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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Erick Sola

I want to get a degree in [a science field] and then go into politics so that I may advocate for scientific research and affect other up and coming...

Kwasha Bradshaw

The main reason I chose Thomas Nelson is because it’s close to where I live. I considered going to another school but I heard a lot of good things...

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...

Michael Sundblad

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

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.”

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.