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02/18/2021 - 8:29am

All On-campus activities/classes are canceled due to inclement weather today, Jan 28. All Online classes and teleworking will take place as scheduled

01/28/2021 - 6:53am

Activities scheduled to take place on Virginia Peninsula’s campuses in Hampton and Williamsburg are cancelled on Thursday, January 28, 2021, due to inclement weather.
All synchronous online classes will take place as scheduled in accord with the College’s ongoing safety protocols amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Asynchronous online classes will continue as planned. Students should refer to course syllabi and Canvas for assignment due dates.  Off-campus allied health clinical and field rotations continue as scheduled.
Face-to-face labs and/or classes scheduled on campus are cancelled on Thursday, January 28th.  Students should check Canvas and their VCCS email for updates and information.
College operations and services will continue to be provided remotely by staff teleworking during this period. Supervisors will provide guidance for essential personnel who regularly report to campus.
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Thomas Nelson campuses and off-site facilities will be closed Monday, Aug. 3, beginning at 5 p.m. through Wednesday, Aug. 5, at 7 a.m., due to anticipated inclement weather from Tropical Storm Isaias.  Essential personnel should report as communicated by your supervisor. 

08/03/2020 - 1:55pm

Emergency Announcements

In the event of a campus closing or emergency, updates will be posted as they become available. Announcements will be sent out to the Campus community through the use of the following:

  • Mobile Alerts
  • Campus E-mail
  • VOIP Telephones
  • Web Alert
  • Social Media (Facebook, Twitter etc)
  • Television Stations (WAVY TV 10, WTKR 3, WVEC 13, WHRO TV 15)
  • Radio Stations
  • Print (Daily Press, Virginia Gazette)

Inclement Weather

The College may close in the event of inclement weather. Check out our frequently asked questions about how this may impact you as a student, employee, or faculty member.

Inclement Weather FAQs

Important Phone Numbers

Campus Police (757) 825-2732
Campus Safety & Emergency Preparedness (757) 825-2996
Emergency Response 911
Non-Emergency Response 311
Public Relations (757) 825-2725