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Christopher Newport University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

4,916 students

59% admitted

  • 4,725 full time
  • 191 part time
  • 2,019 men full time
  • 2,706 women full time
  • 7,351 applied
  • 4,307 admitted
  • 1,243 enrolled

4,767 Undergraduates

$6,210 tuition/year

  • 138 Graduates
  • 11 Non-Degree
  • $6,210 in state
  • $4,362 fees
  • $9,728 room & board
  • $1,141 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Elizabeth from Centreville, VA
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  • At CNU we are definitely a tight-knit community and a family. The courses are challenging and inspiring, and taught by top-of-the-line professors who truly care about the success of each…

  • May-21-2012 Read More
  • Cindy from Virginia Beach, VA
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  • cnu is a very inviting and unique school. the friendly environment welcomes every student and visitor with open arms. the campus is gorgeous and the professors are superb! …

  • Jan-23-2012 Read More
  • Kohly from Woodstock, VA
  • 0
  • this is a growing campus with new buildings and a great atmosphere. there is a great involvement of the students and faculty on campus and in the community. all around…

  • Feb-21-2012 Read More
  • Nick
  • 0
  • It is a great small school with a personal feel. It has a strong sense of community not found at other larger schools. The school has beautiful brand new facilities…

  • Jun-04-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Micheal from Cheriton, VA
  • Dec-25-2011 I am a current student here

    I enjoy the atmosphere around Christopher Newport University. I do however wish that it was a little more diverse.

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  • 5
  • Sarah from Woodbridge, VA
  • Nov-16-2011 I am a current student here

    I could not be happier! The environment is so welcoming, the location is perfect, and the education I am receiving is more than I could have ever imagined!

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  • 5
  • Tyler from Newport News, VA
  • Jul-27-2011 I am a current student here

    Not only am I with my best friends, but in the time I've been there I've made so many more people as friends. A few of them I consider best friends and there are also one or two I now consider family.

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  • 5
  • Katelyn from Beaverdam, VA
  • Jul-12-2011 I am a current student here

    Everyone is friendly and there is a group for everyone. I take the heaviest course load without going over and am a science major but I still have plenty of time to socialize and do a team sport. The sense of community is overwhelming and it is very rare to meet someone who is unkind.

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  • 5
  • Taylor from Ashland, VA
  • Jul-06-2011 I am a current student here

    The residence halls are amazing. The people are extremely nice. The building are gorgeous, and the classes are interesting.

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