Upcoming Events

U.S. Naval War College events showcase the expansive depth and reach of our programs and faculty, and enhance our relevance to the U.S. Navy and national security.

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U.S. Naval War College Upcoming Events

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2022 Center on Irregular Warfare & Armed Groups Symposium

Tuesday, June 28-29, 2022
7:30 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Center on Irregular Warfare & Armed Groups will be hosting a series of panels moderated by experts in their fields, along with panels of professionals ranging from the United States Coast Guard to the Center for Naval Analyses.

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U.S. Naval War College Closed for the Independence Day Holiday

Monday, July 04, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed July 4th, 2022 to observe the Independence Day holiday.

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Executive Level Operational Level of Warfare Course

Monday, July 18-22, 2022
Evans Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The Executive Level Operational Level of Warfare Course 22-3 begins on July 18th, 2022 and concludes on July 22nd, 2022. This course is a one-week course and is taught at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island three times a year.

Rear Adm. Shoshana S. Chatfield, president U.S. Naval War College, gives a speech at the 2019 Convocation Ceremony at the college August 5, 2019.

U.S. Naval War College Convocation

Tuesday, August 02, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The 2022-2023 academic year will welcome joint service and international students during a convocation ceremony at the U.S. Naval War College.

Peter Singer, strategist at New America, delivers the keynote address at U.S. Naval War College’s Future Warfighting Symposium, Aug. 5, 2021.

Future Warfighting Symposium

Wednesday, August 03-04, 2022
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Future Warfighting Symposium launches the U.S. Naval War College’s academic year with a symposium on emerging technologies, cyber war and space operations.

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Joint Military Operations Course Begins

Friday, August 05, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The Joint Military Operations course at the U.S. Naval War College begins on August 5th, 2022 and concludes on November 4th, 2022. Please follow health and safety guidelines and refer to the orientation material for more guidance.

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Strategy & War Course Begins

Friday, August 05, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The Strategy & War course at the U.S. Naval War College begins on August 5th, 2022 and concludes on November 3rd, 2022. Please follow health and safety guidelines and refer to the orientation material for more guidance.

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U.S. Naval War College Closed for the Labor Day Holiday

Monday, September 05, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed Septemeber 5th, 2022 to observe the Labor Day holiday.

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Naval Command and Staff Online Program 2022 Session Two Ends

Thursday, September 08, 2022
Virtual Program

The U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Naval Command and Staff Online Program delivers the NWC Joint Professional Military Education Phase I to students virtually from anywhere. Courses consist of online discussion boards, group projects, individual essays, and other assignments.

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19th Regional Alumni Symposium

Tuesday, September 13-15, 2022
9:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) will hold its 19th annual Regional Alumni Symposium (RAS) in Newport, Rhode Island. RAS's are academic conferences designed to continue the professional military education of NWC alumni after they leave Newport.