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For High School Juniors, Seniors, Transfer Students, and their Families

Date: April 7-9, 2022

Congratulations on being admitted to Regent University and for all you’ve already achieved to prepare for college! The most important next-step you can take is to come and see for yourself the special qualities that make Regent America’s premier Christian university. 

We’re preparing an unforgettable weekend that will maximize your time and answer your questions. You’ll also experience God’s presence, meet new friends, and connect with professors and team members who can’t wait to welcome you as a Regent Royal. 

Here is a Glimpse of All You’ll Enjoy During College Preview Weekend:

  • Attend classes, meet professors and make connections.
  • Experience student-led UnChapel.
  • Participate in focused seminars to get answers to your most pressing questions.
  • Dine at The Ordinary and refuel at Café Moka 
  • Plus, enjoy campus activities and choose from three tracks on Saturday to experience more of what Regent has to offer.

As an admitted student, your College Preview Weekend registration fee is waived ($50 value). You’ll receive materials, admittance into all sessions and student meal tickets at no cost to you. Simply confirm that you’ll be joining us by completing your registration now. 

Thursday, April 7, 2022
3:00 pm – 9:00 pmCheck-In
6:00 pm – 8:00 pmAcademic Program and Student Services Fair
8:00 pm – 9:30 pmUnChapel
Friday, April 8, 2022
5:30 amROTC: Enhanced Physical Training (optional)
8:30 amCheck-In
9:00 amWelcome
9:10 amMission & Vision of the College of Arts & Sciences
9:30 amAdmissions Overview
10:00 amChoose Your Journey 1:
Admissions Lab, Giftshop, Scholarship Search, Communication Building Tour, Housing Tour, Early College
10:35 amChoose Your Journey 2:
Honors College Presentation (req’d for HC applicants), Admissions Lab, Giftshop, Financial Aid Q&A, Communication Building Tour, Housing Tour
11:20 amStudent Panel
1:30 pmLIVE Lecture Options (multiple class options students may attend)
3:30 pmChoose Your Journey 3:
Admissions Lab, Giftshop, Financial Aid Q&A, Communication Building Tour, Housing Tour
7:00 pmConcert/Athletic Event (connect with Student Activities)

Choose Your Saturday Track (April 9, 2022)

HONORS

For Invited Honors College Applicants Only

It’s your time to shine! During our time together on Saturday, you will complete your faculty interviews and time essay. For access to this track, you must first apply to Regent University and the Honors College. You will be notified of your Honors invitation status.

9:00 am Check-In
9:30 am Group 1: Faculty Interviews | Group 2: Essay
11:00 am Group 1: Essay | Group 2: Faculty Interviews

To confirm your Honors invitation and receive your registration link, please email eventinfo@regent.edu.

Interested in the Honors College but still need to apply? Learn more now

E-Sports

Love competitive gaming? Choose this track to go head-to-head with other e-sports lovers attending College Preview Weekend in fierce and friendly video game battles.

  • League of Legends – Teams of 5 players
  • Smash Brothers – Single player

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cost: $10 per person – Early Bird Rate

All skill levels are welcome!

Adventure

Explore some of the best parts of the vibrant Hampton Roads area.

  • Go Biking at the Virginia Beach Boardwalk (extra cost for bike rental)
  • Enjoy Hiking Trails at First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach (free admission to hike)
  • Join a Guided Tour at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia (free admission to museum)

Transportation provided. Depart at 9 a.m. from campus; return to campus by 2 p.m.

Itinerary subject to change

Dining

We encourage you to enjoy The Ordinary Café or Café Moka in the Student Center, Swan Terrace in The Founders Inn, or one of several restaurants conveniently located nearby.

 Accommodations

The beautiful Founders Inn and Spa, conveniently located adjacent to the Regent University campus, offers first-class guest accommodations. The resort features captivating Grand Georgian architecture. Renowned art and antiques adorn the property, including noteworthy period furnishings. You will experience the intimate hospitality of a country inn and these outstanding amenities:

Fitness Center – New, updated equipment and spacious facilities.

Indoor Pool – ADA-compliant heated saltwater indoor pool and hot tub.

Bark Park – Fenced-in dog area with plenty of space to run.

The Flowering Almond Spa – With rejuvenating full-spa services, including massage, skincare, and nail care.

To book your reservation, call 757.424.5511 and request a special College Preview Weekend discount rate.

You are also welcome to book your stay at other preferred locations near campus. Look for discount details coming soon!

Thank you for supporting your future world changers! We know you are invested in your student’s success and so we’ve planned this weekend with you in mind too.

You’ll be part of family-focused seminars on topics from financial aid and registration to helping your son or daughter transition well. And we would love for you to be part of a special time of prayer for you and your entire family as you walk through this exciting next step together.

For more information, please contact eventinfo@regent.edu.

DIRECTIONS

FROM INTERSTATE 64 (EAST OR WEST)

Street Address: 1000 Regent University Drive, Virginia Beach, VA, 23464

To assist you in your travels, please follow Google Maps for general directions to campus. As you exit the interstate at Indian River Road, the instructions below will guide you to our campus:

Take exit 286B from Interstate 64 at Indian River Road. The right-hand lane immediately merges into Regent University Drive, just before the entrance to The Founders Inn and Spa (which also offers access to the Regent campus). 

Event Parking

College Preview Weekend check-in will be on Thursday, April 7th from 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm in the Library Lobby. The instructions below will guide you to Regent University free event parking:

  1. Take exit 286B from Interstate 64 at Indian River Road. The far right-hand lane immediately merges into Regent University Drive. Do NOT take this road.
  2. Continue on Indian River Road for approximately 0.3 miles. At the first stop light, on the right, is the entrance to The Founders Inn and Spa. You will stay on Indian River Road, continuing past this entrance.
  3. Continue on Indian River Road .3 miles to the second light. Turn right onto Centerville Turnpike.
  4. Continue on Centerville Turnpike approximately .3 miles to the first light. Turn right onto CBN Center Drive, where you will immediately see a guard station.
  5. Continue on CBN Center Drive a very short distance, passing the guard station on your left. At the stop sign immediately beyond the guard station, turn left into Visitor Parking (Lot “L” on the campus map).
  6. Additional event signage will guide you to your final destination.

OTHER TRAVEL OPTIONS

Regent is easily accessible from both the Norfolk International Airport and the Greyhound Bus Terminal, both just 15 minutes away.

If traveling to Virginia Beach by air, you may take advantage of Norfolk International Airport (ORF), which offers convenient connections to most major U.S. airports. You may also choose to fly in to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, located just 35 miles from campus.

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