Student Advocacy & Resource Center




210-486-HELP (4357)


Virtual Appointments


Northwest Vista College recognizes that students struggling economically or with mental health issues may find college overwhelming at times. We know that stress can impact academic performance. Any student experiencing challenges is encouraged to reach out to the NVC Student Advocacy and Resource Center.  The Advocacy Center provides emergency student aid, help with essential needs, and individual and group mental health counseling at no cost to students.

If you are ready to get started with Advocacy, click the button below to complete our Intake forms and an Advocacy team member will be in touch with you soon! 

*Please note, intake forms are only available during business hours.

Advocacy Intake Forms 

24-hour emergency help is also available through the National Suicide Prevention Hotline (800-273-8255) or at


Counselors are here to help with your mental health needs. Free individual counseling and support groups are available. Scheduled and drop-in. Learn More.

Case Managers are here to help you gain access to critical onsite support, emergency student aid, and community resources.


The Store students sign up for twice monthly curbside groceries and hygiene.

Boutique Morado students sign up to shop for campus attire, business, or children's clothing twice monthly.


GrabNGo students drop by to grab a snack and drink one time per day.

Health and Wellness Station condoms, face masks, feminine products are available at no cost as needed.