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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

NVC among top 150 colleges nominated for Aspen Prize



Apsen Prize for Community College Excellence

Northwest Vista College is among the top 150 U.S. community colleges eligible to win $1 million.

Aspen Prize

NVC among top 150 colleges nominated for Aspen Prize



Apsen Prize for Community College Excellence

Northwest Vista College is among the top 150 U.S. community colleges eligible to win $1 million.

Dia de los Muertos Exhibit Oct 27-Nov 2

Día de los Muertos
Altar Exhibit


October 27 - November 2
Redbud Learning Center

Sponsored by the Mexican American Studies Student Organization (Somos MAS) in collaboration with the NVC Library. Participants can bring items representing their loved ones until 4pm Friday, October 24 in the library (RLC).

For more information, contact Ezekiel at

Apply for Graduation Before November 1

Apply for Graduation Today!


Meet with an Advisor before November 1, 2017


If you are planning to complete a degree or certificate this semester, make sure to apply for graduation right away.

Click Here for Important Graduation Dates...

Gradtoberfest November 1

Gradtoberfest 2017


Wednesday, November 1st
Palmetto Center for the Arts
from 9:00am to 4:00pm


Come join the Degree Completion Team and apply to graduate! There will be free games and prizes as well as a "meet & greet" with employers and non-profit organizations - a real opportunity!

Click Here for Important Graduation Dates...

Your GPA Matters - See Your Advisor Today!

GPA Matters!


A GPA of 2.0 is Required to Graduate

Visit with an Advisor to Complete the Application to Graduate.

You're not required to walk the stage at commencement but you are required to apply to graduate.

Click Here for Important Graduation Dates...

Wildcat Family STEM day (688)

Wildcat Family STEM Day


NVC faculty presents STEM Workshops for middle school students and their families.

November 4th, 2017. 9am to 1pm. Mountain Laurel Hall. Light morning snacks and lunch will be provided.


Ranked #1 Best Community College in Texas

#1 Community College in Texas!


Northwest Vista College made the top of the Best Colleges in Texas list on

#12 Top Community College for Hispanics

#12 Top Community College for Hispanics!


Northwest Vista College was #12 on the list of "Top 25 Community Colleges for Hispanics" in The Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine.

Click here to see the list...

  • College Info

    Information for Northwest Vista College

    College Resume

    Main Office

    3535 N. Ellison Dr.
    San Antonio, Texas 78251
    Hours: Mon-Thurs 8am - 6pm (Closed Fridays Until July 30)


    Parking permits are no longer required to park on campus and there are spaces available for visitors. A Campus Access Fee will be paid by enrolled students, faculty, and staff... Read More >

    Emergency Contact Information

    Emergency Number 210-222-0911
    24 Hour Dispatch 210-485-0099
    Weather Line 210-485-0189
    Campus Crime Alerts / Timely Warnings

  • Continuing Education

    Continuing Education is now the Workforce Training Network


    Real Training for Real Jobs

    Welcome to the Workforce Training Network…the training arm of the Alamo Colleges District.  We provide short term, hands on job skills training for job seekers and incumbent workers.  We offer courses at all five Alamo College campuses and Education service centers located across San Antonio, New Braunfels, and Kerrville. Click below for more information:

    Are you looking for job skills training for yourself?     CLICK HERE

    Are you looking for skills gap training for your employees?  CLICK HERE

    Do you want to register for a course?  CLICK HERE

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  • Paying for College

    Paying for College


    Paying for College

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  • A-Z Course Index

A-Z Course Index

For a catalog of courses, program listings, class schedule and more, please click the link below.

Click for Courses in the Catalog