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NVC began offering classes in the fall of 1995 as one of the newest additions to the Alamo Colleges District. As of 2018, there are over 18,000 students taking courses at NVC. Most of the classes offered lead to a two-year associate degree or one-year certificate option.


In response to the COVID-19 crisis, classes and student services are being conducted remotely. Watch for news below and visit Remote Services for online resources...

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    NVC Partners with Microsoft to Build Datacenter

    In collaboration with Microsoft, NVC will develop a Datacenter Academy, the only one in Texas, with plans to begin welcoming students in spring 2022 (more...)
    NVC Partners with Microsoft to Build Datacenter
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    NVC Recognized for Third Time by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

    San Antonio (April 7, 2021) - Northwest Vista College - Alamo Colleges District has been named one of the 2021 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges (MPPWCC) for the third time by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education.
    NVC Recognized for Third Time by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
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    NVC Launches Pre-Nursing Cohort

    This group is designed to help students to accelerate their preparation and acceptance into nursing schools and includes automatic course enrollment, a personal faculty mentor, nursing school tours, and more!
    Click Here to Learn More!
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    Laptops and Hotspots for Student Checkout!

    Current Northwest Vista College students who are registered for Spring 2021 courses may qualify for free loaner laptops and hotspots. Please fill out the form and wait to hear from us before coming to the college...
    Click Here for More!
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    Return to Campus Plan Update

    For the summer and fall 2021 semesters, NVC will continue to observe the health and safety protocols already in place, including the requirement to wear face coverings at all locations.
    Return to Campus Plan Update
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    NVC Student Accepted to the NASA NCAS Program

    First year Northwest Vista College student Mary Boyles was recently accepted into the NASA NCAS (NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars) program.
    Click Here to Read More!
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    Veterans - Request for Enrollment Certification

    VA students may now submit their Request for Enrollment Certification online. Please click below for more information.
    Learn More
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    NVC Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art STEM Learning Center

    NVC recently broke ground on its new 52,550 square foot STEM Building, an innovative, project-based learning hub for collaboration among students in fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.
    Click here for more...
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    NVC Signs Agreement for EcoLab Field School

    In less than two years’ time, we have added our second field school for students to do graduate-level research. Most community college students have to wait until they are juniors or seniors at four-year colleges...
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    Check Your ACES Email!

    Your advisor sends you messages regularly in your ACES email so check it often! The deadline to apply for graduation is coming up on March 20th so make sure to talk to your advisor!
    Go to ACES now...
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    It’s now easier to sign in for college events! Our Event Pass is now available in AlamoExperience (formerly known as AlamoSync). Your participation in events across the campus will be documented on your NVC Experience Transcript.
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Spotlight Events

Upcoming Events

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    NVC Early Voting Site

    Monday, April 19
    Northwest Vista College will open one building for voting as requested by Bexar County. This opening is for a limited purpose mandated by election code statute.
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    NVC Choir Virtual Performance & Watch Parties

    Wednesday, April 28, 11:00AM - 12:15PM
    April 28: NVC Virtual Honors Recital & May 3: NVC Spring Solos and Ensemble Concert
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    Dance @ Vista Virtual Performance

    Saturday, May 8, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    NVC Dance program presents Spring 2021 Virtual Performance