Norwich University | Alumni & Family



Celebrate 200
Washington, D.C. 

Norwich University’s Bicentennial Gala will be the first event in the spectacular new National Museum of the United States Army. Located at Fort Belvoir, VA, the main building will display 15,000 pieces from the Army Art Collection and 30,000 artifacts, documents and images. The majority of these rare and priceless objects have never been seen by the American public. This capstone museum will open to the public in 2020 but Norwich guests will have the first behind-the-scenes look at this incredible portrayal of Army history and traditions.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Location: National Museum of the US Army - 1775 Liberty Drive, Fairfax, VA 22060

Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner: 8:00 p.m.

Cost: $50.00 per person includes appetizers during cocktail hour, seated meal, champagne toast and birthday cake. Cash bar will be available for beverages. 
Dress: Business/cocktail attire

McConvilleArmy Chief of Staff GEN James McConville will address the group as the guest speaker. 

Discounted rates available at select hotels

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alexandria - Fort Belvoir is offering a special rate of $129 per room. Special rate ends October 11, 2019. 

You are invited to join the NU Alumni Association Board of Directors before the gala for a town hall meeting to discuss the role of alumni in the Norwich After Next Strategic Plan and how the NUAA’s programs and activities will support it. These casual gatherings are your chance to connect with NUAA Board members and share ideas that will help shape the NUAA’s strategic plan. Please join us!

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time: 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Crystal City Sports Pub - 529 23rd St. S, Arlington, VA 22202
Cost: Free! Light refreshments served and cash bar available. 
Dress: Casual
RSVP: Pre-registration is encouraged. Click here to register now!


see who's coming

  1. Step 1 Selection
Saturday October 26
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
There is currently a wait list for this event.
Sold Out
Please contact Heather Socha at 802-485-2303 for more information.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities for this event, please contact Heather Socha at (802) 485-2303. 

This event is generously supported by:

Jacqueline B. Mars

Cabot Centennial - 100 years a century of commitment since 1919

Will you be in DC for the weekend? Meet up with other Gala attendees and local alumni to explore the city! Join the Norwich University Washington, DC Gala Facebook group to help plan activities with others. 
Facebook resized