Academic Advising | Thomas Nelson Community College

Academic Advising

Advising: Plan now. Succeed now.

Academic Advising is an active community of support that empowers you to achieve your goals. Explore possible careers within your Academic Division and work with a team of faculty and professional advisors to support your goals, all related to your discipline and program of study.

Schedule your Virtual Advising Appointment through Navigate

Schedule Appointment

For new and returning students, schedule your advising appointment through Navigate. Click here for instructions on how to schedule your appointment in NavigateHaving trouble? Contact the helpdesk at helpdesk@tncc.edu or call 757-825-2709.

During this unprecedented time please be patient as we work to respond to your request. Our email and call volume is very high so we appreciate your patience. We urge you to use the website and Navigate during this time.

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Academic Advising Centers & Teams

Academic Advising Centers & Teams

Schedule your Virtual Advising Appointment through Navigate Schedule Appointment

Advising FAQs

Advising FAQs

Frequently asked questions about Academic Advising at Thomas Nelson.

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Advising Resources

Schedule your Virtual Advising Appointment through Navigate Schedule Appointment

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is a fun and interactive way to learn about programs, academic and student resources, transferring to a four-year institution, and student life.

Program Advising Sheets

Program Advising Sheets

In collaboration with your academic advisor, you may use these curriculum guides to help develop an academic plan towards completing your degree.

Quality Enhancement Plan

Quality Enhancement Plan

Thomas Nelson identified Academic Advising as its Quality Enhancement Plan, part of our 2016 Reaffirmation of Accreditation.

Transfer Advising

Transfer Advising

Transfer degrees available at Thomas Nelson, guaranteed admission and articulation agreements, and transfer guides.

Academic Advising

Service Hours

All academic advising services are offered via virtual appointment only. New and returning students with advising needs must schedule an appointment with Navigate by logging into your MyTNCC portal. Virtual academic advising appointment hours are Monday – Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (last available appointment at 4:15 p.m.) and Friday 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. (last available appointment at 11:15 a.m.). If you experience technical difficulties, contact the helpdesk at helpdesk@tncc.edu or call 757-825-2709.