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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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...

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.

Karalynn Dreschel

Thomas Nelson accommodates all walks of life. I have made friends that are in so many different stages of life.

Leo Keneally

"The most rewarding thing is when a student comes back and remembers me or the class. I’m not sure what I would be doing if not teaching."

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.