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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Jenna Patel

I really like the smaller class sizes and being able to be more interactive with my professors.

Amanda McLeod

Incredibly, I was able to complete a two-year degree in 18 months without student debt and, more importantly, all of my credits transferred.

Brianna Couser

Thomas Nelson has helped me learn how to transition and has shown me how to navigate from one area of my education to the next.

Cece Wheeler

“I like to think that my biggest asset in the classroom is to serve as a motivator and help them discover their true creative potential.”

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.