Testing will be extending our services with in person testing. The 7 day 24 hour Examity proctoring from home option will still be available.  If you need assistance you may contact us at nvc-assessment@alamo.edu, 210-486-4346 or visit our virtual Zoom Lobby. See below for Zoom Lobby link and availability.

Zoom Lobby Hours of Operation For Fall

Monday - Thursday

8:30AM to 4:30PM

Zoom Chat

Hours of Operation for Fall

Monday - Wednesday:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Thursday: 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Friday: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

 Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (1st Saturday of the month)

Please refer to specific testing pages for available testing hours.

AP and CLEP

The CLEP administration has been suspended

At this time our campus has suspended CLEP Testing due to the COVID19 pandemic. UTSA Testing Center is currently offering in person testing to any student who wishes to take the exam. You can find information and availability here. College Board is also offering a CLEP from Home virtual option if you wish to complete the exam from home - you can find more information here.
Please note you must select to have your scores sent to our campus when signing up for either of these options.
 
CLEP (College Level Examination Program)

CLEP Exams - Suspended

The Northwest Vista College Assessment & Testing Office is a testing site for CLEP exams. If you are interested in taking a CLEP Exam, please review the available subjects listed on the CollegeBoard CLEP webpage.

CLEP Fees 

CLEP Administration

  • To schedule a CLEP Exam - Suspended
  • Show up at least 30 minutes ahead of scheduled time for CLEP Administration.
  • Must have printed receipt for NVC CLEP Proctoring Fee
  • Must have print out of CLEP Registration Ticket.
  • Allow for at most 2 hours (3 hours if taking College Composition CLEP).
Awarding AP/CLEP Credits

Requirements to Award AP and CLEP Credit

  • Official Score Report from College Board must be sent to Northwest Vista College.
  • Must meet the Credit by Exam Score Policy for AP and CLEP. Click Here to view CLEP/AP Credit Policy
    • Notice - AP Statistic course credit to award is under review for Fall 2020 that will change from  Math 1442 to Math 1342.  Fall 2020 Catalog will be updated after review.
  • Successfully completed 6 credit hours at Northwest Vista College.
  • Students may not earn more than 45 total hours of non-traditional credit. 
  • Credit by exam may not be awarded for a course given a grade. Exceptions:
    • If withdrawn from course before census, Credit by exam may be awarded,
    • If withdrawn from course after census, must wait six months from last day of that term.
  • Students must submit a Credit by Exam Request to the Northwest Vista College Testing Office, specifying the courses they want to be awarded using their AP and/or CLEP scores.

 

Click here for Credit by Exam Request