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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Vincent Farulli

The biggest credit I can give Thomas Nelson is that it has given me time to explore what I think I’d be good at when I wasn’t sure what I wanted to...

Lydia Boone

I never worked with anything electrical before and the class has given me a leg-up in the shipyard. I wish others could have benefited from the same...

Maria Meraluna Carlson

I enjoy being an active student. I am trying to be a good example for my peers. It’s exciting when you see your organization’s activities and getting...

Janice Hathaway

Hathaway teaches computer arts courses at Thomas Nelson.

Michael Sundblad

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

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.