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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Ben Wardach

I knew that going to Thomas Nelson for the first two years of college was going to be much cheaper than a four-year university.

Janet Peters

There’s just something for everyone – young, middle-aged, old – you fit in here, and it’s been great.

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...

Steven Wilson

"I'm a big believer in developing an effective writing process and often talk about some of the processes I use. When I'm talking to my students...

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.