Your first step to becoming a Captain is to log in to the Admitted Student System to complete the items below:

  • Reserve your space by paying your $500 enrollment deposit
    (Deadline: Early Decision — Jan. 30; Early Action and Regular Decision — May 1)
  • Build your academic profile
  • Preference your Learning Community
  • Complete your Housing Contract Acceptance form
    Learn more about residence life at CNU »
    Note: All new students are required to live on campus their freshman, sophomore and junior years unless they reside with a parent or legal guardian in Grafton, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, Tabb, Seaford or Yorktown. 
  • Choose a meal plan
    Learn more about dining options at CNU »

In addition to completing the items within the Admitted Student System make sure to:




Visit our Admitted Freshman FAQ for more information on the enrollment process and your transition to CNU. If you have questions, visit our Contact Us page for the email and phone number of your admission officer. Feel free to contact him or her directly.  

For questions regarding the Admitted Student System, please contact our Orientation Office at (757) 594-7767 or by email at orientation@cnu.edu. The office is open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.