What's the schedule on the day I arrive for my Rest & Renewal stay?
Yes; however, you must book a Rest & Renewal package which will differ from your package price for the program itself and is based on availability. Guests booked under Rest & Renewal do not have access to attend any other private program workshop session(s) on campus - only those you are registered to attend. All Rest & Renewal packages include meals; daily Signature Classes; non-ticketed evening events; and use of the private trails, fitness center and infinity tub.Can I stay a few days before or after a faculty-led program to enjoy the amenities of 1440?
Yes, provided that you are amenable to a different type of wedding that incorporates 1440's mission-driven learning requirements into your plans. 1440 is not a traditional wedding venue. Events here focus on a holistic approach to wellness that involves creating hope for living well. Wedding celebrations here must include Signature Classes for the wedding couple, in addition to a learning element for your invited guests. We recommend you review the 1440 Multiversity Wellness Weddings Brochure for more information.Can I book a private wedding celebration at 1440 Multiversity?
What is the process of booking a Wellness Wedding at 1440 Multiversity?
Once you and 1440 Multiversity mutually agree upon a date for your Wellness Wedding, a contract will be issued that must be signed and returned with the required non-refundable and non-transferrable deposit of $5,000.00 or 50 percent of the value of your contracted revenue amount - whichever is greater. If you only wish to contract a Wellness Ceremony, a 100 percent non-refundable deposit will be required.How can I hold and secure my Wellness Wedding date and event at 1440 Multiversity?
What is the difference between a Wellness Ceremony and a Wellness Wedding?
We recommend you review the 1440 Multiversity Wellness Wedding Brochure for more informationWhat does a Wellness Wedding experience include?
We are generally blessed with beautiful weather most of the year; however, in the event of inclement weather an alternate indoor venue will be provided for your event. Event relocations must be requested the day prior to your event. Relocations are done as a courtesy and no refunds or reimbursements will apply - indoor back-up spaces are comprised of classrooms which are minimalistic and lack aesthetics.Does 1440 Multiversity provide a back-up venue in case of inclement weather?
1440 Multiversity supplies all of its own audio-visual and décor; however, we do not refer outside vendors. If you plan to use a photographer or florist, there may be additional fees and deposits required in addition to compliance with confidentiality and maintenance agreements. It is important to inform your vendors and guests that 1440 Multiversity is not a hotel, resort or traditional wedding venue. It is a private learning destination and, as such, you will only have access to, and use of, the areas of campus specifically outlined in your contract.Am I required to use 1440 Multiversity preferred vendors for flowers, photography and décor?
Yes, your guests are welcome to book an individual Rest & Renewal stay package based on availability in advance of the wedding day - no contract is necessary. We do not accept reservations on the day of the event and only pre-registered guests can stay on our campus. If you feel you will have many out-of-town guests, we encourage you to determine room availability at 1440 prior to securing your event date. You will be required to sign a separate contract if you wish to pre-pay and guarantee a block of rooms for your guests.Can my guests stay at 1440 Multiversity?
There are other accommodation alternatives in Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz. 1440 does not provide any form of off-campus shuttle service. 1440 Multiversity does not accept same-day reservations.What options do my guests have if they choose not to stay at 1440 Multiversity?
Unfortunately not. Your guests and wedding party only have access to 1440 Multiversity during the dates and times contracted. Since 1440 is a private campus that only provides services to registered guests, the campus is not accessible or open to any non-registered guests at any time. 1440 strictly abides by this policy for the safety of all guests and out of respect and privacy for those who are immersed in learning sessions. 1440 requires all eligible guests to register at the Lodge upon arrival and only such guests are allowed on campus. 1440 strictly abides by and enforces criminal trespass laws as outlined in California Penal Code 602 PC which can lead to penalties of up to six (6) months in county jail and/or a fine up to $1,000.00 if you are caught trespassing. If you wish to meet someone who is not registered, you must do so off-campus. Failure to comply with this policy may result in the forfeiture of your deposits and the cancellation of your event.Can my friends and relatives come to the campus to visit us before or after the wedding?
1440 Multiversity does have facilities with these capabilities on campus; however, the major of outdoor spaces and meal venues will require additional fees to arrange starting from $3,500.00. 1440 cannot guarantee the bandwidth or signal strength of streaming services in certain locations around campus - especially those outdoors. Any form of transmission that includes the images of guests attending the event will require a Recording Release form in advance.Can we live-stream the wedding ceremony and reception?
Yes. You are required to supply a list of names for all guests who will attend your wellness event five (5) business days prior to your event so that we may register everyone. Since 1440 is a private campus with nonprofit rules we must follow, only pre-registered guests are allowed on campus the day of your event. For identification purposes, all guests will be issued 1440 identification upon arrival that they must display.Are our guests required to register upon arrival to 1440 Multiversity if they are not staying overnight?
There are packages that include spaces for the wedding couple, bridal party, and/or vendors to utilize in preparation for your celebration. All such arrangements must be booked in advance based on availability.Where will I get ready for my wedding?
You will have one hour for photos before or after the wedding (you can elect 30 minutes before and after) to take photos at your chosen wedding venue location or at other select locations pre-arranged in advance so long as you are accompanied by a 1440 staff member. You will not have rights to take photos randomly or at your discretion at locations around campus that have not been pre-determined so please be sure to coordinate times and locations during the pre-planning process.Is there a designated area(s) for couple photos?
May we have a wedding rehearsal and is there a fee?
No open flames or foreign materials are allowed on campus. Wedding couples are responsible for maintaining the venue area cleanliness and aesthetics. Deposit monies may be forfeited in cases where these areas are not maintained.Can we use sparklers or confetti for during our event?
Due to health department regulations, outside food and beverages not prepared by 1440 may not be served on campus. Custom cupcakes are included with the package and a personalized wedding cake for cutting can be arranged through our culinary team.Can we provide our own wedding cake?
No. Since 1440 Multiversity is not open to non-registered guests, any menu tasting must be arranged as a private event during non-operating campus mealtimes and charged separately. All costs associated with labor and menu items will vary based on selections you wish to taste.Does my Wellness Wedding package include a menu or cake tasting?
The Leadership Center at 1440 Multiversity is a learning destination unlike any other, designed to support new and comprehensive approaches to the professional development of the whole person - inviting discoveries that will shape new ways of being and leading, in the workplace and in life. True North Leadership is the signature program of the 1440 Leadership Center.What is the 1440 Leadership Center?
Based on leadership visionary Bill George's groundbreaking book, Discover Your True North, this program immerses you in a profoundly personal exploration. Focused on developing self-awareness and emotional intelligence, you will define your own path to authentic leadership and return to your organization ready to lead with greater passion and confidence. This signature offering is a five-day immersive program ideal for high-level leaders or small executive teams looking to develop new paths to trusted leadership and inspirational ways of being. True North can also be customized to fit a unique corporate need — please email [email protected] to discuss your requirements.What is True North Leadership?
Who attends True North Leadership?
Yes, you can bring up to six people. If you want to have a group experience with just your organization, you can book a private True North Leadership program. This program can be three or five days.Can I bring a small group to a True North Leadership program?
We also offer other two- and three-day programs such as Critical Conversations for the Authentic Leader, Disrupting Workplace Bias, and True North Leadership for Coaches. More programs will be added in the coming year, so please visit our website for the most up-to-date offerings.What other programs does the 1440 Leadership Center offer?
Mission-aligned teams and organizations may reserve private learning spaces for organizational and team learning. Reserve one of our classrooms or outdoor gathering spaces for your next team offsite and choose your desired leadership learning experience.My team just wants to have an offsite using their own program; is that OK?
Yes, we can customize your private leadership program so that your team leaves with increased energy and the ability to empower themselves and others that includes a blend of leadership training, 1440 Signature Classes and teambuilding activities.Can you help us create our own unique and meaningful leadership experience?
All guests at 1440 have access to a variety of Signature Classes offered three times per day, which may include nature walks, embodied movement, art, yoga, meditation and more. 1440 also offers upgraded opportunities for custom classes catered to your group, such as a hive dive with our bee colonies, nature survival skills, and private cooking or movement classes.What are Signature Classes?
On the 1440 campus we offer Interactive Cooking Classes and Competitions, Drumming, Improv, Hiking and Scavenger Hunts. Nearby there are Golf and Ropes Courses, along with other outdoor activities.What kinds of teambuilding activities do you have?
Yes; we have a variety of carefully vetted associate faculty that offer modules in: Authentic Leadership Principles, Building High Performance Teams, Managing the People Side of Change, Empowering Women in Leadership, Creating a Values-Based Culture, Build and Deepen Meaningful Connection and more. Individual coaching sessions are available.Do you have two-hour or half-day specialty leadership modules available to complement our own leadership program?
The 1440 Leadership Center partners with luminaries committed to empowering leaders to be the positive changemakers the world needs. Faculty have both professional and real-life experience as leaders and they openly share their knowledge and inspiration in compelling and meaningful ways.What can you tell me about your leadership faculty?
In addition to offering upgraded breaks and receptions to complement your program, 1440 is pleased to offer private customized dining experiences for groups that prefer an exclusive venue for dinner. Available for groups from 10 to 300 people, your exclusive dining experience will feature fresh seasonal local ingredients and an unforgettable evening of interactive fun and culinary education that your group will not soon forget. Seasonal menus are available.My leadership group would like to have a private reception and dinner with a special menu; is that possible?
1440 Multiversity proudly offers a grant program for nonprofits and mission-aligned organizations that share our approach to building socially conscious community and workplace wellness around the world. Many program attendees are supported through the generous funding of foundations and donors who award grants to mission-aligned causes. To learn more, please email [email protected]Does the 1440 Leadership Center have grants and scholarships available?
Each hospital system will nominate the frontline healthcare worker for the program based on the individual needs. Here are some examples:
How will the participants be nominated for the Healing Our Healthcare Heroes program?
There will be opportunities to participate in our Signature Classes and explore the campus while participants are in the program workshop sessions.While participants are in session (of Healing Our Healthcare Heroes), what will there be for their guest to do?
Once the participant registers upon arrival they will receive membership to our 1440 Multiversity Online Learning site to access the online content. Also, they will receive an invite from 1440 Multiversity to participate in monthly live webinars.How will participants access the online resources post-program?
The schedule was developed with four two-hour program workshops during the three-day retreat to allow time for rest and renewal and participation in our Signature Classes.Will there be free time during the program?
1440 represents the number of minutes in a day - 1440 opportunities for all people to be more aware and mindful of how we are spending our time and to develop a greater awareness of ourselves and our relationships with others to inspire and enrich the world. Multiversity represents the "multitude" of doors or paths one can choose to develop social, emotional and relational learning (as in "university") on their journey of growth, self-compassion, creativity, and discovery which are unique to each of us.How did 1440 Multiversity get its name?