wait Chapel is the spiritual center and the focal point of the university.  Gardens located on either side of the entrance to the chapel provide a beautiful background for wedding pictures.



Upcoming Events


Lovefeast 8pm 12/7

Religious, Holidays & Observances

The Lovefeast is sponsored by the University and celebrates one of the unique traditions of the Moravian community in Winston‑Salem. The Quad is lined with...

Founders' Day Convocation

Founders' Day Convocation 4pm Feb 19, 2015

Academic Calendar / Registrar, Administrative

Founders' Day Convocation is an annual gathering in Wait Chapel to observe the University's founding in 1834. The Medallion of Merit, the University's...

Recent Events

Hooding Service5/18/2013

Recent Activity

Sara Dahill-Brown

Sara Dahill-Brown left a positive review 10/1/2013

Michelle Alexander is a tremendous scholar and an important voice with a powerful, timely message. I am gratified the university brought her to speak.

Ethan Groce

Ethan Groce left a positive review 10/1/2013

Professor Alexander spoke beautifully and powerfully on current issues of race and my evening was well spent!

Loretta Meyer

Loretta Meyer left a positive review 9/12/2013

Fantastic! They played a variety of music and wonderful songs. I wanted to buy a CD but could not get near the table. Judging from the audience, everyone enjoyed it, I know my husband and I surely did.

Sarah Boerkircher

Sarah Boerkircher left a positive review 9/12/2013

I still can't get over the talent of the Carolina Chocolate Drops! It was an incredible show.

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