The history of United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities is paved with extraordinary people.
Milestones and Memories
Legacy, scholarship, beauty
Create a tribute to the significant people in your life or the life of the seminary when you purchase and personalize a paver for the courtyard outside the stunning Bigelow Chapel. All proceeds from the purchase of pavers support students through United’s scholarship fund.
Tell your story
The courtyard of Bigelow Chapel tells United’s story through the people and events that were, and continue to be, part of this extraordinary seminary. Tell your piece of the story by personalizing a paver with an inscription.
- Remember a loved one, professor or classmate
- Pay tribute to a graduate or class
- Commemorate a special event
- Acknowledge someone who has made a difference in your life
- Share a short verse or message
The Bigelow Chapel courtyard is a beautiful extension of the chapel, an intimate space for outdoor gatherings and elegant photograph opportunities. The design of the paver courtyard reflects the integrity of the chapel’s award-winning architecture.
Paver stones may be purchased at any time and are integrated into the courtyard each spring. Pavers are available in two sizes:
6” x 12” stone paver
Up to five lines
Maximum of 15 characters per line (including punctuation and spaces)
12” x 12” stone paver
Up to five lines
Maximum of 30 characters per line (including punctuation and spaces)
How to order
Payment may be made in full at the time of your order or be made payable over three years. Questions? Contact Emily Geris, 651.255.6166.
- Benches for the courtyard may be purchased to honor or remember someone in your life.
- United is offering naming rights to the courtyard.
For more information on these opportunities, please contact Bradley Reiners, vice president for advancement, 651.255.6164.