1st Advantage University

12891 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23608

About 1st Advantage University

At the 1st Advantage University, we are dedicated to empowering growth through continued learning for our colleagues, members, and the community. We aim to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the complexities of today’s financial landscape.

The University offers a range of dynamic programs and courses for the public with a specialized focus on financial education. Available courses will be advertised through the year.

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Our Mission

Empowering growth through continued learning.


12891 Jefferson Ave.
Newport News, VA 23608

Parking & University entrance are located at the back of the building.

Upcoming Seminars

Financial Empowerment Seminar – September 12

We are thrilled to invite you to an exclusive seminar aimed at enhancing your financial knowledge and empowering you towards a more secure financial future. This seminar is designed to provide invaluable insights into crucial financial topics such as overdraft protection, effective money management, budgeting strategies, improving your credit score, and navigating the path to debt freedom.

Date: Thursday, September 12, 2024
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: 1A University, 12891 Jefferson Ave., Newport News

During this interactive seminar, you will learn practical tips, tools, and techniques:
• Understand and utilize overdraft protection effectively.
• Master the art of money management for sustainable financial health.
• Create and stick to a realistic budget tailored to your financial goals.
• Enhance your credit score and unlock better financial opportunities.
• Develop a personalized plan to eliminate debt and regain financial freedom.

As a token of our appreciation for your commitment to financial education, the first 50 members to attend this seminar will receive a complimentary $25 Amazon gift card!

Seating is limited, so make sure to register as soon as possible to secure your spot. A virtual option will be available for those not able to attend in person. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to take control of your finances and set yourself up for success!

Registration opens August 1, 2024.

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