The sounding of the chimes in Graham Memorial Chapel can represent commemoration of a university occurrence or memorialization of a member of the university community.

The chimes will not sound for political purposes, St. Louis community events or personal events (birthdays, weddings, anniversaries).

Requests are limited to those of the Washington University community and will be considered for weekday, business hours.  Please submit your request at least 7 days in advance, if appropriate.  All requests are subject to the schedule of the chapel.

For more information or to make a request, please email Please include your name, university affiliation, date requested, and occasion being acknowledge.   A member of the Campus Life team will reach out to you within 2 business days of your submission.

Thank you.