Admitted students and their families at CNU.

Admitted students and their families at CNU.

High school students can receive on-the-spot acceptance into colleges around the state during an on-site admissions program at Warwick High School this week.

The event, at 6 p.m. Thursday, is sponsored by Newport News Public Schools but open to all local high school students.

Local colleges including Christopher Newport University, Hampton University, Thomas Nelson Community College will be on hand, as well as about a dozen others.

Seniors must bring a complete application for each college they want to apply to along with all supporting documents requested in the application, such as transcripts, letters of recommendation and SAT/ACT scores.

Some colleges might waive the application fee, according to school spokeswoman Michelle Price.

The following colleges and universities have confirmed attendance as of Friday:

Warwick High School is located at 51 Copeland Lane in Newport News.

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