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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 to 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 2:30pm


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Welcome to Our Recruitment Website



Please see below for opportunities to connect with NVC:

Campus Tours
Thank you for your interest in visiting. NVC Campus tours are coordinated through the Welcome Center. Please follow the link for additional information.

College Fairs
You will see our staff throughout the community as we participate in a variety of college/career fairs. If you happen to attend one, please stop by and connect with one of our team members.

College Connection
In partnership with area independent school districts, the College Connection program is designed to assist high school seniors transition into higher education. Northwest Vista College provides support to all seniors at Northside ISD and Lackland ISD, regardless of which Alamo College you wish to attend. Visit your school's career center for a list of College Connection events at your high school.

High School Recruitment Visits
If you are a student in the Northside ISD, you have an opportunity to meet with us on a regular basis. Please check with your Counseling Office or your Career Center for specific dates. 


April High School Visits:

April 3 - Excel High School

April 4 - Holmes High School

April 5 - Clark High School Fair

April 11 - Health Careers

April 12 - Southwest High School

April  16 - Harlan High School College Fair

April 17 -  Brandeis High School
               Taft High School

April 18 - O'Connor High School

April 19 - Clark High School 
               Warren High School Career Fair

April 20 - Marshall High School

April 21 - Excel High School 
               Memorial High School

April 25 - Holmes High School
                Stevens High School
               Jay High School

April 30 - Jay High School    




Meet Our Recruitment Team

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Shirley Peña

Name: Shirley Peña
Job Title: Senior Advisor
Direct Phone: 210-486-4145


  • Brandeis High School
  • Clark High School
  • Health Careers High School
  • Kennedy High School 
  • Marshall High School
  • Memorial High School 
  • Stevens High School 

Juli Flores

Name: Juli Flores
Job Title: Senior Advisor
Direct Phone: 210-486-4115


  • Brennan High School
  • Communication Arts
  • John Jay High School
  • Southwest High School 
  • Taft High School
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Cathy C. Gonzalez

Name: Cathy C. Gonzalez
Job Title: Senior Advisor
Direct Phone: 210-486-4453


  • Business Careers High School
  • Churchill High School
  • Irene Chavez Excel High School
  • Holmes High School
  • O'Connor High School
  • Reagan High School
  • Warren High School 

Yolanda Reyes Guevara

Name: Yolanda Reyes Guevara
Job Title: Senior Coordinator
Direct Phone: 210-486-4195


  • Boerne Champion
  • Boerne High School
  • Harmony Science Academy
  • Southwest Prep – Northwest
  • Virginia Allred Stacey HS
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What We Do:

Serving as Northwest Vista College ambassadors, we help provide access to educational opportunities to empower our community.

Meet Some of Our Students

Recruitment Team

Senior Coordinator:

Yolanda Reyes Guevara
Voice:  210-486-4195

Senior Advisors:
Cathrine C. Gonzalez
Voice:  210-486-4453

 Shirley Peña
Voice: 210-486-4145

Juli Flores
Voice: 210-486-4115

Hours of Operation

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

First Saturday of every month
 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


                                                                                   General Contact:
Voice: 210-486-4300