Hampton Roads Center

1 Old Oyster Point Road, Newport News, VA 23602

The Hampton Roads Center (HRC) is a George Washington University off-campus graduate education center, serving working professionals. The HRC is located in the Towne Bank Building in Newport News, Virginia and occupies approximately 12,000 square feet of space located on the first and second floors. The facility has an administrative area, nine faculty offices, eight staff offices, a library and six classrooms, including a student lounge area. Classes are also held at:

  • Advanced Technology Center, 1800 College Crescent, VA Beach, VA 23453 
  • Rosemont Center, 7000 Tanners Creek, Norfolk, VA 23513

Access to the Facility:

Hampton Roads Center

The HRC Administrative Offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The HRC facilities are normally open for classes from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Although the administrative offices are closed during this time frame, the evening staff is available during the evening and weekend hours when classes are in session.

The Towne Bank Building is open from 7:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. weekdays. After hours and weekend access is by swipe card and/or key pad with speaker. Students using the key pad identify themselves by name and the class they are attending before access is granted. After hours and weekend access is part of the security system administered by Olympia, the building's property management.

Advanced Technology Center

The Advanced Technology Center is a co-owned building with Tidewater Community College and Virginia Beach City Public Schools. The Center is open from 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. weekdays. Students must sign in and out at the security desk.

Rosemont Center

Rosemont Center, part of Norfolk City Public Schools, is a secure site with keypad access. There is also a security guard on site until classes end at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday evenings.

Reporting Procedures

Emergency Assistance: 911

Crime and public safety related incidents at the Hampton Roads Center in the Towne Bank Building in Newport News should be reported to the Newport News Police Department at 911(emergency) or by calling (757) 247-2500 (non-emergency).

Crime and public safety related incidents at the Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach should be reported to the Virginia Beach Police Department at 911(emergency) or by calling (757) 385-5000 (non-emergency).

Crime and public safety related incidents at Rosemont Center should be reported to the Norfolk City Police Department at 911 (emergency) or by calling (757) 441-5610 (non-emergency).

Policies and information for all off-campus locations

Crime Statistics 2011-2013, Hampton Roads Center