@ naval station norfolk
From Interstate 64 take the 564 exit toward the Naval Station Norfolk base. Proceed to the end and turn left onto Hampton Boulevard. Proceed to the first stop light and turn right into Gate 5, "B" Avenue. Turn left onto Second Street (McDonald’s on the left). Turn left onto “D” Avenue.
CEP-87 will be the first building on the left at the corner of “D” Avenue and First Street. Parking is available in the gravel parking lot directly across from First Street. You may enter the side entrance of CEP-87 which faces the gravel parking lot and proceed to the second floor. SEE
Detailed maps and
additional information about access to the base can be found
Classes are taught
in two (2) different buildings on the base:
CEP-87 located at 1st Ave. and Ave. D
I-E located at Gilbert St. and Bacon Ave.
Please refer to
the map in the schedule book or call 489-7397 if you need
|On Base Services:
|College program information, academic counseling, admission
assistance, placement testing, course registration, and tuition
|No smoking, eating or drinking allowed. Lounge areas are
| Naval Station
Passes: NEW SECURITY MEASURES AND BASE ACCESS PROCEDURES FOR
STUDENTS TAKING CLASS(ES) AT NAVAL STATION NORFOLK
STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REGISTER EARLY FOR ON-BASE CLASSES.
TCC students who do not possess
a valid Department of Defense Identification Card and vehicle
decal must obtain a student badge and vehicle access pass
from the Naval Station Pass and Identification Office on
the first day of class. Students are not automatically
put on the Base Pass Roster. Students must call the TCC
Base Representative at 822-1681 at least 48 hours in advance
of going to the Pass and Identification Office to be placed
on the roster. If you are not a United States citizen, you
cannot obtain a base pass and you will not be allowed on
the base. Students will be issued a picture identification
badge and vehicle access pass by the Pass and Identification
Office that identifies the student as a Tidewater Community
College student. Passes will no longer be issued in advance.
Base passes can not be issued to a third party as only the
eligible student is authorized to obtain and receive a base
pass, as students are not allowed to sponsor or bring guests
on military installations. Students requiring a third party
to transport them to classes on the base should enroll at
one of the required classes at one of the four conveniently
located TCC campuses--Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, or
Virginia Beach. Policy and procedures follow:
- The student badge will indicate the days and location
of the Tidewater Community College class(es) that the
student is attending on Naval Station Norfolk.
- The student badge and vehicle access pass will be issued
to the students at the Naval Station Pass and Identification
Office on the first day after the end of registration
(or first day of class) or the add/drop date. The Pass
and Identification Office is located across from Naval
Station Destroyer/Submarine Pier Gate 5 on Hampton Boulevard
and “B” Avenue, in Building CD-9.
- To receive a student badge and vehicle access pass,
the student must present a photo identification card,
i.e., driver’s license, or Tidewater Community College
Identification Card. Naturalized United States Citizens
must bring their citizenship paperwork with them the first
time they apply for a base pass at Naval Station Norfolk
as a Non-Department of Defense Civilian.
- The student’s name must be on the school roster
(consolidated list) submitted by the Base Representative
and approved by the Director, Navy College Office, Naval
Station Norfolk, to obtain a student badge and vehicle
access pass. Student’s must call the TCC Base Representative
at 822-1681 to ensure that they are included on the school
- To gain access to the base and class, students must
present a photo identification card and the student badge
to the Gate Sentry at the gate closest to the assigned
- The route of travel to and from class shall be directly
between the gate and class location.
- Students are not allowed to sponsor or bring guests
on the installation, nor are they allowed access to the
installation on days that their class is not scheduled,
except to use the services provided by the Naval Station
Norfolk, Base Representative Office, Building CEP-87,
- Any student found in violation of these procedures
will have their student badge and vehicle access pass
revoked and a Letter of Exclusion that permanently bars
them from the installation issued.
- Students that are issued a student badge and vehicle
access pass, and subsequently drops from a class must
return the student badge and vehicle access pass to the
Pass and Identification Office or the Base Representative.
- Students caught using their student badge and/or vehicle
access pass for purposes unrelated to attendance at Tidewater
Community College and Navy College sponsored classes will
be permanently barred from Naval Station Norfolk.
- The Naval Station Norfolk Pass and Identification Office
will process student badges and vehicle access passes
Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Students processing
at the end of the day should arrive no later than 4:00
p.m. Call 322-2973 to verify customer service hours.