Members of the Christopher Newport community will be here to help ensure move-in day goes smoothly.
New students get acclimated to campus during Welcome Week.
Day One of Service
Students fan out across the local community to kick off thousands of hours of service.
New students enjoy a picnic on the Great Lawn and sign a class photo – which they will see again at graduation.
The Great Lawn
When it’s nice out, the Great Lawn is packed with Captains, doing everything from studying to playing Frisbee.
Light the Night
A beloved tradition, students celebrate the start of a new academic year during Light the Night.
Student-athletes and members of the Greek community join together to welcome Newport News students on their first day.
CNU has over 200 student clubs and organizations. There's something for everyone to explore and engage.
Strolling in the David Student Union
The DSU is a hub of student activity, from musical performances and strolling to philanthrophy and fundraising.
Every semester, local restaurants and businesses take part in a weekly farmer’s market on campus.
CAB Petting Zoo
The student-run Campus Activity Board puts on events of all kinds to entertain the campus community.
The Center for Career Planning can help you chart a course after graduation through career, graduate school and internship fairs.
Glow in the Darcappella
The annual Glow concert is a Homecoming tradition featuring the campus a cappella groups.
Student musical ensembles celebrate the holiday spirit during a festive annual concert.
Sororities celebrate their newest members on Bid Day.
You don’t have to decide on a major during your first year – that’s what Sophomore Signing Day is all about.