What You Need To Know

Where to Go

Naval Academy Club at 2 Truxtun Road.  If walking, enter USNA Pedestrian Gate #3 on Maryland Avenue. Personal cars are not permitted on Academy grounds.

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When to Arrive

Registration and breakfast are from 7:30 am to 8:15 am

Where to Park

Daily parking is available at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium at 550 Taylor Ave in Annapolis, Gate 5, for $10.  Follow signs to parking area.  A free bus shuttle with a Cruisers University sign takes attendees to Gate #3, just outside the Naval Academy Club.

Morning Bus Schedule

            7:20 am Stadium to Academy Gate 3
            7:40 am Stadium to Academy Gate 3
                (Boat Show shuttle starts later, at 9 am)

Afternoon Bus Schedule
             4:00 pm and 4:15 pm Academy Gate 3 to Stadium

Alternate PM buses to Stadium:

Tuesday + Wednesday:  State Shuttle every 20′ til 8 pm.  Bus stop: Church Circle & School Street. $2
Sunday, Monday, Thursday:  Free Boat Show Bus stop: Randall & Dock Street.  

Other Options:

UBER:  destination is USNA Gate #3, Maryland Avenue
Parking garages (Noah Hillman, Gotts)  Where to Park in Downtown Annapolis

What to Bring

Photo ID.  This is essential to enter the Naval Academy. Bring two ID’s if from a non-compliant state or from a state with a compliancy extension.  Half of the states have an extension only through October 10.  Please check this link:  https://www.dhs.gov/current-status-states-territories)  Canadian residents must bring passport.

What to Wear

Please be respectful of the Naval Academy dress code – no tee shirts, cut-off shorts, etc.  Polo shirts are fine.  A sweater if the AC is cooler than you like. Be comfortable, and wear good shoes for walking.

The Schedule

7:30 – 8:15   Registration and Breakfast
8:15 – 11:30 Morning Classes
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch
12:30 – 3:45 Afternoon Classes

Social Events 

  • Monday: Changeover Party, Yacht Basin  5 – 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday:  1747 Pub at Reynolds Tavern  4:30 – 6 pm
  • Wednesday:  Pussers at Annapolis Waterfront Hotel 4:30 – 6 pm

Other places to visit

Admission to the US Sailboat Show and US Powerboat Show is included with your tuition and is a short walk from the Naval Academy.  Badges were mailed out to those who had purchased tuition prior to September 18th. Will Call Booth near show entrance will provide admittance if badges were not sent, or were misplaced.

If you have any questions contact us at 410-268-8828

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