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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David Smith

Thomas Nelson gave me the knowledge, skills and hands-on experience I needed to become a great nurse.

Michael Armstrong

Coming in here and seeing all of this, I realized there’s a whole gamut of jobs in electronics.

Amber Krueger

Education has always been a huge part of my life. Being able to have the personal growth I have experienced here and gain confidence is empowering.

Michael Sundblad

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

Nicholas Pierce

“Those with the desire to learn will go far.”

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.