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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Jerry Van Harris

Thomas Nelson opened up a new path for the veteran U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal once he immersed himself in campus life.

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.

Anthony Sualog

Thomas Nelson has provided an excellent environment for current and past military personnel to pursue their goals during and after the military.

Michael Sundblad

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

Tom Pringle

“Learning the commands is the easy part. Figuring out what they did wrong and how to fix it is where personal mastery and critical thinking come...

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.