Christopher Newport University (CNU)
Newport News is home to Christopher Newport University (CNU), a young institution with a formidable reputation that is growing fast thanks to its commitment to the principles of liberal learning and dedication to the ideals of scholarship, leadership and service. These qualities earned CNU a spot in U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges guide as one of the top 10 "up and coming" liberal arts schools! CNU is located in the heart of Newport News, so whether you are taking a campus tour, preparing to re-locate for college, visiting your son or daughter at school, or stopping in for one of the many events held on campus, we have everything you are looking for to make the most of your Newport News experience!
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