Military, Veterans, & Families

Your experience counts. At Thomas Nelson, we believe that military experience, education and training should translate, whenever possible, into academic credit that can help you achieve your educational goals.

Tuition Assistance Window

Planning to take classes in the spring? The window for applying for tuition assistance benefits is already open for some branches of the armed services and will open soon for the rest. Use your benefits and further your education at Thomas Nelson. Contact a military student adviser at (757) 825-3644 or (757) 878-5344, or e-mail or

On-Base Classes

Enjoy the advantages of the classroom without leaving base. TNCC will offer more on-base classes at Fort Eustis in the spring term, including both portions of freshman English and we’re the only school on post offering pre-Calculus. Find out more by contacting or call (757) 878-5344.


We're excited to announce Credits2Careers, Virginia's Community Colleges' academic and career portal for evaluating and awarding credit for military experience.

Locations: On Campus

On Campus

Locations in Hampton, Newport News, and Williamsburg are located in close proximity to the many bases on the peninsula.

Locations: On Base

On Base

We provide quality academic instruction and resources to our military at Fort Eustis and the Coast Guard Training Center at Yorktown.

Locations: Online


Learn on your own time. With quality classes available online, we provide what you need, when you need it.

Serving those who serve

For nearly 50 years, Thomas Nelson has proudly served military students, their families, and our country's veterans. Learn more about classes and programs available on base, on campus, and online created to serve those who serve.

Military Friendly

Best for Vets

Active Duty

Active Duty

Resources our active duty military need to further their education and career.



Resources for our veterans to support their goals and aspirations.



Top tier support for our military families that ensure a smooth course to success.

College Transfer Programs

College Transfer Programs

Save big and complete your Bachelor’s degree through Guaranteed Admission with over 30 Virginia colleges and universities.

Career Programs

Career & Technical Programs

Expedite your transition into the civilian workforce through fast certificate programs or two-year Associate degree programs.