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Commissioning Week
Graduation
Hat Toss
Blue Angels
Diploma
Class Ring

Schedule of Events

To download a flyer of the whole schedule please see the 2017 Commissioning Week Schedule of Events.

Color Code Key
Commissioning Week Specific Event
General USNA Information
Religious Service
Traffic/Special Information
Participation Code Key
* - Mandatory
B - All Midn
F - Guests
G - General Public
Desig - Designated
T - Tentative

Friday, May 19, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
2:30 p.m. Seamanship & Navigation Awards Ceremony

Robert Crown Sailing Center

Weather Alternate: Mahan Hall

B, F Informal  
7:15 p.m. Jewish Baccalaureate Service Levy Chapel B, G Informal  

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Time  Event  Place  Attendees Attire Misc
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall      
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall      
7-11 p.m. Ring Dance Dahlgren Hall Class of 2018, F Formal  

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Time Event  Place  Attendees Attire Misc
8 a.m. Morning Colors T-Court B, G    
8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Yard Patrol Craft Static Displays Farragut Seawall B, F    
8:15 a.m. Protestant Holy Communion Service St. Andrew's Chapel B, G Informal  
8:30-10 a.m. Catholic Baccalaureate Mass Main Chapel B, G Informal  
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
10-10:30 a.m. USNA Band Chapel Walk Concert Zimmerman Bandstand B, G    
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall      
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall      
11 a.m. Protestant Baccalaureate Worship Service Main Chapel B, G Informal  
11 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
11:30 a.m. Catholic Mass St. Andrew's Chapel B, G Informal  
12-12:30 p.m. USNA Band Chapel Walk Concert Zimmerman Bandstand B, G    
12-12:45 p.m. USNA Band Chamber Ensemble Barry Gate B, G    
12-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center      
2-4 p.m. N* Reception Athletic Director's Residence, 16 Porter Road Class of 2017 (Invitation Only), F Informal  
4:30-8 p.m. Superintendent's Reception Buchanan House Gardens
Weather Alternate: Dahlgren Hall
Class of 2017 (1st & 2nd Batt) & four guests per midshipman Informal Tickets required

Monday, May 22, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
7 a.m.-5 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall      
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall B, F, H Casual
8 a.m. Morning Colors T-Court B, G    
8-9 a.m. Pi Sigma Alpha Awards Ceremony Memorial Hall Class of 2017* (Desig), F Informal  
8-9:30 a.m. Engineering & Weapons Division Awards Ceremony Mahan Hall Class of 2017 (Desig), F Informal  
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Yard Patrol Craft Static Displays Farragut Seawall B, F    
8 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
9-10 a.m. Pi Sigma Alpha Awards Reception Smoke Hall Class of 2017* (Desig), F Informal  
9 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
9:45-10:45 a.m. Midshipmen Community Service Awards Ceremony Memorial Hall B (Desig), F Informal  
9:45-11:00 a.m.  Engineering & Weapons Division Midshipmen Project Showcase Rickover Lab Deck and Maury Hall Class of 2017 (Desig), F Informal  
10:00 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center      
11 a.m.-12:10 p.m. USMC Battle Color Detachment Performance Silent Drill Platoon

Worden Field

Weather Alternate: Wesley A. Brown Field House

B, F Casual Please do not walk or sit on field before or during performance.
12:15 p.m. Trident Brass Concert Zimmerman Bandstand B, G    
1:30 p.m. Class of 2020 Herndon Climb Herndon Monument B, G    
4:30-8 p.m. Superintendent's Reception Buchanan House Gardens
Weather Alternate: Dahlgren Hall
Class of 2017 (3rd & 4th Batt) & four guests per midshipman Informal Tickets required

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
7 a.m.-5 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall  B, G    
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall  B, F, H    
8 a.m. Morning Colors - USNA Silent Drill Team Performance T-Court B, G    
8 a.m.-10 a.m. Yard Patrol Craft Static Displays Farragut Seawall B, F    
8 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
9-10:30 a.m. Leadership Education & Development (LEAD) Division Awards Ceremony Mahan Hall B, F Informal  
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center
10-11:45 a.m. USMC Family Orientation/Awards Ceremony Alumni Hall Class of 2017* (USMC Sel), F Informal  
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center
10:45 a.m.-1 p.m. USNA (Route 450) Bridge Closure in Annapolis, MD
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Blue Angels Circle & Arrival Severn River B, G    
11 a.m.-4 p.m. USNA Gates Closed to Incoming Vehicular Traffic
12:05 p.m. Noon Meal Formation Tecumseh Court *B, G Casual  
12:50-1:20 p.m. Weekday Catholic Mass St. Andrew's Chapel B, G    
1-1:30 p.m. USNA Pipes & Drums Performance T-Court

Weather Alternate: Rotunda
B, G    
1:45-4 p.m. USNA (Route 450) Bridge Closure in Annapolis, MD.  Opens at conclusion of the Blue Angels Flight Rehearsal.
2 p.m. Blue Angels Flight Rehearsal Severn River B, G Casual  
4:30-8 p.m. Superintendent's Reception Buchanan House Gardens

Weather Alternate: Dahlgren Hall
Class of 2017 (5th & 6th Batt) & four guests per midshipman Informal Tickets required
8:30-10 p.m. Commissioning Week Concert Glee Club & Gospel Choir Concert Main Chapel B, G   Tickets on sale through MWF Ticket Office at 410-293-8497 or online at the Ticket Office.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
7 a.m. Graduation Rehearsal  Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Class of 2017*
7 a.m.-5 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall      
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Midshipmen Store      
8 a.m. Morning Colors T-Court B, G    
8 a.m.-10 a.m. Yard Patrol Craft Static Displays Farragut Seawall B, F    
8 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
9 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
9:30-10:20 a.m. Navy Sailing Awards Ceremony Robert Crown Sailing Center *B (Desig), F Informal  
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center      
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m Mathematics & Science Division Awards Ceremony Mahan Hall Class of 2017 (Desig), B, F Informal  
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Humanities & Social Sciences Division Awards Ceremony Memorial Hall Class of 2017 (Desig), B, F Informal  
10:45 a.m.-1 p.m. USNA (Route 450) Bridge Closure in Annapolis, MD (only in the event of Blue Angels Circle and Arrival foul weather requirement)
11 a.m.-4 p.m. USNA Gates Closed to Incoming Vehicular Traffic
12:05 p.m. Noon Meal Formation/Brigade Change-of-Command Ceremony
Tecumseh Court *B, G Casual  
12:45 p.m. USNA Band Concert Ingram Field B, G    
12:50-1:20 p.m. Weekday Catholic Mass St. Andrew's Chapel B, G    
12:50-1:50 p.m. Navy & Marine Association Awards Ceremony Memorial Hall *B (Desig), F Informal  
1 p.m. U.S. Navy Band Cruisers Concert Hospital Point B, G   No tickets required
1:45-4p.m. USNA (Route 450) Bridge Closure in Annapolis, MD. Opens at conclusion of the Blue Angels Flight Demonstration.
2 p.m. Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Severn River B, G Casual  
4 p.m. Commissioning Week Organ Concert by Monte Maxwell Main Chapel B, G   Tickets on sale through MWF Ticket Office at 410-293-8497 or online at the Ticket Office.
7:30-11 p.m. Graduation Ball Dahlgren Hall Class of 2017, F Formal No tickets required

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
7 a.m. Graduation Rehearsal (Weather Alternate) Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Class of 2017*
7 a.m.-5 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall      
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall      
8 a.m. Morning Colors T-Court B, G    
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Yard Patrol Craft Static Displays Farragut Seawall B, F    
8 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
9 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center      
10:45-12:15 p.m. Vehicle Access to Worden Field via Gate 8 Restricted in support of the Color Parade
11 a.m. Color Parade Worden Field

Weather Alternate: Wesley A. Brown Field House
*B, G

Weather Alternate: *B (Desig), F (Color Company guests)
Informal Tickets required for bleacher seating. Please do not walk or sit on field before or during parade.

Tickets required for Wesley Brown Field House (weather alternative site). Attendance limited to Color Company guests.
12:50-1:20 p.m. Weekday Catholic Mass St. Andrew's Chapel B, G    
1:15-1:45 p.m. Dean's Award for Academic Excellence by Varsity Athletic Team Mahan Hall *B (Desig), F Informal  
2-4 p.m. Prizes & Awards Ceremony & Reception Alumni Hall *B (Desig), F Informal  

Friday, May 26, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
6:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Uniform Store Hours Uniform Store, Bancroft Hall 5th Wing B
6:30 a.m. Parking Gates Open Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium      
7 a.m. All Stadium Gates and Concessions Open to Guests Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium F    
7 a.m.-3p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall
8 a.m.-5 p.m. USNA Museum Hours USNA Museum (Preble Hall)      
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Visitor Center & Gift Shop Hours Visitor Center      
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Visitor Center Guided Tours Visitor Center      
10 a.m. Class of 2017 Graduation Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

Weather Alternate: Alumni Hall for those with Indoor Graduation tickets only
*B, F

Weather Alternate: *B, F (Indoor ticket holders)
Informal Tickets required
10:04 a.m. Blue Angels Graduation Fly-Over Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium B, F    
1 p.m. Interservice Commissioning Ceremonies Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Banquet Room Class of 2017, F Informal  
1-2:30 p.m. Graduation Photo/Swearing-In Ceremony Superintendent's Tent Area, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Class of 2017, F Informal  

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Time Event Place Attendees Attire Misc
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Drydock Restaurant Hours Dahlgren Hall  B, G    
9a.m.-4 p.m. Midshipmen Store Hours Bancroft Hall  B, F, H    

 

Notes about the Graduation Photo/Swearing-In Ceremony:

  • Immediately following ceremony until 2:30 p.m.
  • No sign-up - UNOFFICIAL/Self-Serve
  • First-come, first-served basis
  • Laminated copy of Oath of Office available
  • No Photographer present
  • ENS/2ndLT: Dress Uniform

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