New Thomas Nelson Students

Have questions or need help? Contact Enrollment Services at (757) 825-2800 or email us at

Step 1: Apply to Thomas Nelson

Applying to the College is free. Before you apply, please review our How to Apply page.

The completed application will indicate your domicile status, Student ID number, and MyTNCC username and temporary password. Make sure to keep this information handy.

Step 2: Sign in to MyTNCC

After completing the College application, set up your MyTNCC account using your MyTNCC username and temporary password.

MyTNCC provides access to important student information and your College email account. Check your College email account and Student Center regularly.

Step: 3: Navigate your Next Steps

Use your MyTNCC username and password to sign in to Navigate, which will guide you through your next steps, including:

  • Applying for Financial Aid & VA Benefits
  • Completing the Virginia Placement Test
  • Meeting with an Academic Advisor
  • Selecting Classes to Register for in MyTNCC
  • Paying Tuition