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 Northwest Vista College Library 
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513 
mailto:nvc-library@alamo.edu
Mon to Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm
Sun: CLOSED
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How to Apply as a Concurrent or Transient International Student with an Active F1 Visa 

Step 1: Apply to Northwest Vista College 

Apply to Northwest Vista College online at www.applytexas.org 

  • Write down your www.applytexas.org application ID on your International Student Application 

Step 2: Official Academic Records (college) 

All students will need to submit a transcript of the last school attended. 

  • Submit an official copy of your college transcripts.
  • If the high school or college is not a U.S. school then you will need to have your transcript translated and evaluated. 
  • Translation and Evaluation companies may be found at http://www.naces.org/members.html 
  • Northwest Vista College will only accept translated and evaluated copies from the above mentioned web site.  
  • All transcripts received must be in their original envelope and sealed, no open documents will be accepted. 

Step 3: Parent Letter and other immigration documents

  • Concurrent and/or Transient students must provide a letter from their primary institution International student office stating it is okay for him/her to attend another college.  The letter must state what classes the student is permitted to take at the secondary school.
  • A copy of Passport
  • A copy of F-1 Visa
  • A copy of I-94
  • A current copy of I-20

Hours of Operation

 Advising Services are offered year round.  Be proactive and plan your advising session to avoid the peak periods and extended wait times. 

Students are seen by advisors on a First Come, First Serve basis and you must sign in via the Virtual Sign-in http://alamo.edu/nvc/virtualsignin/ to be seen.   

NOTE:  The Virtual Sign-in will close when the Advising Services have met the maximum capacity to serve (advising sessions are full for the day).  

Hour Effective August 4th -30th

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday                  8:00am - 5:00pm

 

UPCOMING ADVISING OFFICE CLOSURES:  

June-July- We will be closed Friday-Sunday

August 22- Advising will open at 11am

 

 

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Contact Information

NVC International Student Advising Email: nvc-international@alamo.edu 

 

Diana Garcia - Coordinator 
dgarcia620@alamo.edu 
(210) 486-4157
 
Elisa Ornelas - Senior Advisor 
eornelas11@alamo.edu 

(210) 486-4143

 
Orlando Castaneda - Senior Advisor  
 ocastaneda1@alamo.edu 
(210) 486-4158
 
Luz Hernandez - Senior Advisor 
lhernandez329@alamo.edu  
(210) 486-4159

Location

The Academic Advising Welcome Center is located in the lobby of Cypress Campus Center (CCC)