About the Area

At our Regent University Virginia Beach campus, you will find a supportive environment and ideal location to help ease the demands of obtaining a legal education. In national surveys of law school students, The Princeton Review has recognized Regent Law as a Top 10 for "Best Quality of Life."

Just a short drive from our campus, you will find many things for students to do in Virginia Beach. The oceanfront resort area, an aquarium, a waterpark and a contemporary art museum are just a few Virginia Beach attractions students can enjoy. This appealing vacation destination draws about 2.7 million visitors each year.

The city is part of the larger metropolitan area known as Hampton Roads, which encompasses southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. Within the area you'll discover a wealth of activities for college students. Residents enjoy quiet parks and vibrant downtowns, cultural offerings ranging from opera to outdoor festivals, and restaurants of all descriptions. Explore the links below to discover the attractions our area has to offer.


The Hampton Roads area is full of history, culture, and fun. Read list of concert venues, theaters, museums, and cinemas.


Whether you are a spectator or competitor in your sport of choice, Hampton Roads offers a wide variety of local and college sports, such as football, golf, racing, and hockey.

View a list of sports teams and venues, fitness centers, and golf courses.


Are you a history buff? How about a beach bum? Maybe a thrill-seeker? View a list of recreational activities ranging from harbor tours to beach house rentals, and historical sites to theme parks.

City Information

Want to learn more about the different cities in Hampton Roads? Visit these local city websites.