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...

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.

Hannah Hines

I appreciate the resources that are available at Thomas Nelson. The location and closeness to the community are also reasons why I chose to attend.

Michael Sundblad

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

Janice Hathaway

Hathaway teaches computer arts courses at Thomas Nelson.

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.