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Get all the information you need to enjoy your trip to the National Harbor for our Class of 2014
Commencement! We hope to see you there!

Date, Time, Location

Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014
Graduate Ceremony Time: 10:00 a.m.
Undergraduate Ceremony Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center | Potomac Ballroom
                 201 Waterfront Street | National Harbor, MD

Hotel Accommodations

Gaylord  guests will receive a discounted rate of
when booking in our room block. Book your room now! Our block will
close on May 12, 2014 or when it's full, so be sure to book early and take advantage of this deal!

Book Your Room Link

About the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center

Take a virtual tour of the Gaylord, located directly on the Potomac River just minutes away from downtown Washington, D.C. Experience fine dining and casual restaurants, unique shopping experiences, an indoor pool, and a 20,000 square foot spa and fitness center, along with a rooftop lounge for evening entertainment.

virtual tour

About the National Harbor

In addition to the Gaylord National Hotel, the National Harbor is a place to stay, work, and play,
with more than 20 restaurants, 30 unique shops, including a brand new Tanger Outlet center,
attractions for all ages, and easy access to downtown Washington, D.C. from two piers. For
more information about the National Harbor and how to make the most out of your stay,
please visit the official website.

National Harbor from the Wilson Brige


National Harbor Sandman


National Harbor Sunset Water Taxi

Relax at the end of the day


The Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center is located eight miles north of Washington,
D.C. and is accessible from I-495 and I-295. The National Harbor may not register on GPS, so
please consult the most current driving directions.


Parking is available in the hotel parking garage at a discounted rate of $19.00/day for you and
your guests, even if you are not a guest of the Gaylord. Additional parking is available in the
National Harbor, with rates starting at $3.00/day.

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