Student Right-to-Know | Thomas Nelson Community College

Student Right-to-Know

In a move to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 amid a surging new variant, Thomas Nelson (becoming Virginia Peninsula Community College) is switching most of its classes from in-person to virtual for the first two weeks of spring semester. Read more.

The Student Right to Know Act requires an institution that participates in any student financial assistance program under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (as amended) to disclose information about graduation rates to current and prospective students. The Campus Security Act requires colleges to report campus crime statistics by October 1 of each year.

Graduation Rates

Completion and Transfer Rates

Campus Crime Statistics

Annual Security Report

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Information

Federal law requires Thomas Nelson Community College to notify students annually of their rights under FERPA.
Notification of Rights under FERPA 

Consumer Information

The United States Department of Education requires colleges and universities to provide students and employees access to certain information to which they are entitled as consumers.
Consumer Information