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Charter Day

Join the celebration.

The 2021 Charter Day Ceremony will take place on Friday, February 5, at Kaplan Arena.

The celebration will mark 328 years since the university was established by Royal Charter. Festivities will involve students, faculty, staff and alumni, as well as the local community.

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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