Charter Day

Join the celebration.

The 2020 Charter Day Ceremony took place on Friday, February 7, at Kaplan Arena.

This year's Charter Day celebration marked 327 years since the university was established by Royal Charter. Festivities involved students, faculty, staff and alumni, as well as the local community.

Charter Day information
Visitor information

For more information on the:

  • Charter Day Ceremony, contact University Events at [[w|ueresponse]] or (757) 221-1312
  • Alumni Medallion ceremony, call (757) 221-7855