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Displaced Virginia students from universities in the Gulf Coast area will be able to register for fall semester classes at Thomas Nelson Community College. The college is adding a significant number of classes to its 8 week session that starts on October 18. Students from the Gulf Coast area universities will also be able to register for fall semester classes that have already begun. The college will be providing additional support services to students who start late due to Hurricane Katrina.
Dr. Charles A. Taylor, TNCC President said, “Those who experienced Hurricane Isabel here can only imagine the chaos that Katrina has left in her wake. The plight of the people suffering in aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, and their families, are in the thoughts and concerns of all of us at Thomas Nelson Community College. Our students and employees have organized a campus fund- raising effort to help provide relief to all of those affected by this storm. TNCC will do everything within our abilities to provide assistance and relief to students from the area.”