The Fear of the Lord is the Beginning of Wisdom!
Monday 9th of March, 2020 was the opening of the university's new branch in Vava'u.
The ceremony began with the opening of the CUP Computer Laboratory followed by prayer conducted by Rev. Viliami Patelisi Mapapalangi, the chairman minister of the Tokaikolo Christian Church in Vava'u.
The festivities of the day commenced with the tradition of the kava and ended with the usual Tongan feast to celebrate the opening of the new CUP branch.
Dr. Vili Vailea Saulala (Acting Vice-Chancellor) and Paula Latapu (Registrar), along with the principal of Maama'anga Christian College, Senilaite Tatafu, attended the ceremony. The director of CUP Vava'u campus, Rev. Lopeti Kafa, was also present along with people from all over Vava'u who attended and witnessed this new stepping stone for CUP.
The opening of the new CUP campus in Vava'u marks an important accomplishment for us, in the hopes that it allows our children to access not only quality education but one that is Christ-centered.
We extend our sincere gratitude to the Tokaikolo Christian Chruch of Vava'u for the endless support and asisstance.
The day ended with great success and we give the glory back to God.
Praise be to God!