Re-Admission - Re-Admission - Christopher Newport University


If you are a degree-seeking student and leave the University for one full academic year or longer, you must seek re-admission in order to continue your studies at Christopher Newport. Re-admitted students must meet all academic requirements published in the university catalog at the time of re-admission.

Re-admitted students must enroll full-time.

All re-admission applications will be considered complete and ready for review once we have received the following information:

  1. Submit the Common Application including:
    • Personal statement: Required of all applicants. Please provide a personal essay (approximately 250 words) indicating why you would like to be re-admitted to Christopher Newport or provide additional information you would like to share about yourself for our admission committee. Your statement should be uploaded and attached to your Common Application.
    • $65 nonrefundable application fee
  2. Submit official transcript(s) from all colleges and/or universities attended. Christopher Newport accepts official transcripts submitted electronically through Parchment or National Student Clearinghouse. Partial transcripts and/or grade reports are required until final grades are posted.

The following Common Application Offline Supplemental forms are not required:

  • College Officials Report
  • Instructor Evaluation
  • Secondary Report

In some cases we do require the mid-term report for students who attended another college or university after leaving Christopher Newport.

Virginia In-State Tuition Rates Eligibility
You must complete all questions in the Residency and Parent/Legal Guardian Residency sections of the Common Application to be eligible for in-state tuition. Supporting documents may be requested, and you must submit them on or before the first day of the semester or term for which you are applying.

Mailing Address
Christopher Newport University
The Transfer Center
1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, Virginia 23606

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