Christopher Newport University

Women's D3 Coach: Carrie Moura
6 / 10
4,857 Undergrads / 4,957 Students
8 / 10
$25,443 Net Price
3 / 10
72% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Capital Ath. Conf. (CAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
68% / 78%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Where Grads Live
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
Where Grads Work
  • Ferguson Enterprises
  • US Army
  • Newport News Public Schools
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Riverside Health System
  • City of Newport News
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • NASA Langley Research Center
  • Newport News Shipbuilding A Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Capital One
  • Wells Fargo
  • US Navy
  • College of William and Mary
  • Bank of America
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Engineering
  • Arts and Design
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
530 - 630
540 - 630
1130 - 1310
22 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 7,204 3,068 4,136
% Admitted 72% 68% 75%
% Admits That Enroll 24% 26% 22%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.79
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business Administration and Management, General (16%)
    Business (16%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (15%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (15%)
    Social Sciences (14%)
    Psychology, General (10%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (9%)
    Communication & Journalism (9%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (7%)
    Political Science and Government, General (6%)
    Computer Science (5%)
    English Language and Literature, General (4%)
    Sociology (4%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (4%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (4%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$14,924 $24,680
    Books & Supplies$1,304 $1,304
    Cost of Living$11,760 $11,760
    Personal Expenses$3,750 $3,750
    Sticker Price$31,738 $40,382

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    75% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship60%$5,415
    Federal Grants12%$4,602
    Pell Grants12%$4,356
    Other Federal1%$4,035
    State & Local Grants31%$3,058
    Institutional Grants47%$3,669
    Student Loans48%$9,975
    Federal Loans45%$5,288
    Other Loans14%$17,397

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $35.4 Million $7,148

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,229 $266

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with fieldhockey is 4.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,770 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $46,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.63 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 68% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 28 27
    Fondling 5 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 2 2
    Burglary 5 4
    Motor Vehicle Theft 4 2
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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