This community resource list (created by the NVC Counseling Service) has been compiled to help students who may be experiencing challenges. It contains contact information for mental health resources, area food banks, child care assistance, and other treatment and community support agencies in the San Antonio community. This is a good place to start if… Read More


NVC hosts new play, ‘My Arab Fall’ with two free shows this Saturday at 3pm and 7pm. Written by Anna Del Luna and Doyle Avant, directed by Melissa Mellissa Marlowe. Featuring NVC Drama student Kauthar Harrak-Sharif.  See the story in the San Antoni Express-News.… Read More


Phones, purses, wallets, laptops, backpacks – Don’t make it easy for a thief to take your valuables. Hide them. Lock your car. See something suspicious, call 210-485-0099. For emergencies, call 210-485-0911.… Read More


Have you met the NVC Student Life Institute Programming team? Thanks to the NVC Student Activity Fee, students have the opportunity for experiential learning through faculty-driven ideas on how to get students engaged outside of the classroom. The ideas come to life with the help of these four employees helping faculty coordinate and plan the events… Read More


It Takes a Village! Together We Can Increase… Enrollment, Retention, Persistence, Graduation. Are You Ready for the SEM Call-to-Action 2019?  To register, click here.… Read More


It’s been a busy month for Northwest Vista College’s Staff Senate. Earlier in July, NVC hosted the Alamo Colleges Executive Staff Senate for its annual retreat. Staff Senates from the five colleges and the district came together to discuss issues and hear from speakers, which included Molly Cox of SA2020, Alamo Colleges Chancellor Dr. Mike… Read More


Rey Cardenas is now Northwest Vista College’s new college events coordinator On July 1, Rey transitioned over from the NVC Fine & Performing Arts & Kinesiology department. In his former position, he served as the technical director/auditorium manager for over four years. Rey has over 21 years of event and live-performance management experience.  He will… Read More


By History Faculty Member Sarah Ball This past May, eight students and two faculty (Sarah Ball and Neil Lewis) members set out for the inaugural Northwest Vista College Study Stateside trip. Students earned six course credit hours in History 1302 and Humanities 2319 as we toured the U.S., directly engaging in the cultural public history… Read More


The popular show “Shark Tank” has a simple premise: find a solution to a problem and if you can make money off of it, you may find yourself leaving the show with an investor. This premise opened the eyes of Northwest Vista College students who put their Shark Tank skills to use last semester. The… Read More


When the spring semester started, a goal was created to increase enrollment by 2%. But at NVC, Student Success is taking on a “can-do spirit” and trying to reach for a 5% target. To help visually see that goal, Student Success Advisor Trischa Morales created posters to showcase the team’s daily achievements in meeting enrollment… Read More


In every team and department at Northwest Vista College, there are always great stories to tell that show faculty and staff going above and beyond. While it’s hard to capture every story, we hope to periodically share in this space some of the major accomplishments or projects that are taking place. Members of the executive… Read More