If you are attending a Virginia Community College System (VCCS) and have only attended a VCCS college you may be eligible for the Guaranteed Admission Agreement (GAA). A “GAA student” refers to a student who graduates from a transfer-oriented degree program at a Virginia community college within two years of enrollment at CNU with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale and who intends to transfer to CNU.

GAA student must complete a Letter of Intent to transfer to CNU under the GAA after a minimum of 15 credit hours is completed towards the transfer oriented associate degree is completed and before applying for graduation from the community college. The student must maintain continuous enrollment in all non-summer terms from the point of declaration until the associate degree is conferred and must transfer to CNU in the semester designated under the Letter of Intent. 

If you meet the minimum qualifications please complete the Letter of Intent which you may mail, fax or scan and email to our office. 

Christopher Newport University
Office of the Registrar
Attn: Transfer Affairs
1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, VA 23606
Email: transfer@cnu.edu
Fax: (757) 594-7711

For questions or more information, please contact Transfer Affairs at (757) 594-7296 or (757) 594-7155.