First Time College Students

Northeast Lakeview College is the newest of the five colleges of the Alamo Colleges District and is located in northeast Bexar County. With a student enrollment of just over 6,000 students, we offer small classes that provide more personalized instruction to help you achieve your educational goals with ease.

Explore our World

In addition to a variety of educational courses and programs, Northeast Lakeview College offers a rich student life package and extracurricular activities, including clubs and organizations, sports and recreation, leadership programs, performances, and diversity and cultural programs. We invite you to explore Northeast Lakeview College and see how we can become your first choice in reaching your higher education goals.

Where Do I Begin

Thank you for choosing Northeast Lakeview College. The Alamo Colleges District has an open-door admissions policy to ensure that every person has the opportunity to get a college education.
The Enrollment Checklist is designed to help make the enrollment process smoother. 

Who can I contact if i have enrollment questions?

Our Recruitment Team can be contacted at 210-486-5193 or

What is ACES?

ACES is a secure portal that provides students with access to various applications using a single sign-on. As an ACES user, you will have access to Canvas, Email, Class Rosters, Training Resources, and Library Resources. Aces will also provide you with the latest information on events and important news taking place with your college. 

ACES Frequently Asked Questions

I need assistance getting into my ACES Account, who can I contact?

IT can be contacted at the Helpdesk:
NLC: 210-486-5777
District: 210-485-0555

Do I have to sign-up for a New Student Orientation?

Yes. This mandatory session must be completed prior to course registration. All first time in college, former dual credit, and transfer students with less than 15 credit hours must attend New Student Orientation. Parents are also welcome to attend. Visit to sign up for an orientation session. 

What are expected outcomes from this session?

Get Acclimated to NLC 
Our Orientation staff will introduce you to important resources and services that will help you be successful at NLC. 

Register for Classes
Advisors will assist you with registering online during your group advising session. Bacterial Meningitis vaccination documentation must be uploaded through ACES a minimum of 2 business days prior to your advising session to register. (Due to third-party processing, there may be registration delays if not submitted more than two days before session).

Pay Tuition and Fees
You will be assisted in setting up payment for registered courses. Tuition payment must be made with credit card or check online via your ACES account (Cash only at Bursar’s Office). Payment in full or by installments must be made by the payment deadlines or you will be dropped from your classes.