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

Date: April 7-9, 2022

Congratulations on all you’ve already achieved to prepare for your amazing next step to college! The best way to decide where you will earn your college degree is to come and see. You’ll quickly discover for yourself that Regent University is a great choice!

We’re preparing an unforgettable weekend that will maximize your time, answer your questions, and highlight all the special qualities that make Regent America’s premier Christian university. While you’re with us, you’ll 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.

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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 

Thursday, April 7, 2022
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)
7:35 amLIVE Lecture Options (multiple class options students may attend)
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 pmStudent Activities Open Mic Night

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. For a list of other area hotels located within 10-15 minutes of campus, please check out the link below.

https://www.regent.edu/student-life/student-housing/area-hotels/

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 – 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 into Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, located just 35 miles from campus.

MEALS

Lunch and dinner will be provided for registered students only on Friday, April 8.

All other meals are the responsibility of the registered student and guest(s).

Attire

The general attire for Preview Weekend is casual.* Wear your comfortable walking shoes!

*However, if you are participating in the Honors Track on Saturday, April 9, please dress business professional. 

Transportation & Accommodations

Transportation and accommodations are the responsibility of the registered student and guest(s).

Transportation to and from the campus will be the responsibility of the registered students & their guest(s) – With the exception of the Adventure Track on Saturday, April 9 (transportation provided), we do not offer shuttle service to and from campus.

For lodging, the Founders Inn and Spa is the preferred and recommended hotel as it is adjacent to Regent University and within walking distance to the entire campus. Use promotion code: Reg. 

For a list of other area hotels located within 10-15 minutes of campus, please check out the links below. 

https://www.regent.edu/student-life/student-housing/area-hotels/

https://www.visitchesapeake.com/hotels/greenbrier-hotels/

Questions:

For event-specific questions, please email eventinfo@regent.edu.

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