Tours and Events

Student Schedule



Time Event Location
8:30-9:30 a.m. Registration and Check-In Ferguson Center
Peebles Theatre Lobby
8:30-9 a.m. Campus Tours Depart from Ferguson Center
Peebles Theatre Lobby
9 a.m. Student Services Showcase Ferguson Center
Diamonstein Concert Hall Lobby
10 a.m. Welcome Ferguson Center
Diamonstein Concert Hall
11:15 a.m. On the Horizon

Meet your Student Directors of Orientation and hear their best tips for navigating the Admitted Student System, Setting Sail, Residence Life, and course schedules.
Freeman Center
Room 201
11:50 a.m. Anchor your CNU Adventure

Learn what it’s like to be a Captain! Explore study abroad opportunities, clubs, organizations and what Newport News has to offer.
Freeman Center
Room 202
12:25 p.m. Find Your Crew

Get to know current Captains and future classmates in a fun-filled workshop with music, entertainment and games.
Freeman Center
Gaines Theatre
1 p.m. Barbecue Lunch Great Lawn
1:15 - 2:45 p.m. Academic Open House

Learn more about our areas of study as you visit our academic departments.
Around Campus
1:15 p.m. Residence Hall Tours

Last tour departs at 2 p.m.
Depart from the Great Lawn

Note: Schedule subject to change

Confirm Your Captain Status

Admission officers will be available after lunch at the Admission Welcome Center in Christopher Newport Hall to answer your final questions as you verify your enrollment prior to the May 1 deposit deadline.

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