COVID-19 Message

In response to COVID-19, Northwest Vista College is providing remote services to students. Please do not come to campus. NVC employees are answering questions and providing all services remotely.

Contact us at nvc-admissions@alamo.edu

Beginning March 30th, 2020 Admissions Online Walk-ins will be available.

Online Walk-ins Available Monday-Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm, Thursday 8:30am-6:30pm, Friday 1:00pm - 4:30pm,

First Saturday of the month 9:30am - 12:30pm.

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For more information on COVID-19, click here

 

Vista Central: Welcome & Admissions Center

Thank you for your interest in visiting Northwest Vista College (NVC)! One of the best ways to learn more about us is to visit our phenomenal campus, so please take advantage of one of our campus visit opportunities below. We look forward to meeting you soon! 


Welcome Center Location and Parking Information

The Welcome & Admissions Center is located at:

3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251

Cypress Campus Center (CCC) Building, Room 126

Enter the building through the front entrance. Take a left at the green wall and continue past the cafeteria.
Our office is on the left-hand side.

Parking is available in Lot 10 in front of the Cypress Campus Center (CCC) building.
Visitors do not need a parking permit or decal.

 

Driving Directions Campus Map

 


Campus Visit Opportunities

The line for walk-in academic advising services will close when it reaches maximum capacity. View information on Walk-In services below. We appreciate your patience.

Campus Tours

Self-Guided Tours

Students are encouraged to locate their classroom locations before the first day of class. Use the interactive map below to locate your buildings. 

View the Interactive Campus Map


Guided Campus Tours

In response to COVID-19, Northwest Vista College currently is not conducting campus tours. Please do not come to campus. Check back soon for future tours.

For immediate assistance contact us at NVC-Admissions@alamo.edu or

Online Walk-ins Available Monday-Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm, Thursday 8:30am-6:30pm, Friday 1:00pm - 4:30pm,

First Saturday of the month 9:30am - 12:30pm.

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For more information on COVID-19, click here

 

Dual Credit Tours

For Dual Credit Student Tours Only

Offered: By Appointment Only

Dual Credit tours are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis for large groups, and schools and should be requested as soon as possible to secure availability. Once you have requested a tour, a staff member will contact you to arrange your tour and provide confirmation details.  

To schedule a tour/visit to Northwest Vista College, please complete DualCreditRequest.pdf form. Form must be submitted via email to:

Vista Central: Welcome & Admissions Center: nvc-visit@alamo.edu

Copy to: Director of High School Programs, Julie Boerm: jboerm@alamo.edu

 

 

Group Tours (10+ Students)

For Schools and Groups of 10+ students

Offered: By Appointment Only

Group tours are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis for large groups, schools, and organizations and should be requested as soon as possible to secure availability. Once you have requested a tour, a staff member will contact you to arrange your tour and provide confirmation details.  

Please do not plan for a tour if you have not received confirmation.

The maximum capacity for group tours is 60 students, with one chaperone per ten students.  However, larger groups can be accommodated with advance notice as staffing allows.  Tours are subject to change based on availability staff.

Groups tours are approximately one hour in length and are subject to staff availability and weather conditions.

 

Take a virtual tour of campus

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Parent Information Sessions

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Walk-In Services

For Prospective Students Interested in Northwest Vista College

Offered: During business hours

The Vista Central: Welcome and Admissions Center provides walk-in services so that students may:

  • Use a computer to apply to NVC or complete their enrollment steps
  • Meet with an enrollment advisor to ask questions about enrollment, programs, tuition, and financial aid
  • Meet with a Certified Academic Advisor for degree planning (Transfer Students only - must complete all enrollment steps first)

The computer lab will close 30 minutes prior to the end of the day. Advising services will close when they have reached capacity for the day. To check advising availability, call Vista Central at 210-486-4125.

Sign In Online
Students are assisted on a first-come, first served basis. Sign in online ahead of your visit by texting the word "northwest" to 310-945-2976, or click the link below to sign in online.

Line Options:
Records & Residency - Submit official transcripts, update residency status, submit FERPA forms, or make other modifications to your student record.

Admissions & Welcome - Meet with an enrollment advisor, apply to NVC, receive assistance with the enrollment steps, or use our computer lab.

Sign In Online

Wildcat Preview Day

For Prospective Students Interested in Northwest Vista College

Offered: First Saturday of Every Month
Spring 2020 Dates: February 1, March 7, April 4, May 2

Prospective students are invited to attend our open house to learn more about our classes, majors, and enrollment process.

Following a 1 hour information session, students will be able to choose to:

  • Take a tour of the campus
  • Use the computer lab to complete their enrollment steps
  • Attend a FAFSA workshop to submit their financial aid application 


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Admissions, Enrollment, and Registration Steps

Click on your student type to view your application and enrollment steps, which includes registering for classes.

First Time In College Students Transfer, Former, and Transient Students