Weddings and Wedding Photography

This wedding photo was provided through the kind generosity of Emiliano Rodriguez '05 and Kelly O'Neil Rodriguez '05. Photo by: M. Elizabeth Hershey Photography. All rights reserved.

The Scott Arboretum Outdoor Amphitheater can be rented by faculty, staff, and alumni for wedding ceremonies from mid-June through mid-August, and during fall and spring breaks when classes are not in session and when the space is available. The bride, groom, or a parent of a bride or groom must be an alum, faculty, or staff member of the College. No tents are allowed on campus.

Wedding receptions may be at the Inn at Swarthmore upon availability.

To request a date for a wedding ceremony, please fill out the Event Request form.
 

Wedding Photography

The public is allowed to apply for a wedding photo permit to take wedding pictures at the Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College. A fee of $150 is required. There is a discount for Swarthmore College faculty, staff, and alumni.

Please contact space@swarthmore.edu to request a permit application one month before the wedding.