Soka University is a unique architectural gem in Aliso Viejo, CA.  The stone facade and the blue pools of water make the location unique and beautiful for wedding photography.

About the venue: “Soka University of America invites you to host your next special event at our beautiful campus in Aliso Viejo, California. One visit will convince you that Soka is the place to have your next special event. Your guests will be in awe of the scenic views Soka has to offer. The campus boasts a spectacular location overlooking a 4,000-acre wildlife and wilderness park. The buildings present a beautiful Tuscan-style architectural design that will enhance the atmosphere of any event.”

Soka University Wedding Photos

Get inspired by some of our favorite wedding photos from Soka University.  From couples photos to bridal party photos, this location has a ton to offer.  Keep in mind that you can still rent Soka for your couples session wedding photos, even if your wedding is not held there.


Brides maids at Soka University


Bride and Groom outside of the university.


Groomsmen on the steps of Soka


Top down view of the ceremony site at Soka University.

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About Soka University

“Soka University is a private, four-year liberal arts college and graduate school in Aliso Viejo, CA. The university is ranked in the top 25 liberal arts colleges in the nation by US News and World Report’s “Best Colleges 2019.” Soka University offers an 8:1 student/faculty ratio and study abroad for every undergraduate student. Founded upon the Buddhist principles of peace, human rights and the sanctity of life, SUA is open to top students of all nationalities and beliefs. About 60% of Soka University’s students come from the US and 40% have come from more than 45 other countries. Admitted students whose annual family income is $60,000 or less may be eligible for full tuition Soka Opportunity Scholarships. Additional scholarship opportunities are available for higher income levels.”

FAQs for Weddings at Soka University of America

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 3000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 3000.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 2000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 2000.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Clean Up, Parking
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 5

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