Getting Married at Merrimack College
The Collegiate Church of Christ the Teacher has been the setting for many campus weddings over the years. If you would like to celebrate your wedding at the church, please review the requirements below.
2023 & 2024 Reservations are Available
With renovations nearly complete, you may register now to celebrate your wedding in the Collegiate Church of Christ the Teacher after April 9, 2023 (Easter Sunday).
- Reservations for weddings must be made at least six months prior to the wedding date.
- Your reservation is not guaranteed until you have received an official confirmation from us.
Church Wedding Eligibility
- The bride or groom must be a current student or a graduate of Merrimack College AND
- The bride or groom must be a practicing Catholic.
Additional Wedding Details
The Augustinian Friars serving at Merrimack College are available to preside at your wedding and accompany you in the process of preparing for marriage. However, you are also welcome to invite your own favorite priest or deacon to serve as officiant at your ceremony.
A fee of $1,000 is assessed for use of the church, a sacristan, paperwork/record keeping, and liturgical consultation. Pay online now or send a check (made out to Merrimack College) to the Office of Campus Ministry, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA 01845.
Wedding Policy Manual
In our wedding policy manual, you’ll learn more about marriage preparation, wedding day and rehearsal reservation, required documents, photography guidelines, the church layout and more.