Last year as I marched through the streets with our Northwest Vista College and Alamo Colleges family for the annual MLK March, it was exhilarating to be among the crowd that walked for unity, respect and inclusion. Who would have imagined one year later, we would have been having this same march virtually due to… Read More


The first NVC Black Lives Matter Association meeting will be held Thursday, Jan. 21 at 4 pm. We hope to see you there or a future meeting if your schedule permits. Before the 2020 winter break, we incorporated a NVC BLM-A Council – a decision-making council that would meet outside of larger Thursday meetings – to help… Read More


Check out Northwest Vista College’s latest video to encourage students to Dream Big!  … Read More


La reVista

Rob Gardner “Mr. Gardner is incredibly patient and kind to all his students. He is very knowledgeable in the content of his course and is brilliantly talented in explaining it all in a way that immensely helps those of us who need a little extra help grasping the concepts. I really appreciate how much he… Read More


Northwest Vista College needs your help to spread the news about the Expanded Summer Momentum Program. Students will have the opportunity to save betweent $300 to almost $1,000 (in-district) this summer by participating in this expanded program. This plan allows students who earned hours in Spring 2021 at any of the five colleges in the… Read More


Northwest Vista College was recently featured in the Alamo City Mom’s Blog, a resource site connecting San Antonio moms with local information and parenting perspectives. NVC graduate Haneen Rafati wrote a blog post titled the “5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Going to Community College.” NVC recent graduate Erick Alcala was was also… Read More


Northwest Vista College’s Risk Management team, led by NVC’s Garvin Dansby, will be making sure faculty, staff and students are safe this spring semester.  The team has recently increased in size to ensure there are enough Health & Safety Officers at each building’s entrance. These employees will be conducting health screenings for COVID-related symptoms and… Read More


Congratulations to Teri G. Dimas, M.A.Ed., for completing her National Academy of Sports Medicine’s Plant Based Diets Course. Also on Dec. 25, she completed NASM’s Certified Nutrition Coach Program. As the program coordinator for NVC’s Certified Personal Fitness Training Program, she strives to continue to do her part to offer students the most out of NVC’s program. She said… Read More


Show some Vista pride! Take your Zoom game to the next level with these snazzy backgrounds. Go here to see the choices.  … Read More


Congratulations to Lisa Black, director of the Northwest Vista College Advocacy Team. Lisa and Zach Taylor, Ph.D, of the Trellis Company, authored an article titled,”The COVID Effect: How Community College Student Emergency Aid Needs Changed After the COVID-19 Global Pandemic,” for the Teachers College Record. Teachers College Record is a journal of research, analysis, and… Read More


If you need to check out a laptop or WiFi Hot Spot, fill out the Device Checkout Form. If you have a checked out a device: If you no longer have a need for a device, please contact us so that we can provide you with device return instructions. If you still need a device, please contact… Read More


Alamo Colleges District recently informed all employees and students that from Jan. 4, 2021 through Feb. 14, 2021 it will be operating at Level 5 “Stay Home, Work Safe.” During the first four weeks of the Spring 2021 semester: NVC classes that were scheduled on-site will now begin the semester with remote classes instead. Faculty scheduled to teach on-campus should work with colleagues, chair and… Read More