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Spring class registration is now open. Don't wait, register today.

Fast 8-week classes start: March 12

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Raven Washington

Thomas Nelson, as a community college, helps prepare students for academic success prior to transferring over to a four-year college.

Tiera Bailey

I decided to come to Thomas Nelson so I could be more interactive with people. I like the fact that students can have our own organizations.

Deanna Caldwell

By starting my degree here at Thomas Nelson, it allowed me to not only save money, but it also took away the burden of being away from my family and...

Michael Sundblad

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

Peter Berquist

“There was something about these classes that proved to me that education was attainable and exciting.”

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Community Events

Community Events

Old Dominion University

From Gator to Monarch. The majority of our students who plan to complete their Bachelor’s degree choose to transfer to ODU. Learn more about this special partnership.

William & Mary

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

University of Virginia

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

It's not too late to register. 8-week classes start March 12 Browse