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Christopher Newport University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Newport News, VA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $31,738
Out-of-state: $44,204
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,924
Out-of-state: $27,390
Room and Board
$11,760
Books and Supplies
$1,304
Other Expenses
$3,750
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003706
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,037 (83.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
577 (55.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
533 (92.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
120 (22.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$10,257
Need-Based Gift
Received by 417 (78.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,361
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 401 (75.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,501
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 235 (44.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
249 (20.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,435

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,128 (66.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,043 (65.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,910 (93.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
447 (23.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$10,790
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,400 (73.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,839
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,649 (86.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,575
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 693 (36.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
778 (16.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,674

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$32,878
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
18.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
11.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
98
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
97
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
1,148
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, First-Generation College Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
57
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,517

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