Important Dates: In-person Early Voting: Monday, April 19 – Tuesday, April 27 (vote at any early voting polling location, including Northwest Vista College). Voting will take place at Mountain Laurel Hall (MLH). Please park in Lot 2 (Indian Paintbrush). Voters are encouraged to wear masks for the safety of everyone. Hours of Early Voting: Monday-Friday,… Read More


For the first time in little over a year, NVC Vista Central: Welcome and Admissions Center engaged with students face-to-face at Stevens High School. Following all safety protocols, Vista Central Enrollment coaches held a “farmers market” style recruitment event outside on April 7 to help students with their admissions and enrollment process. Valerie Acosta Vasquez,… 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


Congratulations to Dr. Amy Collins Montalbano, who successfully defended her dissertation on April 2. Her dissertation title is “Examining the Effects of Self-Regulated Learning and Growth Mindset Instruction for Underprepared Students in Corequisite College Algebra.” Amy is earning a Doctorate of Education (EdD) from Arizona State University. Amy is now “looking forward to more quality time with… Read More


Northwest Vista College 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. According to the bi-weekly newsmagazine, Northwest Vista College was chosen as one of 16 community colleges in the nation through “a web-based survey approach to examine categories such as family friendliness, salary/benefits and professional… Read More


Northwest Vista College has continued to support students, employees and the community by partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank to host Pop-Up Markets to help mitigate food insecurity locally. The first one at NVC was on April 1. In true Wildcat spirit, numerous volunteer and various NVC departments collaborated to make the event a… Read More


Northwest Vista College in collaboration with Microsoft, will develop a Microsoft Datacenter Academy, the only one in Texas and one of only seven in the U.S. The Microsoft Datacenter Academy at Northwest Vista College will begin welcoming students in spring 2022 and will be located in Pecan Hall. “This partnership gives students top-of the-line equipment… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following employee topics are available: COVID-19 Vaccine: Making the Decision Building Psychological Toughness Parents: Invest in Your Relationship Top 10 Ways to Prepare for Retirement Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More


In this month’s Deer Oaks newsletter, the following supervisor topics are available: Leaders: Managing Your Energy Levels 7 Habits of Highly Effective Supervisors Upcoming Webinars: 2021 Pandemic Support Webinar Series; Supervisor Excellence Webinar Series; April Online Seminar: The Steps to Financial Security Ask Your EAP! See this link for the articles.… Read More