Visit Us

The U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association and Foundation is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET.

We can be reached after hours at 410-295-4000 or email.


The Alumni Association is located at 247 King George Street, at the corner of College Ave. If you have requests for items like a replacement membership card or need to see someone in particular, please call ahead so we can ensure the items are ready when you arrive. Street parking is available in the surrounding area—please note posted street signs explaining parking requirements or restrictions. Local police can be vigorous in their enforcement of local parking regulations. There are some parking garages surrounding the Naval Academy, some are free on weekends.

Reunions: Driving onto the Yard and Shopping

Driving onto USNA grounds requires a valid DOD (CAC) card for active duty/reserve or retired military or dependents. If visiting USNA for an official reunion, your reunion nametag is all that is required to shop at Midshipmen Store.

Visiting the USNA Foundation and the Athletic and Scholarship Programs (A&SP)

Both the Naval Academy Foundation and A&SP offices are located at 274 Wood Road, on the grounds of USNA. You must have DOD CAC card to enter the Yard. 

Visit USNA

Access to the Academy grounds is limited - Anyone with a locally prepared USNA ID Card or a DOD credential, including military retirees and dependents may drive onto USNA. All others will need to park outside the Academy and walk in through Gate 1. All visitors 21 years of age or older must have a valid picture ID. Visitors under the age of 21 who do not have a valid picture ID must be escorted by an adult with a valid form of identification. Please check the current security restrictions before planning a visit. Also, check the Department of Homeland Security REAL ID.

Gate 1 is open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. EST Sunday-Thursday and 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. EST Friday and Saturday for pedestrian traffic. The unmanned turnstile at Gate 3 is open 24 hours a day for credentialed pedestrian traffic. All visitors 18 and older are required to show valid photo identification to enter the grounds. Cars with handicapped tags or dashboard cards may enter Gate 1 and 8 during normal visiting hours. For additional security and shuttle bus information, call 410-293-5762 or 4019 or visit https://www.usna.edu/SecuInfoPers/.

Vehicles without Department of Defense or USNA credentialed driver or passengers are not permitted to drive onto the academy grounds. Visitors are encouraged to park at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (the price to park is $5) and ride the circulator bus to the academy or walk on through Gate 1 on King George Street.

Note: Visitors will not be granted access prior to sunrise or after sunset unless coming on for a specific event (e.g. basketball game, ECA meeting, Chapel service). Also, holiday hours for Gate 3 vary from the normal. 

USNA Visitor Center
Visiting the Naval Academy Cemetery and Columbarium
Chapel Schedule