What You Need To Know

Where to Go

Naval Academy Club on Truxtun Road.  If walking, enter USNA Pedestrian Gate #3 on Maryland Avenue.

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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.  A free bus shuttle with a Cruisers University sign takes attendees to the Naval Academy Club.

Morning Bus Schedule

            7:15 am Stadium to Academy
            7:40 am Stadium to Academy
                (Boat Show shuttle starts later, at 9 am)

Afternoon Bus Schedule
             4:15 pm Academy 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 Naval Academy. Bring two ID’s if from a non-compliant state (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.  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 – TBA

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.  Will Call Booth near show entrance will provide admittance if attending boat show prior to Cruisers University.

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

Cruisers University

Annapolis, Maryland

October 9-12, 2017

"Great weekend - learned a lot, reinforced a lot... now it's time to go cruising."