The Peninsula's Community College

Open House

Join us in downtown Newport News on September 23 for our Adult and Military Open House.

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Pascal Shukuru

Thomas Nelson opened my academic doors. I got to learn and adjust to American culture at Thomas Nelson. I’ve also made connections, which I hope will...

Douglas Arellano

I chose Thomas Nelson because I have a few friends who came here. They told me how easy it was working with the VA section and using my GI Bill here...

Kwasha Bradshaw

The main reason I chose Thomas Nelson is because it’s close to where I live. I considered going to another school but I heard a lot of good things...

Michael Sundblad

“I don’t know of any other community college in the country that annually performs a fully-staged operetta.”

Martin Zahn

"Technology can be a tool but is not the end.”

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Activities & Athletics

Student Activities

Community Events

Community Events
William & Mary Co-Enrollment Program

William & Mary

Prepare for guaranteed admission to William & Mary and pay Thomas Nelson tuition rates for co-enrolled courses.

University of Virginia Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies Program

University of Virginia

Earn your Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Virginia without leaving the Peninsula.