About Our Commencement


(Graduation Ceremony)

Date and Location

Date: December 7, 2020
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Freeman Coliseum                  

IMPORTANT NOTICE as of Monday, April 13th, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, Northwest Vista College’s 2019-2020 Commencement Ceremony has been rescheduled for December 7, 2020 at the Freeman Coliseum. There will also be a virtual celebration on May 14, 2020 (this will be held online in a video format). Updates regarding commencement and additional information will be posted to the website and sent to students' ACES alamo.edu emails. Thank you for your understanding.

Diploma Questions

Do I have to attend the graduation ceremony to receive my degree?

No, you do not have to attend the graduation ceremony to receive a degree but you do need to apply for graduation to have your degree reviewed so you can be awarded a degree.

When will I receive my diploma?

Eight to ten working weeks after the official close of the term in which you have graduated.

What if I want to purchase a duplicate diploma or re-print?

Students may request a re-print or duplicate diploma at the link below, the fee is $25.